Academic Programmes

The University of Rwanda - College of Education is one of the six Colleges of the University of Rwanda governed by the Law No. 71/2013 of 10/09/2013 establishing the University of Rwanda (UR) and determining its mission, powers, organisation and functioning.

The College of Education is comprised of three campuses (Remera, Rukara & Kavumu Campuses) in which Schools have been established to offer programmes ranging from PhD to Diploma and Certificates. Please use the content/links below to view detailed list of Schools with their respective Programs

PhD Programmes
  • Doctorate of Philosophy by Research
Postgraduate Programmes
  • Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Management
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education
  • Postgraduate Diploma in School Guidance and Counselling
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Vocational and Technical Pedagogy
Undergraduate Programmes
  • Bachelor of Education (Hons), (Named Subject) (Secondary)
  • Bachelor of Education (Hons), (Named Subject) (Primary Teacher Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Hons) in Early Childhood Education
  • Certificate of Education for Diploma Holders
Undergraduate Programmes
  • Diploma in Education (Named Subject) (Upper Basic)
Postgraduate Programmes
  • Master of Education in Special Needs Education (MEd SNE)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Special Needs Education (PgD SNE)
Undergraduate Programmes
  • Bachelor of Education (Hons) (Special Needs Education) (Primary Teacher Education) [BEd (Hons) (SNE) (PTE)]
  • Diploma in Education (Special Needs Education) [Dip. Ed (SNE)]
Continuing Professional Development Programmes
  • Continuing Professional Development Diploma in Special Needs Education (CPDD SNE)
Undergraduate Programmes
  • Diploma in Education (Named Subject) (Upper Basic)

Modules by combinations Undergraduate programmes are designed in a way that illustrates combination of major subjects as well as qualification names and codes, module codes, number of credits etc. Open the attached files for more details.

File nameSizeDate MofifiedDowload
School of Education - Bachelor of Education1006.24 kb19 Sep, 2016
School of Education - Diploma in Education503.4 kb19 Sep, 2016

Modules and Programme Learning outcomes & Competencies All the programmes are designed on account of the understanding and skills that is expected to be achieved by the learner at the end of the programme. The key elements that have been taken into consideration include Knowledge and Understanding, Cognitive/Intellectual skills/Application of Knowledge, Generic competencies to mention but a few. Open the attached file to learn about the learning outcomes from Diploma up to Postgraduate programme.

File nameSizeDate MofifiedDowload
Postgraduate Studies - Module Learning outcome1,000 kb29 Sep, 2016
Bachelor - Module Learning outcomes4,883 kb29 Sep, 2016
Diploma - Module Learning outcomes1,220 kb29 Sep, 2016
Programme Learning Outcomes417 kb29 Sep, 2016