Vice-Chancellor: Prof. Philip Cotton
The Vice-Chancellor (VC) is the chief executive officer of UR.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs and Research): Prof. Nelson Ijumba
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic Affairs and Research) provides leadership in achieving the University's strategic goals in learning and teaching as well as for the development and implementation of strategies, policies and systems to maintain and enhance the University's achievements and overall research performance.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Finance : Ms. Françoise Kayitare Tengera
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor of finance oversees the finances, corporate services, procurement issues of the University and Single Projects Implementation Unit (SPIU).
Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Institutional Advancement: Amb. Dr. Charles MURIGANDE
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of Institutional Advancement is in-charge of developing cooperation between the University of Rwanda and other higher learning institutions, public and private sectors and other partners.It also involves coordination of activities related to Institutional advancement, fundraising, public relations, alumni management and UR publications.
Deputy-Vice Chancellor for Strategic Planning and Administration: Dr. Papias Malimba Musafiri
He is in charge of Administration and Human resource ,Planning and service facilities, Chief Information Office and Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (KCEV) of the University
Acting Principal CASS: Dr Etienne Ruvebana
The Acting Principal College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS).
Principal CAVM: Dr. Laetitia Nyinawamwiza
The Principal College of Agriculture, Animal Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (CAVM).
Principal CE: Prof. George Njoroge
The Principal College of Education (CE).
Acting Principal CMHS: Dr. Jeanne Kagwiza
The Principal College of Medicine and Health Sciences (CMHS).
Acting Principal CBE:Dr Faustin GASHEJA
The Acting Principal College of Business and Economics (CBE).
Principal CST:Dr Ignace Gatare
The Principal College of Science and Technology (CST).