Pay School Fees

Paying for school fees is easy, safe, and convenient with MTN Mobile Money. ​​

 Benefits of using MTN Mobile Money;

  • This is a simple process and is extremely time-saving.
  • The service is available on your phone so you can pay fees at any time from anywhere.
  • This is an affordable service.

Note: Student ID is provided by the school.

 

For “Primary – University and Flexi Pay”

Step 1: Dial *165*4# and Choose option 3 >School Fees  or  click *165*4*3#
Step 2: Choose Primary- University if the school has registered with the platform or Flexi Pay if you use Stanbic Bank. Make sure your school accepts payment from the option you’re going to select to avoid making the payment twice.
Step 3: Choose Pay Fees
Step 4: Enter the school registration code provided by the school.
Step 5: It will show you the School Name
Step 6: Enter Student’s name as a reason to be uniquely identified.
Step 7: Enter Amount
step 8: Confirm payment after which the message can be presented to the school for confirmation.

 

For School Pay, Bridge international and Magezi harvest

Step 1: Dial *165*4# and Choose option 3 >School Fees or click  *165*4*3#
Step 2: Select Channel to use i.e School Pay, Bridge international, or Magezi harvest
Step 3: Choose Pay Fees
Step 4: Enter the student number, provided by the school.
Step 5: It will show you the student name and class plus the outstanding balance, Enter the amount you want to pay and follow the remaining prompts

 

For MyMTN App

Step 1:Log into the MTN MoMo app
Step 2:Select Pay Bill
Step 3Select School Fees
Step 4:Select preferred option (Primary – Secondary, FlexiPay, School Pay)
Step 5:Enter Student Id/ School code and amount
Step 6:Confirm Payment
You will get a confirmation SMS with details of payment after which you will present to the school for reconciliation.

Savings and Loans

MoKash is a service that provides customers the ability to save and borrow using their phones. Customers can save while earning an interest or take out short term loans at a reasonable fee.

The customer does not have to visit any bank to fill out forms.

To activate a customer should dial *165*5# and enter their MTN Mobile Money PIN.

Getting started.

  • To use the service you have to be an MTN customer and active on MTN Mobile Money.
  • Dial *165*5# to get started.
  • You will be prompted to enter your MTN Mobile Money PIN to activate your MoKash account.

Cost

  • Activation of a MoKash account is
  • Any transactions between MoKash and Mobile Money are free. Ie Savings, Auto savings, Loans, Loan payment, Account balance check.

Interest Rates – Savings.

You can save a minimum of UGX 50 up to any amount depending on KYC level

Amount Interest
1 – 300,000 2%
300,001 – 800,000 3%
800,001 – 1,600,000 4%
>  1,600,000 5%

Interest Rates – Loans

You can borrow between UGX 3,000 to UGX 1,000,000 depending on your loan limit at a fee of 9%.

FAQs

You can access all the frequently asked questions here.

Terms and Conditions

You can access all the terms and conditions here.

Payments

Goods and services

Paying for goods and services is easy, safe and convenient with MTN Mobile Money. ​​​Pay for any of the following services; Utilities, Pay TV, School Fees, Fees and Taxes, Lotto and many others.

Dial *165*4# to get started.

Pay KCCA fees using MTN Mobile Money

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) is the governing body of the capital city and administers the city on behalf of the central government.

The authority is responsible for the assessment, collection and accountability of revenues collected from revenue sources such as trading license, fees, ground rent, property tax, penalties/fines, rentals, hotel tax and other fees collected from various City operators.

MTN customers can pay their KCCA licenses, fees and taxes using MTN Mobile Money. All you have to do is dial *165#, select ‘Fees and Taxes’ and then choose KCCA.

Thereafter, you will have to enter the payment reference number, the amount and then confirm payment by entering your MTN Mobile Money PIN.

 

Pay URA taxes and fees using MTN Mobile Money

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has partnered with MTN to facilitate payment of taxes using MTN Mobile Money.

MTN customers can pay their URA fees and taxes using MTN Mobile Money by dialling *165#, selecting ‘Fees and Taxes’ and then choosing URA.

There are two payment options

  • With PRN (Payment Reference Number)
  • Without PRN
Amount (in UShs) Rates (in UShs)
500 – 2 500 190
2 501 – 5 000 330
5 001 – 15 000 1 000
15 001 – 30 000 1 600
30 001 – 45 000 2 000
45 001 – 60 000 2 650
60 001 – 125 000 3 500
125 001 – 250 000 3 950
250 001 – 500 000 5 050
500 001 – 1 000 000 10 700
1 000 001 – 2 000 000 20 500
2 000 001 – 4 000 000 40 000
Donations

​With MTN Mobile Money you can now do your part to give back to the community with MTN’s quick and convenient Mobile Money Donations service.

  • Step 1: Dial *165#
  • Step 2: Select ‘Donations’
  • Step 3: Select the option you would like to make a donation to
  • Step 4: Enter your payment reference
  • Step 5: Follow prompts
  • Step 6: Enter the amount
  • Step 7: Enter your Mobile Money PIN
  • Step 8: You will receive a notification

​See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

 

MTN MoMocard

MTN has partnered with Mastercard to offer customers the ability to make online payments using a virtual card – MTN MoMocard.

The payments are made from the customer’s MTN MoMo account.

Simply dial *165*70# and select option 1 (Create MTN MoMocard). You will be prompted to enter your MTN MoMo PIN.
The MTN MoMocard details are sent to the customer via SMS message.

It costs UGX 1,000 to create the MTN MoMocard.

Register On MoMo

Using MTN Mobile Money

MTN Mobile Money offers a wide range of functionality, from sending and receiving money to paying for goods and services. But in order to take advantage of these features, you need to first register. Download this document for Mobile Money Consumer Terms and Conditions.​ ​​​​

To register for Mobile Money, follow any one of these two easy processes:

In store

Step 1: Visit your nearest authorized Mobile Money agent.

Step 2:Upgrade your SIM to a Mobile Money-enabled card using a SIM swap.

Step 3: The agent will take you through the registration process.

Step 4: Fill out the physical registration form and bring the original document (plus a copy of) any of the following:

  • Valid passport;
  • Driver’s license;
  • Company ID;
  • Government ID;
  • Tax certificate;
  • LC certificate; or
  • Voter’s card

Step 5: Complete your registration by opening an account with a balance of UGX 0

 

At home

Step 1: Download the registration form

Step 2: Fill it out

Step 3: Drop it off at the nearest MTN service point with a copy of your ID and passport photograph.

Or

Email a scanned copy of the form together with your ID and passport photograph to register@mtn.co.ug.

Registration is free of charge.

To learn more about registering for Mobile Money, call us on 122 or 100. You can also log your request at www.twitter.com/mtnug OR www.facebook.com/mtnug

FAQs

Mobile Money Tariffs

Financial Services

ATM Cash out

You are able to withdraw MTN Mobile Money from many Crane Bank, Centenary Bank and Bankom ATMs across the country.

How to withdraw money on the phone 

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select ‘Financial Services’

Step 3: Select ‘ATM Cash out’

Step 4: Generate a TIN

Step 5: Enter your MTN Mobile Money PIN

Step 6: You will receive a cash TIN

Step 7: Find nearest Crane back or Interswitch ATM and use the TIN to complete the cash out

Note: The TIN code is only valid for 10 minutes

How to withdraw money on the phone at the ATM Machine

 Step 1: Wait or press any button for the MTN Mobile Money interface to appear on the screen

Step 2: Select MTN Mobile Money

Step 3: Enter your phone number

Step 4: Enter the amount you wish to withdraw

Step 5: Enter the TIN code which was sent to you on your phone

Step 6: Choose whether or not you require a receipt for your withdrawal, then press ‘OK’

Step 7: The machine will then dispense the cash and the receipt (if requested)

Step 8: You will also receive a message on your phone confirming the transaction

Cost

See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

 Find ATM troubleshooting FAQ here

Get money from a bank account

You can withdraw money from your bank account to your MTN Mobile Money account.

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select ‘Financial Services’

Step 3: Select ‘Get Money from a Bank Account’

Step 4: Enter amount (UShs)

Step 5: Enter your MTN Mobile Money PIN

Step 6: You will receive a confirmation message

Cost

See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

Transfer money to a bank account

You can transfer money from your MTN Mobile Money account to your bank account.

How to:

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select ‘Financial Services’

Step 3: Select ‘Transfer Money to a Bank Account’

Step 4: Enter amount (UShs)

Step 5: Enter your MTN Mobile Money PIN

Step 6: You will receive a confirmation message

Cost: 

See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

 

Savings and loans

Get a savings account or take a loan with MTN Mobile Money

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select ‘Financial Services’

Step 3: Select ‘Savings and Loans’

Step 4: Select the action you would like to perform

Step 5: Follow the prompts

Cost:

See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

Quick cash loans

MTN Mobile Money enables you to borrow a quick loan

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select ‘Financial Services’

Step 3: Select ‘Quick Cash Loan’

Step 4: You will receive a message about the interest to be charged

Step 5: Continue by selecting the amount (UShs)

Cost:

See Mobile Money Tariffs for rates.

 

Pay With MTN MoMoPay

This is a service that enables merchants receive payment for goods and services using MTN Mobile Money. It is accessible using *165*3# for both customers and merchants. With MoMoPay, merchants can sell airtime and earn commission, pay suppliers, pay salaries as well as transfer money to the bank.

Getting Started 

Would you like to sign up your business to MTN MoMoPay? Simply send an email to MoMoPayRegistration.Ug@mtn.com with the following information and we will get in touch with you.​

  1. Your name
  2. Name of your business
  3. Contact number
  4. Location

or email customerservice.ug@mtn.com or call 122

Benefits of MoMoPay

  • ​Customers use the service for free.
  • Reduces risk of carrying cash.
  • No issues of small change amounts.
  • Additional revenue for Merchants who can earn commission by selling airtime or making payments for customers.
  • Customers and merchants can deposit and withdraw funds from their bank accounts.
  • Customers use MoMoPay for FREE.
  • Formal merchants will be charged 2% of the payment received.
  • Informal merchants will be charged 1% of the payment received.

Rates

  • Customers use MoMoPay for FREE.
  • Formal merchants will be charged 2% of the payment received.
  • Informal merchants will be charged 1% of the payment received.

Download MoMO Terms and Conditions

Buy With MTN MoMo

Load airtime on your phone or send airtime to another number direct from your Mobile Money account balance.

How to

Step 1: Dial *165#

Step 2: Select Buy Airtime

Step 3: Enter Amount in UShs

Step 4: Enter Mobile number

Step 5: To Confirm Enter MM PIN Code

Step 6: You will receive a confirmation message

 

Cost​

Buying Airtime Using Mobile Money is FREE of charge. ​

Send & Receive Money

Send & Receive Money

Simply send money from your Mobile Money account to another Mobile Money account, or send money from your Mobile Money account to a Non-Mobile Money registered number (on MTN or another network), using a secret code which the receiver will present to a Mobile Money Agent who will cash them.

  1. Dial *165#
  2. Select Send Money
  3. Choose to send Money to a Mobile User (someone with a mobile phone) OR a Non-Mobile user (someone without a mobile phone)

If Sending to a Mobile User:

Step 4: Enter Recipient’s Phone Number

Step 5: Enter Amount

Step 6: Enter Reason for sending

Step 7: Confirm Enter PIN Code

Step 8: You will receive a confirmation message

 

If Sending to a Non-Mobile User:

Step 4: Enter Amount

Step 5: Enter Reason for sending

Step 6: Create a four digit (4) secret code.

Step 7: You will receive a confirmation message

Step 8: Send the secret code generated