The long term objectives of NIU are:

  1. To increase and sustain access to higher education and advancement of learning to all who satisfy the entry requirements.
  2. To expose participants to knowledge, skills and the enabling attitude necessary for  local, national and international development programs.
  3. To produce high caliber multi-skilled professionals proficient in harnessing the environment for sustainable development.
  4. To foster innovations, research and publications in resolving practical development problems.
  5. To provide resources and services which enhance growth and development at all levels.
  6. To strengthen partnership and networking globally.


Nile University is a Private University, with the aim of promoting quality education, academic excellence, professional practice, and integral growth and development.


A Center for quality education, and entergral growth and development

Contact Us

Nile University
P.O.BOX 1070, ARUA, Uganda.
Telephone 1: +256 476 421541
Telephone 2: +256 476 421542
Telephone 3: +256 476 421932


Nile University is located in Arua District in the North West of Uganda 5km from Arua on the Arua – Moyo road on a 32.1 acre piece of land.

The University is open to both male and female students.