After years of daily effort and sleepless nights cramming for exams and finishing term papers, the day finally comes when you put on your caps and gowns to stand in line to receive the university diploma certifying that the time has come for you to make your entry into the real world.


UG provides a well-balanced, high-quality education in Science, Health, and Education.

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University of Gitwe in a better and more competitive Position.

After a recent audit by the Ministry of Education, The University of Gitwe increased it faculty team by 25% and its lab by 37%. It has also increased its library volumes by 27.5%, In total, 60% of new standards relate to faculty members and teaching laboratories, The University of Gitwe is excited for the future and very committed to an education of quality. It is in a better and more competitive position.

Programs offered by UG

Currently, UG has a definitive authorization to offer various programs in three faculties.


FACULTY OF MEDICINE(Temporarily unavailable, but will resume soon)

Our vision is to increase the number of excellent and professional physicians who are competitive nationally, regionally and internationally and leaders in medical education and research.




Lead the nation and influence the world through the impact of our research, educational programs and practice innovations on health.


MEDICAL LABORATORY (Temporarily unavailable, but will resume soon)

The MLT Program provides extensive training, including a clinical internship with supervised work experience.



The course emphasises the role of technology in the modern business environment, enabling our graduates to appreciate and utilise technology in meeting real-world business goals.



The Department of Education works in close partnership with schools, Local Authorities, NGOs and a range of cultural and educational organizations. We provide high-quality learning, teaching, and research as a means to a better future for all.


General Medicine Students in Lab he mission of the faculty of Medicine is to educate medical graduate students fellows in accordance with the highest professional standards; to prepare clinicians, qualified, competent physicians to practice patient-centered medicine of the highest standard; to identify and answer fundamental questions in the mechanisms, prevention and treatment of disease, in health care delivery, and in the basic sciences which will result in fostering a culture of innovation, problem-solving, and international collaboration.


Medical Laboratory! We shall train students to become highly qualified Medical Laboratory Technologists who will be able to:
* Perform tests with a high level of reliability.
* Ensure adherence to quality control systems.
* Ensure Total Quality Management.
* Develop skills that will ensure proper supervision of subordinate staff and effective communication with colleagues, patients and the general public and, Apply knowledge and skills with minimum supervision.

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The University of Gitwe Welcomes You!

South Province, Ruhango District,
P.O Box. 01 Nyanza,


Email: info@uog.ac.rw 
Phone: +250 784003503     
Phone: +250 788585067