Centre 4 Peace studies
The Centre 4 Peace Studies (C4P) was established by Busoga University in Uganda and Hearts 4 Peace Uganda Branch effective January 12, 2012. C4P was established to meet the current demand for peace workers in the private, public, and civil society organizations in the great lakes region.

The Centre 4 Peace studies was established after realizing that peace and conflicts are inextricably intertwined with poverty, violence, human rights, security, good governance, and community development. The University is proud to host the 1st ever interdisciplinary peace and conflict studies centre in the great lakes region.

For the 2012 Academic Year, The Center 4 Peace Studies (C4P) is offering several programs and is hereafter inviting the general public to apply for the  following courses;

A Postgraduate Diploma in Peace and Conflict Studies
A Bachelors in Peace and Conflict Studies (3 Years)
This program is designed as a comprehensive overview of the humanities with a concentration on peace and conflict studies. Students are facilitated to critically analyze and examine the interface between peace and development, conflict and poverty, violence and security, human rights and advocacy activism, conflict management and political stability, among many others with an interest in the current job demands for good knowledge and skills foundation in various sub-fields of social sciences.
Diploma in Peace & Conflict Studies (2 Years)
This course is designed as a highly participatory applied study program suitable for students looking for hands on skills in various humanities with a concentration on peace and conflict studies. The program is a perfect choice for students working or wishing to work with civil society organization, consultants, development planners, schools, faith based institutions, armed forces, counselors, change agents, freelance trainers, and many otherz.
Diploma in Networking & Advocacy (2 Years)
This course is a highly participatory learning program designed to suite working students and those hoping to build networks and initiate advocacy campaigns for promotion of human rights, mass media campaigns, community development, democracy and good governance. To this end, students will explore these issues at a personal, inter-group, workplace, community, family, national and international levels.
Academic Certificates (1 Year))
  • Conflict Transformation and Peace building
  • Networking and Advocacy
  • Change Management
  • Anger Management
  • Stress Management
  • Training the Trainer in Peace Education
Download online application forms here and chose your entry level.

Please note: These Academic programs are offered on Long distance, weekend, weekdays and evening arrangements at Busoga University Iganga Campus, Jinja and Kampala Study Centers.

Find out more at www.hearts4peace.com or call us now in Jinja +256-772-348-488, Kampala +256-705-746-280, Iganga +256-751-941-302:
Email: c4p@busogauniversity.ac.ug
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