Postgraduate Diploma in Enterprise Development and Management - DEDM


This Programme is a one-year programme that provides participants with advanced knowledge, skills and competences in the key functional areas of enterprise development and management. Through use of case studies, hands on approaches, face to face presentations and group discussions, participants’ management competences will be enhanced to be successful enterprise developers and managers in the challenging and diverse environment in which they find themselves. Participants will be exposed to tools that will enable them to discover and exploit existing opportunities, to be creative and innovative in the ever changing business environment. The programme will also enable participants to: recognize and refine market openings; create and assess and to secure financing and oversee strategic partnerships. It will further expose participants to essential information of accounting practices and finance.

Admissions Requirements

  1. A Good Degree from a Recognised University, OR a Recognised Relevant Professional Qualification and at least One years of working experience.
  2. Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 5 passes and at least two principal passes at Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education(UACE) obtained at the same sitting.
  3. If an applicant gained entrance to University through other means original documents to that effect should be presented.
    1. Mature Age Entry certificate, 25 years and above and accredited by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE).
    2. Diploma Entry obtained at credit/distinction level from a recognised institution.
  4. The minimum duration for the Bachelor’s degree should be three years.

Program Details

1. Management Skills Improvement
2. Management Information Systems
3. Research Methods
4. Quantitative Methods in Decision Making
5. Strategic Entrepreneurship
6. Project Planning and Management for Enterprise Development
1. Managerial Economics
2. Innovation and Enterprise Development
3. Finance and Accounting for Enterprise Managers
4. Operations Management
5. Enterprise Marketing
6. Business Ethics, Administrative and Business Law

Fees Structure



Tuition (Evening)



Application (Paid after Applying)40,000$16
Registration (Functional Fee)100,000$35
Examination (Functional Fee)120,000$40
Development (Functional Fee)250,000$80

NCHE Fee (Click Here for Instructions)

Student' Council (Functional Fee)20,000$5
Library (Functional Fee)80,000$30
Indentity Card (Functional Fee)20,000$5
Journal (Functional Fee)30,000


School: Business and Management
Branch: Kampala (Evening)
Study Time: Evening (Monday – Thursday)
Duration: 1 year
Assessment: Participants are assessed through continuous practical exercises, course work and written examinations.
Target Group: Entrepreneur running small and medium-sized enterprises in all sectors, employees preparing for retirement, members of the saving and co-operative organizations, fresh graduates, business development professionals, members from the public sector and other parties interested in entrepreneurship.

Study Time | Venue | Assessement

Requirements Needed to Apply

The Basic Requirements for the whole process include:

  • An email address and contact number
  • Your Academic Documents to pick details like Award Institution, Index Number (O and A level), year of award, etc.
  • A Laptop/Computer with a Stable Internet Connection
  • Click to access Guideline for the Online Application
  • Note that a PDF Document (With all Qualifications) is attached after submitting the form
  • The Payment (40,000 UGX) is made after Attaching the Documents