ST. NEKTARIOS ORTHODOX COLLEGE AND SEMINARY (SNOCAS)

P.O. BOX 74616, CLOCK TOWER
KAMPALA UGANDA EAST AFRICA

If you are a Theologian, you will pray truly, and if you pray truly, you are a Theologian - Evagrios the Solitary.

St. Nektarios Orthodox College and Seminary (SNOCAS) is an institution of higher learning located in Nansana Zone II B. It offers both secular and theological education accessible to those that desire to incorporate spiritual growth with academic professional development under the patronage of St. Nektarios of Aegina.

The college offers a variety of secular programs, all leading to certificates, diplomas and degrees in Business Administration, Nursery Teaching Education, Public Administration, English and French speaking and writing, etc., while the Seminary training is designed chiefly for qualified Orthodox candidates who wish to prepare themselves for ordination to the priestly ministry in the Orthodox Church.

The seminary offers a certificate in theological studies. This certificate is designed for Orthodox clergy and laity who wish to broaden their knowledge of Church history, theology, and pastoral practice of the Orthodox Church.

The certificate of theological studies requires the completion of 20 credit hours accomplished in two years.

The course is divided into the following semesters:

First Semester:
  • Principles of Orthodoxy
  • Old Testament I
  • New Testament I
  • Liturgics I
  • Prayer
Second Semester:
  • Old Testament II
  • New Testament II
  • Liturgics II
  • Church History
  • Homiletics
Third Semester:
  • Patrology I
  • Dogmatic Theology I
  • Pastoral Theology
  • Comparative Theology
  • Catechesis
Fourth Semester:
  • Canon Law
  • Patrology II
  • Dogmatic Theology II
  • Moral Theology
  • Fundamentals of Orthodox Spirituality


SNOCAS TEACHING STAFF

St. Nektarios Orthodox College and Seminary has an international staff of both Ugandans and overseas lecturers. The lecturers are highly qualified with mostly Masters and Ph.D. degrees, with extensive teaching and professional experience around the world.


ADVANTAGES OF ST. NEKTARIOS ORTHODOX COLLEGE AND SEMINARY


OTHER BENEFITS
Get ahead in your career

There are many ways to acquire new skills, whether you prefer online training modules, YouTube educational videos, open source courses (such as MIT's), books, or finding expert mentors online. We can give you these opportunities to improve your skills in your professional life.

International Community of students

We are a part of the Genuine Orthodox Church’s system of education, which is present in more than 10 countries of the world. Keep in contact with different cultures and learn more about humanity.

Study on your own schedule

The flexible nature of e-learning makes it easy to incorporate into our everyday life. Some people seek it out for additional learning opportunities, and for career advancement. Help the environment while you are studying in your home!

Work with us for a better World!

We have a lot of programs which are directed to help poor people. Your contribution is an important aid to those who are excluded from social convenience. Be a part of this and donate!

Continue your integration with the world through post-graduation degrees

We have Master, PHD and MBA programs. We all have different skills, experiences and personalities and react differently to whatever environment we are in. Explore our programs with qualified teachers.

Graduation in 2 years

Complete your studies with quality in a short time. It is completely possible with our e-learning program. We also offer full-time programs at our campus in Uganda.


WHAT ARE THE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS?

WHEN AND HOW CAN I APPLY?

You should fill in the application form along with the materials listed on the form and the tuition for the semester. The application form costs (100,000/=) which is equivalent to USD $30.

You should visit the SNOCAS main campus at Nansana or other study centers all over the country, or you can also visit our liaison offices located at Jinja Municipality on Kamuli Rd on Kyabazinga close. You can also call: +256434660508 or + 256 779 768 503.

Website: www.trueorthodoxy.org/af/uganda
Email: snocass@gmail.com


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BANK ACCOUNT

ACCOUNT NAME: BYZANTINE ORTHODOX CHURCH OF UGANDA

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 6006722995
NAME OF THE BANK: Absa
CORRESPONDENT BANK: CITIBANK NEW YORK

CURRENCY: UGANDA SHILLINGS
SWIFT ADDRESS: CITIUS33

MOBILE MONEY MTN: +256 779 768503