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Bachelor of Fashion & Design


The Bachelor of Fashion and Design program is designed to nurture and develop creative individuals with a passion for fashion and design. This comprehensive program equips students with the knowledge, skills, and industry experience necessary to succeed in the dynamic and ever-evolving world of fashion.

Admission Requirements

UCE and UACE Certificates with 2 Principle passes, or Diploma from a recognized Institution of Higher Learning in a relevant discipline.

Prospective applicants whose final high school grades are in percentages and average points system e.g. Sudan, DRC, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia and others must have their grades first equated or standardized by Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) before admission to YMCA Comprehensive Institute.

Kenyan applicants for degree programmes should hold either;

The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) holders must have a minimum Grade of C+ and above, OR

The Kenyan Advanced Certificate of Education “GCE or A-levels” applicants must have at least 2 principal passes or its equivalent.

Program Highlights

Industry-Driven Curriculum: The curriculum is carefully crafted to align with the latest industry trends and demands, ensuring that students are equipped with relevant skills and knowledge to excel in the fashion industry.

Creative Studio Environment: Students have access to state-of-the-art design studios, cutting-edge technology, and specialized equipment, providing them with a stimulating and dynamic learning environment.

Industry Partnerships and Internships: The program fosters strong partnerships with leading fashion houses, designers, retailers, and industry professionals. Students have the opportunity to gain valuable industry exposure through internships, collaborations, and real-world projects.

Faculty of Industry Experts: Our faculty comprises accomplished fashion designers, industry professionals, and experienced educators who bring their expertise and insights into the classroom, providing students with practical guidance and mentorship.

Professional Development: Alongside technical and creative skills, the program emphasizes professional development, including communication skills, portfolio development, business acumen, and entrepreneurial skills to prepare students for a successful career in the fashion industry.

Functional Fees
Functional fees paid by each new student.
Item Semester 1 Semester 2
Application Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Registration Fee – Per Year 30,000 N/A
Identity Card – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Examination Fee - Per Semester 100,000 100,000
Library Fee – Per Semester 70,000 70,000
Development Fee – Per Year 60,000 N/A
Guild Fee – Per Year 25,000 N/A
Sports Fee – Per Year 20,000 N/A
Medical Fee – Per Year 50,000 30,000


A UGX 20,000 NCHE Fee is paid annually and directly to the National Council for Higher Education by the applicant upon enrolment.

Hostel accommodation for male and female students is available at Buwambo Campus at a fee of UGX 550,000 per quarter (Inclusive of accommodation and meals).

All students in the hostel will be required to bring toiletries.

Where to Bank

All payments should be made in any of the following Banks or their Branches throughout the country in the name of YMCA Comprehensive Institute.

Bank Account Number
Bank of Africa 02022350002
Housing Finance Bank 121160377300
Centenary Bank 3710600053
Stanbic Bank 9030005853000
Equity Bank 1039200875951

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