What Is The Best Law School In Uganda

What is a Law School?

A law school is an institution or professional school specializing in legal education, usually involved as part of a process for becoming a judge, lawyer, or other legal professional within a given jurisdiction.

What Is The Best Law School In Uganda

Makerere University.

Mbarara University of Science and Technology.

Kyambogo University.

Gulu University.

Uganda Christian University.

Uganda Martyrs University.

Islamic University in Uganda.

What qualifications do I need to study law in Uganda?

“A”-Level Certificate of Education with at least two (2) Principal passes and a credit pass in the English language at “O” Level.

‘O’-Level Certificate of Education; plus a Diploma in Law from a recognized institution of higher Learning.

Mature Age Examination Certificate of Nkumba University.

How many years does it take to be a lawyer in Uganda?

The coursework leading to the award of a Bachelor of Laws degree in Uganda lasts four years. An internship at the undergraduate level is not compulsory.

The coursework is divided into compulsory and non-compulsory courses.

Is law a good career in Uganda?

Here in Uganda, the legal profession is a noble profession and lawyers are highly regarded people. It wasn’t until I enrolled in

law school that I discovered that there is more to the legal profession than societal status. I discovered that by being a lawyer I can do a lot for both myself and society.

What can one do with a law degree in Uganda?

Lawyers, in the Corporate/Transactional and Financial practices departments of law firms for graduates with a

Bachelor of Laws degree as their first degree; Legal and compliance officers for supervisory and regulatory authorities such as Bank of Uganda; National Environment Management Authority, etc.