PostGraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management and Development (DHRM)

Kampala, Mbarara, Gulu & Mbale Branches


The revised programme is necessary in developing the capacity of Managers to effectively and efficiently manage people in organizations as a capital resource in a strategic and coherent manner, considering them as the most important resource that the organization will ever have, to nurture motivate and utilize them in the most effective and efficient manner. This progragramme bridges the gap that exist in people management styles preparing them to manage the human resources in the non convention ways and be be able to align the human resources of the organization to the organization plans. The programme is also intended to prepare the Human Resource Managers to get involved in board room issues where the strategic objectives of the organizations are formulated enabling them to strategically align human resource management issues to the overall objectives of the organizations.


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Course Code

HRM: 401-15


Evening: September 2018 - July 2019 Weekend: September 2018 - september 2019

Tuition Fees

Evening: Ug.shs.2,810,000=

Weekend Kampala:  Ug.shs.2,870,000=

Weekend Mbarara, Gulu, Mbale: Ug.shs.2,770,000
















Venue and Time

Kampala, Mbarara, Gulu & Mbale Branches

Teaching Method

Modularised System of Teaching

At the end of the programme, participants shall be able to:


- Offer strategic guidance on HR matters, Manage the training function of an Organization

- Conduct job evaluation exercises, Develop human resource plans, Formulate human resource policies, Apply basic labour laws of Uganda

and administer wage and salaries in organizations

- Carry out effective Human Resource, planning of the organization

- Develop effective strategies to manage,entry, stay, and exit of the human Resources

- Identify effective strategies of managingthe global labour market information and use this information to align human resource requirements to the organizational objectives.



Uganda Management Institute. 
Plot 44-52, Jinja Road, P.O Box 20131 Kampala, Uganda 
Tel: 0312 721 000
Tel: 0417 891 000
Tel: 0752 259 722
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The Branch Manager, UMI
Plot 2- 4 Goma Road.  Next to UNRA and Opposite Gulu Municipal Council Offices
P.O. Box 675, GULU
Tel: 0200 990970
The Branch Manager, UMI
District Headquarters Kamukuzi Mbarara, Uganda 
Tel: 0200990950
The Branch Manager, UMI
P.O Box 1842, Maluku Drive Road Mbale, Uganda. 
Tel: 0200990960
Plot 44-52, Jinja Road, P.O Box 20131 Kampala, Uganda. Telephone: +256-312 721 000, +256-417 891 000, +256 752 259 722.