Mountains of the Moon University is unique in Uganda as it was founded by the community, is owned by the community, is governed by the community and is answerable to the community of the Rwenzori Region in Western Uganda; it is the first of its kind in the country.
The ownership of the University by the community is expressed through its representation on the University’s governing bodies, which are elected by members of the community. Mountains of the Moon University is not affiliated with but is supported by the local councils and governments, local religious groups, businesses and individuals within the Rwenzori Region.
By establishing the University in this way we can remain very sensitive to the needs and aspirations of the communities in the region, and that the courses offered and the manner in which they are taught are relevant to the needs of the community
MMUA (the Alumni Association) was concieved in 2005 when the university officially commenced academic business in the Rwenzori Region. She remained pregnant with this baby for up to
In 2011, Mountains of the Moon University (MMU) unveiled its 10 Year Strategic Plan. The purpose of this document is to articulate the vision, mission, core values and objectives of the University. It also provides the