Uganda Christian University is led by the Vice Chancellor assisted by the Deputy Vice Chancellors and the College Principals. The University is also governed by the University Council and Senate.
The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda is the Chancellor of Uganda Christian University.
The Vice Chancellor
Assoc. Prof. Aaron Mushengyezi is the third and current Vice Chancellor of Uganda Christian University. He holds a Diploma in Education, Institute of Teacher Education Kyambogo (now Kyambogo University), BA (with First Class Honours), Makerere University, MA Makerere University and PhD, University of Connecticut, USA. Read More
The overall trustees of the University—the University Council—create policy, set mission and purpose, and are tasked with building and maintaining a successful organization. They ensure good management and adequate resources and they appoint and support the Office of the Vice Chancellor.
The Deans lead UCU’s schools and colleges. The Senior Leadership Team manages the operations of the institution through various administrative units.
The University Senate, chaired by the Vice Chancellor, is the chief deliberative body of the University; its membership is made up of representatives of the faculty, students, administrators, and deans.
Together, these offices and groups make up the leadership and university-wide governance structures.