(A)Diploma in Music Dance and Drama
There are two possibilities of being admitted to the Diploma in Music Dance and Drama:
(a)Direct entry scheme: candidates should be holders of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of education or its equivalent with at least two principle passes.
(b) Entry through special examinations:
(i) Be a practicing artist affiliated to any performing theatre company, group or a department of government.
(ii) Be a holder of a Uganda Certificate of Education or its equivalent.
(iii)Have passed a special entry university examination usually held in December.
(B) Bachelor of Arts Degrees:
There are three possibilities of being admitted to Bachelor of Arts degrees in Music, Dance and Drama and these are:
(i) Direct entry scheme: candidates should be holders of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of education or its equivalent with at least two principle passes.
(ii) Mature Age Scheme: One should have passed a university mature entry examination.
(iii)Diploma Entry Scheme: One should be a holder of a diploma in any of the performing arts or any related field.
Note: For admission to a Bachelor of Arts in Music, one should have done music as a principle subject at A level or be a holder of a diploma with music as one of the major subjects studied.
(C) Post Graduate Programmes
For Masters Courses, one should be a holder of a Bachelors’ degree or its equivalent in a related field from a recognizable university.
Makerere University | Department of Music, Dance and Drama | P.O BOX 7062 Kampala Uganda | Tel. +256414541219