Our Vision and Mission


To be a University that is nationally and internationally recognized for excellence in teaching, learning, research, advancement of knowledge and community engagement.


To provide quality higher education, training and research for the betterment of society guided by ethical values.

Core Values

  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Reliability
  • Action based on Institutional Ethos
  • Quality


“Virtute et sapientia duc mundum”: In wisdom, lead the world

Inspired by those by whose name we are called the Martyrs of Uganda; source of our strength, our courage and our hope; guide us in virtue to lead the world Virtute et Sapientia!
May we remain faithful to the name; Uganda Martyrs University; a place of love, where it is good to be; guide us in wisdom to lead the world Virtute et Sapientia!