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Queen's University
 

UGANDA

General Requirements

▪    Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) AND Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE). Candidates who complete seven subjects with at least three at the Advanced Level or equivalent (excluding the General Paper) will be eligible for admission consideration. Two Advanced Subsidiary (A/S) levels are considered equivalent to one Advanced Level subject, however, prerequisite courses must be at the Advanced Level for some programs.  All documentation must be official. Photocopies are not acceptable. Certified copies are acceptable if certified by the school principal, head or counsellor and received in a sealed school envelope. Notarized copies are not acceptable.

▪  Grades required for admission will vary by program but, based on the Uganda grading scale, the minimum average needed to fall within the competitive range is approximately B.

Program-Specific Requirements

Program [Application Code] Prerequisite Courses Required
Arts [QA] English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level
First Year Program in England [QIA]

English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level

Science [QS]

Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary Level.
Computing [QD] Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level.
Concurrent Education Arts [QB] English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level
Concurrent Education Science [QF] Mathematics and two of Biology, Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary Level.
Concurrent Education Computing [QG] Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level.
Fine Art [QT] English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Portfolio examination required.
Music [QM] English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Personal audition, interview and aural discriminations test required.
Concurrent Education Music [QMM] English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Personal audition, interview and aural discriminations test required.
Physical and Health Education [QPH] Biology at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level.
Kinesiology [QK] Biology, Mathematics and one of Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level.
Commerce [QC]

Mathematics at the Advanced Level. English at the Ordinary or Advanced Level. Minimum Mathematics predicted/final grade of B and minimum English predicted/final grade of B.

Engineering [QE]

Mathematics and either Chemistry or Physics at the Advanced Level. English, Chemistry, and Physics at the Ordinary Level. Minimum English final grade of C.

Nursing Science [QN]

Biology and Chemistry at the Advanced Level. English, Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics at the Ordinary Level. Minimum English final grade of C.

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