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About Lira University

A Beacon Centre for Applied Sciences and Technology

Lira University is one of the public Universities in Uganda. It started as a Constituent College of Gulu University in 2009 and attained autonomy as a fully-fledged Public University through an Act Parliament under Statutory Instrument 2015 No. 35 on the 16th July, 2015.

It was established on a niche of training students in Health Sciences. It has the first University Teaching Hospital in Uganda.

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Why Study at Lira University

Our Mission is to provide access to Higher Education and Research and to conduct professional training for the delivery of appropriate Health Services directed towards sustainable healthy Community and Environment

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E-Learning Service

Open Distance & e-Learning (ODeL) system has been adopted

Open Distance and E-Learning (ODEL) system is a blended way of teaching and learning which shall endorse continuous learning on and off campus.

To access the E-Learning platform, please go to TheBEE. To log into this platform, you shall be required to fill in your University Email address as Username and password created by the ICT Department.

You can acccess the site at:

Lira University's Teaching Hospital

Lira University Teaching Hospital

The first Teaching Hospital in Uganda

Lira University Hospital is well known for training medical and allied health students. The hospital also offers clinical services to the communities in and around the University and sometimes even referrals for outside the Lango sub region. It is a 110 bed hospital…..

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Lyte is a housing and real estates application that provides listings of properties like hostels, rentals, apartments, office space, studio rooms and land for the public to view, book, rent, or buy.

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