Uganda Management Institute School of Business, Productivity and Competitiveness

By | February 12, 2020

Uganda Management Institute (UMI) is a National Branch for Training, Research and Consultancy in the field of Administration, Leadership and Management. Officially opened on October 7, 1969 as the Institute Public Administration (IPA), the Institute was mandated to conduct intensive in-service training to quickly develop management capacity in the public service.

Whereas IPA opened from inception as a department of the Ministry of Public Service, this changed with the enactment of the Uganda Management Institute Statue of 1992, under which the Institute acquired its present name and changed its status to a semi-autonomous body corporate under the Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act 2001.

Courses Offered

Uganda Management Institute Masters in Management (MMS)

Uganda Management Institute Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Uganda Management Institute Masters in Public Administration MPA

Uganda Management Institute Masters of Institutional Management and Leadership

Uganda Management Institute Masters in Public Procurement

Uganda Management Institute Masters in Higher Education Management and Administration

Level 3: Certificate in Marketing

Mandatory Modules

Marketing Principles

Unit 1: Discovering Marketing

Unit 2: The Marketing Environment Unit 3 : Marketing Mix

oCustomer Communications Unit 1: Who are Customers?

Unit 2: Communicating with Customers

Unit 3: Creating a Marketing communication Campaign

Level 4: Certificate in Professional Marketing

@Mandatory modules

o Marketing

oIntegrated Communications

@Elective modules

oCustomer experience

o Digital Marketing

Schools and Study Branches

  • School of Civil Service, Public Administration and Governance
  • School of Business, Productivity and Competitiveness.
  • School for Distance Learning and Information Technology.
  • School of Management Sciences

Contact Details

Uganda Management Institute
Plot 44-52, Jinja Road,
P.O Box 20131 Kampala, Uganda
Tel: +256 – 312 – 721 000
      +256 – 417 – 891 000
      +256 – 752 – 259 722
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