The Undergraduate programmes offered by the University of The Gambia are as follows:

1. The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

  • BSc – Agriculture
  • BSc – Environmental Science (A new program)

2. School of Arts and Sciences

  • BSc Chemistry
  • BSc Physics
  • BSc Mathematics
  • BSc Biology
  • BA English 
  • BA French
  • BSc Political Science
  • BA History
  • BA Islamic Studies
  • BA Development Studies


3. School of Business and Public Administration

  • BSc Economics
  • BSc Management
  • BSc Marketing
  • BSc Accountancy
  • BSc Banking and Finance
  • BA Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • BA Public Administration

4. School of Information Technology

  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Communications and Media and Wireless Technology (at the planning stage)


5. School of Education

  • Subject Undergraduate Courses in 10 teaching subjects offered in the Senior Secondary Schools


6. The Faculty of Law

  • LLB Degree


7. School of Medicine and Allied Health Sciences

· BSc Nursing

· BSc Public and Environmental Health

· MB/ChB Medicine 


8. School of Journalism and Digital Media

· BA Journalism

The graduate school programmes prepare students for academic and professional careers in the University of The Gambia, and other institutions of higher learning, by equipping students with wide range of advanced level training in acquiring knowledge and skills in relevant areas.

The graduate programmes that are  currently offered at UTG and in collaboration with partner Universities are as follows:

  • MA in French with The University of Limoges in France
  • MBA in International Business with Amity University in India
  • MSc in Community Health Nursing by UTG
  • MA in African History by UTG
  • MSc in Environmental and Occupational Health with the University of IOWA and the University of Illinois – Springfield USA
  • MSc in Health Promotion and Development
  • MSc in Mathematical Modelling with the University of Gaston-Berger in Senegal
  • MSc in Sectorial Analysis and Management of the Educational System with UNESCO Pole De Dakar
  • MSc Research in Climate Change  & Education in collaboration with WASCAL (

The University of The Gambia was established by an Act of the National Assembly of the Gambia in March 1999.  The enactment, which was a bold step to fulfill a long-standing desire of the people of The Gambia and to respond to several years of advocacy both within and outside the country for a university, ended years of indecision on the university question.


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