Masters in Management Science


The Masters in Management Science (MMS) at UMI builds on existing Postgraduate diplomas which form the taught component of the programme across the various management domains. The taught component of the postgraduate diplomas takes two semesters covering twelve modules with four basic modules that are mandatory for all UMI programmes and eight core modules. Participants are grounded in the theoretical and practical aspects of a specific field. The taught component offers both theoretical and practical knowledge, skills and positive attitudes in the broad field of management while the research workshops serve to ground participants in critical thinking, practical research skills of designing and under-taking academic, policy and applied researches to address contemporary challenges in management. The research component constitutes the second part focuses only on research.

Admissions Requirements

  • Eligible to enroll into the program are graduates of Postgraduate Diplomas with at least a second-class award across a variety of management disciplines

Semester One
MMS 7111: Research Conceptualization
MMS 7112: Literature Review
MMS 7113: Research Methodology
Semester Two
MMS 7121: Research Proposal Writing
MMS 7122: Reporting research findings
MMS 7123: Dissertation Writing
MMS 7124: Dissemination of Research Findings

Program Details

Fees Structure





Application (Paid when Applying)


Registration (Functional Fee)


Examination (Functional Fee)


Development (Functional Fee)


NCHE Fee (Click NCHE for Instructions)


Guild (Functional Fee)


Library (Functional Fee)


Journal (Functional Fee)


Identity (Functional Fee)


The program targets graduate of Post-graduate Diploma from Uganda Management Institute with a working experience in the Public, Private and NGO sectors who seek to advance management, leadership and administration skills the fields of their post-graduate specialties

Target Group

Requirements Needed to Apply

The Basic Requirements for the whole process include:

  • An email address and contact number
  • Your Academic Documents to pick Key details like Award Institution, Index Number for 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 Payement is made after Attaching the Documents