Kyambogo University is a relatively new University created with the main aim of promoting and advancing knowledge and development of skills in Science, Technology and Education and such other fields having regards for quality, equity, progress and transformation of society.
Kyambogo University (KYU) is Uganda’s third public university established by the Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act 2001 and the Universities and Other Tertiary institutions’ (Establishment of Kyambogo University) instruments of 2003. It is a merger of the former Uganda Polytechnic Kyambogo (UPK), the Institute of Teacher Education, Kyambogo (ITEK), and the Uganda National Institute of Special Education (UNISE).
To be a Centre of Academic and Professional Excellence.
To advance and promote knowledge and development of skills in Science, Technology and Education, and in such other fields having regards for quality, equity, progress and transformation of society.
Kyambogo University Library was established in 2003 following the merger of the three principal institutions, namely UPK, ITEK and UNISE. Kyambogo University Library Services has three major centers, one on the East End known as Barclays Library, and the other on West End of the University and the other in the Special Needs and Rehabilitation Faculty known as Faculty of Special Needs and Rehabilitation Library (FSN&RL). There is also an Education Library based in the Faculty of Education.
Kyambogo Hill Campus
P.O. Box 1, Kyambogo
Tel: 0414 – 289139
Kyambogo University Official Website: http://www.kyu.ac.ug/