For direct entry into the course these must be considered:
(a) Age limit 18 years and above
(b) Credits in English, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and three (3) credits or passes in any other subjects.
(c) Should have attained the above scores not longer than three years.
(d) Must satisfy the interview panel.
(e) Senior four and six leavers with credits in sciences at senior four.
(ii) Places available per intake 25; a total of 50
(iii) Gender: Female 10, Male 15
(iv) Intake is once a year in August
(v) Duration of the course; two years of four semesters
(vi) Award Certificate:
a. Registration License to practice as Laboratory Assistant is given by Uganda Allied Health Professions Board (UAHEB).
N.B. Candidates who completed senior four more than three years ago especially those who are working have a chance to be trained as laboratory assistants