Criteria for Acceptance:

At Akilah, we are focused on enrolling students who are passionate and motivated to build exciting careers and become future leaders. The Admissions Process is structured in a way that allows the applicant to express her dreams, inspirations, skills, and ideas. Through the admissions process we assess:

  1. English Fluency: Through a series of oral and written assessments, applicant’s listening, reading, writing, and grammatical skills are tested.

  2. Passion: Passion for studying and discovering a particular Akilah Diploma Program, as the foundation of their future career. Applicants can choose from Information Systems, Entrepreneurship and Hospitality Management.

  3. Personal Motivation: Throughout our assessments, we will also examine applicant’s demonstrated personal motivations. We believe that strong personal motivation is the driving force to success.

  4. Academic Excellence: Lastly, we will review each applicant’s National Exam Results to ensure that applicants have met our minimum standard for National Exams (dependant on combination type and the year the National Exam was taken).

Requirements to apply:

  1. Completed Online Application

  2. Senior 6 Report Card

  3. National Exam Results

  4. National ID (Or Passport for International Applicants)

  5. Successfully pass all Akilah Admissions Assessments

Admissions Timeline:

Review the Admissions timeline below to know important dates to apply, take exams and interview.

We will notify applicants of exam and assessment appointments through an SMS to the phone number listed on the online application.

How to Apply:

All applications must submitted online:


If you have a problem with the application please contact us ( or visit our office in Kibagabaga, 100 meters from the hospital, opposite the Gasabo Court for assistance.