Applications for Admission - Master of Arts in French Language Studies 2021/22

The Academic Registrar, Makerere University invites applications from suitable candidates for admission to the following program offered at the College of Humanities and Social Sciences for 2021/2022 Academic Year: 

Tuition Fees:

Academic Programme  Ugandans & East Africans International Applicants
Master of Arts in French Language Studies Shs. 5,OOO,OOO  Shs. 10,500,000 


All Graduate Programmes are PRIVATELY-SPONSORED. Therefore, applicants seeking sponsorship should have their applications endorsed by their respective sponsors where applicable. Applicants should note that fees payable to the University indicated above EXCLUDES functional fees, accommodation, books, research and other expenses.

Admission Requirements

In addition to General Admission Requirements of Makerere University, eligible candidates must have the following qualifications:

Either -an Honours Degree or equivalent in French Studies or a related field from a chartered and recognized University. 

Or -an Honours Degree or equivalent from a recognised French speaking University or an equivalent French speaking Institution of Higher Learning. 

Duration of Program 

Two Academic Years

Application Procedure:

1. Visit the Makerere University's Admissions URL and generate a Payment Reference Number (PRN) by following the guide below:-

2. Sign up using full name, e-mail and Mobile No. Please note that your name must be similar to the one on your supporting academic documents for your application to be considered valid.

3. A password will be sent to both your e-mail and mobile number.

4. The system will prompt you to change the password to the one you can easily remember.

5. To fill a form the applicant clicks on the APPLY NOW button displayed on the appropriate scheme i.e. Postgraduate and Taught PhD. 

6. Obtain a payment advice slip by clicking on "Pay for Form" button Application fee = Ugx 50,000 (East African a pplica nts) or Ugx 151,500 (International Applicants). For foreign applica nts, application fees can be transferred either by EFT or any other means in UGX to a designated URA collection account in Bank of Uganda as follows:
AccountNo: 003410158000002
7. Make a payment at any of the following Banks:
(a) Stanbic
(b) Post Bank
(c) Centenary Bank
(d) DFCU Bank
(e) UBA Bank
8. Print 2 copies of the filled biodata form and attach 2 certified copies of your academic documents, 2 copies of all other relevant academic documents, 2 passport photos and the three referees' letters of recommendation.
9. Submit in office No. 307; level 3 Senate Building Or email scanned copies of the mentioned documents to
10. Strictly observe the closing date of Friday 24th September, 2021.
Alfred Masikye Namoah