Office of the Vice Chancellor


Prof. Aaron Mushengyezi is the Vice Chancellor of Uganda Christian University (UCU). He holds a PhD from the University of Connecticut, USA, a MA degree from Makerere University, as well as well as a BA (with First Class Honours).

He previously worked with Makerere University as an Associate Professor and Dean of the School of Languages, Literature and Communication in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Prof. Mushengyezi also headed the Department of Journalism and Communication at Makerere. He has authored and co-edited seven books and several academic articles in peer-reviewed journals and monographs. Prof. Mushengyezi has won and coordinated various research grants and managed partnerships with many national and international universities and agencies. He is married with four children.

Office of the Vice Chancellor
The Vice Chancellor serves as the chief academic, financial and administrative officer of the university. He advances the university’s mission and vision and ensures compliance with the legal requirements and expectations of the Government of Uganda and its organs. 
The Vice Chancellor plays a pivotal role in the development and management of resources, ensuring that university facilities and programmes are modern, excellent, and efficiently managed. Additionally, he oversees the recruitment of high-quality personnel, fostering their professional development to enhance their contribution to the university. Furthermore, the Vice Chancellor is committed to promoting excellence in academics, research, and community engagement, thereby upholding the university’s standards of achievement and impact.
Esther Aguku
Executive Officer
Kitonsa Veronica Masinde
Executive Assistant

Official Documents from the Vice Chancellors Office

While all university offices are aligned to the office of the Vice Chancellor, the following offices are directly under the Vice Chancellor’s supervision.

  1. Directorate of Research, Partnerships and Innovation
  2. Department of Communication and Public Relations
  3. University Chaplaincy
  4. Internal Audit
  5. Quality Assurance Directorate
  6. The Legal Office

Contact Information

Assoc. Prof. Aaron Mushengyezi
Vice Chancellor
Uganda Christian University
P. O. Box 4,
Mukono, Uganda.