PostGraduate Diploma in Business Administration (DBA)

Uganda Management Institute - Kampala Branch


The Programme is aimed at providing participants with perceptions, knowledge, skills,attitudes and abilities to enable them assume higher levels of management responsibilities. The programme is best suited to benefit those officers who aspire to become Middle and Higher Level Managers of public, private and NGO sectors as well as civil society organisations. The participants will integrate real-life work experience with conceptual and analytical foundations as well as new developments in management disciplines.


The course is comprised of 4 basic, 6 core and 2 electives out of a total 12 modules. It is modularised to enable participants study at their convenience by either completing the whole course in two semesters by completing its modules over a period of three (3)consecutive years. Participants who obtain the postgraduate diploma with at least a second-class award may be admitted to the Master of Management studies (MMs) degree programme (business Management Option).


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Course Code

FA: 501-19


September 2018 - September 2019

Tuition Fees

Venue and Time

Uganda Management Institute - Kampala Branch

Teaching Method

Modularised System of Teaching.



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.