Certified Credit Management Program

//Certified Credit Management Program

Certified Credit Management Program Offering

The Certified Credit Management program leads to the award of the Certified Credit Manager qualification of the Uganda Institute of Banking & Financial Services. The Certified Credit Management, formerly the Certificate in Credit Management has been revised to twelve (12) subjects/papers.


  • To equip graduates with the most current knowledge, skills, values, and practices in Credit management;
  • To prepare graduates with career progression into the workforce;
  • To equip graduates with analytical skills/logical exposition; conceptual grasp; problem-solving and case analysis in all issues related to Credit Management.

Credit Analysts  & Managers, Monitoring &Evaluation officers,  Credit supervisors & Administrators, Audit, retail & corporate banking executives, branch managers, business sourcing and acquisition staff,  board risk& credit committee/credit approval committee members

Entry Requirements

An applicant should possess one of the following:-

  • (i) A university degree with at least two years of Credit related work experience in a financial Institution OR
  • Certified Professional Banker (Diploma in Banking)/ Certificate in Credit Management

What will I study?

  • Fundamentals of Credit Analysis
  • Credit Procedures
  • Credit Products
  • Credit Evaluation Standards
  • Credit Evaluation Standards
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Credit Analysis
  • Marketing and Mobilization of Credit Business
  • Security Analysis for Lending
  • Legal Aspects of Credit
  • Credit Administration, Policy and Emerging Disciplines
  • Ethics and Customer Relationship Management in Credit Functions

Graduates will acquire a key skillset, putting them at the pinnacle of credit business management in the financial sector. They will be equipped with skills of the core functions of credit granting process and procedures; Risk management & Analysis; mobilization of credit business; dealing with the diversity of clients with a wide range of credit services and recommending the right product commensurate with their needs and requirements; developing concepts, processes, and techniques that underpin best practice across a range of credit environment and structures in which Credit business operate and application of relevant legal procedures governing credit. A team of experienced Credit and Risk Management bankers will provide you with in-depth and practical training with case studies during the course.

Study Methodology

  • E-Learning

What is the pass mark in the examination? The pass mark in each paper shall be 60%.

Tuition Fees Per Semester

Duration: 9 months

(2 semesters)

Cost :

  • Online instructor-led or Evening study: UGX 1,250,000 per semester
  • Self-Study online: UGX 720,000 per semester.
  • Functional Fees: UGX 925,000

Starting Date:  27th January 2021

Functional Fees

(i) Identity Card                10,000

(ii) Membership fee          65,000

(iii) Technology fee           80,000

(iv)  NCHE fee                    20,000

(v) Examination fees         200,000

(vi)Project Supervision     500,000

(vii) Application Fee          50,000

Please note:

  • Exemption/Credit Transfer cases shall be handled on a case by case basis upon presentation of relevant qualifications.

How do I apply?

By filling in the application form and returning it to: The Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services Plot 10, Buganda Road, P.O. Box 4986, Kampala.

Tel. 0414-233628/0414236849/0772-467127 Fax. 0414-234259

E-mail: uibinformation@uib.or.ug or rsemakula@uib.or.ug

OR logon to www.sms.uibfs.or.ug and register then apply

Detailed information about the above programmes can be obtained from:

The Registrar’s Department

The Uganda Institute of Banking & Financial Services

Plot 10 Buganda Road

P.O. Box 4986 Kampala Tel:0414-36849 OR Gen. Line 0414-233628

E-mail: uibinformation@uib.or.ug


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Plot 10 Buganda Road, P.O Box 4986, Kampala, Uganda

Phone: (+256) 414-233628

Fax: (+256) 414-234259


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