WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$391 /year
Final Award:Diploma in Business Administration
Start Date:September 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Business Management
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

This Diploma is a two-year, full time, day, evening and weekend Programmes. It’s appropriate for students who wish to acquire knowledge in business and management. Graduates of the Programme have a formidable capacity to solve complex business problems with enormous creativity and innovation. The blend of the course content exposes the student to an international business outlook from a Ugandan context.

The Diploma of Business Administration (DBA) programme is designed to enable the students to:
– Acquire knowledge in the nature and structure of the modern business organisation, the nature of enterprise, the role of profit and the critical managerial functions that contribute to the total operation of a business
– Acquire general knowledge, understanding and skills necessary for the planning and development of an organisation’s human resources (HR); and how they contribute to organisational objectives and requirements
– Understand the major decisions areas and concepts used in financial accounting and management
– Internalise the principal concepts, frameworks and techniques of strategic management as a backbone for generating options for strategic business judgment
– Understand micro and macro-economic principles and theories and apply them to solve complex real life situations.

Admission Requirements

– A candidate must have obtained:
a) At least five (5) passes at the Uganda Certificate of Education or its equivalent at the same sitting;
b)At least one (1) principal pass and two (2) subsidiary passes obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent.
– A candidate must have obtained a Second Class Certificate at the Foundation Programme.

Application Process
Application Fees for Ugandan Students: $8
Application Fees for International Students: $10

Application is done Online at :

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities for Business Administration include:
– Account Executive
– Business Consultant
– Business Development Manager
– Entrepreneur
– Operations Manager
– Product Manager

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Tuition Fees for Ugandan Students: $391
Tuition Fees for International Students: $412

Tuition Fees per year for Ugandan Students = 1,443,000 UGX
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = 1,520,128 UGX

** The annual tuition is an addition of the fees for each of the two semesters 721,500 UGX (Ugandans) and 200 USD (International Students)
**Students who pay in advance will be have a 5% discount.

Relevant Contact

Dr Alex Thomas Ijjo
Dean, Faculty of Business Management
Enrolment Office
Responsible for Enrolment Enquiries