Study at Belgorod University- Russia

Belgorod Shukhov State Technology University (BSTU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Makerere University, to enable the two universities collaborate in the areas of research, training, and staff and student exchange. BSTU is one of the leading technological universities in the Russian Federation. It is located in the city of Belgorod in the south-western part of Russia, 600 kilometres from Moscow. Under the MoU, Makerere University, College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology will train first year students on behalf of Belgorod University, following the curriculum of BSTU.

The students admitted to programmes of BSTU, will undertake their first year of study at Makerere University. On successful completion of the first year of study, the students will proceed to BSTU to join the second year of study.

Tuition Fees

In their first year of study, which will be undertaken at Makerere University main campus, students will pay tuition fee of  UGX 1,800,000/= per semester, excluding functional fees. On joining BSTU for the second year of study, students will pay BSTU tuition fees, approximately USD 2,500 per year.

Programmes and Duration of Study

Applications for the academic year 2012/2013 are invited for study in the following programmes:

Programme Duration
BSc. Industrial and Civil Engineering 4 years
BSc. Mechanical and Machine Engineering 4 years
BSc. Electrical and Power Engineering 4 years

Admission Requirements

The Direct Entry Scheme: An applicant must have obtained two advanced level Principal passes at the same sitting of the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education or its equivalent.

Weight 3: (Essential) – Mathematics

Weight 2: (Relevant) – Best two from: Physics, Technical Drawing, Economics, Chemistry, or Geography


Diploma Holders Entry Scheme: Holders of the Uganda National Examinations Board Ordinary Technical Diploma or its equivalent can be admitted to the programme. Applicants should have obtained a Credit Class diploma and passed building construction and drawing with at least a Credit Pass in Mathematics.


Commencement of Studies

Successful applicants will commence studies at Makerere University, College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology in mid October, 2012. Students who successfully complete their first year of study will proceed to Belgorod for their second year of study in August 2013.

Application and Deadline

Application forms and further information may be obtained from the office of the College Registrar, Room 243, College of Engineering, Design, Art and Technology (CEDAT ) Old Building on payment of an application fee of UGX 50,000/=. Details of the account for payment may be obtained from the same office. The deadline for submission of application forms is 8th October, 2012.


Attachment Name Attachment Type
Study at Belgorod University- Russia DOC PDF