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St. Francis School of Health Sciences (SFRASH) was established in 2013.

The school was inspected by the Ministry of Education and Sports on 22/07/2013, accredited by the Ministry of Health through Allied Health Professions Council and has an accredited centre for Allied Health Exams ie The Uganda Allied Health Examinations Board (UAHEB/056).


To provide professional practitioners with knowledge, skills and professional attitudes necessary to accurately serve while demostrating an extra-ordinary compassion and commitment to the service of others.


To prepare individuals who enter the health profession as personels with knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to achieve competence and to demostrate continued professionalism for betterment of humanity.


Our core values define who we are, how we live and how we work together so as to create a compelling and sustainable future. We therefore strive for:- 




Christ Centredness




Honesty & Accountability


SFRASH is located in a wide spacious environment with state of the art medical skills facilities that is to say medical skills lab and medical skills lab to ensure academic excellency and proper health care service delivery.

The tutors/ lecturers are practitioners with very many years experience in their respective fields and this creates an exciting and innovative learning environment.
SFRASH is a multi-disciplinary college with allied health courses like medical lab techniques and non -allied health courses with a medical leanage like public health, medical records, health counseling and social care.
The college has an accredited Uganda Allied Health Examination Board (UAHEB) Centre for allied health exams.
SFRASH provide the best learning environment with condusive hostels, a resource centre using both a state of the art ICT lab and library where even E-learning using the E-library can be done with effectiveness and ease.
At SFRASH we are proud to give you a truly world class learning environment, helping u to move forward with your chosen career. 
We are committed to the improvement of health service delivery and the transformation of healthcare service delivery through equiping our students with up-to-date skills that fits and improves health care services both in Uganda, Africa and the world as a whole.
This is ensured by our committed team of lecturers and available learning facilities that includes skills labs and models for practice.
We also emphasise a value based approach to learning that is both considerate of the student and the patient who is the final consumer in the health care delivery ie patients' centrally is a key during our training.
Finally by choosing to study with us you will benefit from our firm outlook, which will help you foster the broadest appreciation of your discipline.



Any one can join SFRASH only when he or she meets the minimum requirements for the available courses.
Any candidate with the right qualifications pays an application fee of shs. 60,000/- (sixty thousand shillings) and he or she shall be issued with a set of application forms which should be filled and returned back to the college.

Candidates can also apply online by downloading the applications, fill them and then upload them as directed on the online application page. Click here for more info.

Successful candidates are issued with an admission form for May or August Intake.
Application forms can be picked at the college office found at Namataba - Off Jinja highway [Mukono District] or Download online and fill them before delivering to the college.


All courses have May and August intakes.

Diploma in Medical
Records Management
& Informatics

  • Admission Requirements
  • Available for May and September intakes
  • - O’ level with at least 5 passes
  • - A’ level with atleast one  principal pass in any subject & two subsidiary passes.
  • Course Duration: 2years

Diploma in Public Health

  • Admission Requirements
  • - O’ level with at least 5 passes
  • - A’ level with atleast one principal  pass & 2 subsidiaries in science subjects.
  • Course Duration: 2years

Diploma in Biomedical

  • Admission Requirements

  • - O’ level at least 5 passes
  • - A’ level with atleast one principal  pass in Physics & two subsidiary passes in any science subject preferably Biology.
  • Course Duration: 2years

Diploma in Health
Counselling & Social Care

  • Admission Requirements
  • - O’ level with at least 5 passes
  • - A’ level with atleast one principal  pass in any subject & two subsidiary  passes.

  • Course Duration: 2years

Access E-learning resources here.


Diploma in Clinical Medicine
and Community Health

  • Admission Requirements.
  • - Principal pass in Biology and a  subsidiary pass in Chemistry plus a subsidiary pass in any science subject.

  • Course Duration: 3years

Diploma in Medical
Laboratory Technology

  • Admission Requirements.
  • - O’ level with at least 5 passes
  • - A’ level with atleast one principal  pass in Biology or Chemistry & a subsidiary in any science subject.

  • Course Duration: 3years

Diploma in Clinical &
Community Nutrition

  • Admission Requirements.
  • O’ level with at least 5 passes
  • - A Principal pass in Biology or Food
  • & Nutritionand any two subsidiaries  in sciences subjects.

  • Course Duration: 3years

Diploma in Pharmacy

  • Admission Requirements.
  • -O’ with at least 5 passes
  • -A’ level a principal pass in Chemistry  or Biology & two subsidiaries in science subjects

  • Course Duration: 3years

You can download our application form from this site.


Certificate in Medical
Laboratory Techniques

  • Course Requirements.
  • - O’ level with atleast 5 passes  including Maths, English, Physics, Biology, Chemistry.

  • Course Duration: 2years

Certificate in Medical
Records & Health Informatics

  • Course Requirements.
  • - O’ level with atleast 5 passes  including Maths and English.

  • Course Duration: 2years


Sfrash takes care of anyone who is already in service to persue a course.

  1. Diploma in Health Promotion & Education - Course Duration: 2years
  2. Diploma in Medical Records & Health Informatics - Course Duration: 2years
  3. Diploma in Health care Mgt & Leadership - Course Duration: 2years
  4. Diploma in Public Health - Course Duration: 2years


SFRASH has produced over 1,750 granduates into the health service!

“I chose SFRASH
because of its good
reputation in the job market, low tuition & available accommodation for students”.

“I liked the friendly atmosphere there and the fact the teachers were really close to the students and motivational.”

“The mode of learning
in SFRASH that involves
strong collaboration with
different hospitals was instrumental in shaping my skills much required
in today healthcare delivery.”

“The facilities at
SFRASH is impeccable
& the variety of services
available made me always
feel very supported”.

“The fact that
SFRASH is accredited
by NCHE & Allied Health
Proffesionals Council
influenced my decision to
join it”.

“Studying with SFRASH was an unforgettable experience,
studying in an institute with
many programs made me
network which is instrumental
to my position at the job now”.


P.o Box 111, Mukono (U)

Physical Location: Nakifuma County, Nagojje Sub-county - Namataba - Mukono District.
- Along Jinja Highway  



Phone: 0392-158476
Mobile: 0753-309268 | 0772-309268


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