Isbat University Foundation Programme / Courses

By | July 2, 2019

Isbat University Foundation Programme / Courses Offered


Foundation Programmes are widely accepted by many Higher Education institutions as an entry bridging component. In order to assist prospective students who do not have ‘A’ level or its equivalents, especially those applying from other countries need to apply for Foundation programme to obtain eligibility to join the UG degree programmes.

This innovative programme is carefully formulated between the support skills needed for academic life and academic subjects needed to sustain university studies. The mix of courses offered on the programme will set prospective students on a path to achieving their goals of obtaining a university education.Rationale:

The International Foundation Programme at ISBAT University is designed to provide future university students with further qualification and orientation to obtain essential skills for academic success. Among these are:

  • Credentials for admission to ISBAT University and other English-speaking universities around the world
  • Strong academic and study skills
  • Fundamental knowledge in core academic subjects
  • Academic English

Isbat University Foundation Programme Courses Duration:

This program is offered as a full-time, one-year intensive program with two semesters.Objectives of the Program:

The Program objectives are as follows:

  • To provide a perspective to candidates who have insufficient secondary education duration at par with Uganda Standards
  • To bring about the university learning in pace in the life of the student
  • To equip the candidate to understand the difference and bridge the gap of university learning and secondary education
  • To orient the candidate in the different stream of learning to choose the right specialization for a career path.

Learning Outcomes:

The foundation program is intended to bring about the following learning outcomes with its participants.

  • Engage in effective critical inquiry by defining problems, gathering and evaluating evidence, and determining the adequacy of argumentative discourse
  • Think creatively about complex problems in order to produce, evaluate, and implement innovative possible solutions, often as one member of a team
  • Apply knowledge and the methods of reasoning characteristic of mathematics, statistics, and other formal systems to solve complex problems
  • Equip the student to join university education.

Isbat University Foundation Programme Courses

Structure of ISBAT University International Foundation Programme:SEMESTER 1

FPB101Academic Skill Orientation1515153002
FPB102English Language for University Studies2520204503
FPB103Foundational Maths303004503
FPB104Foundational IT3030306004

Total Credits: 12SEMESTER 2

FPB201Study Skills3030306004
FPB202Effective Writing and Communication Skills3030306004
FPB203Introduction to Business & Management1515153002


FIT204Introduction to Programming453006004
FBA204Business Planning453006004

Total Credits: 14

Important Links;

Isbat University Admissions Procedure

Isbat University Undergraduate Admission

Isbat University International Students Admission

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Historical Background Of Isbat University

Isbat University Mission and Vision

Isbat University Uganda Accreditation

Isbat University Uganda FAQs

List of Undergraduate Courses Offered at ISBAT University

List of Postgraduate Diploma Courses Offered at ISBAT University

List of Master Degree Courses Offered at ISBAT University