This leads to the award of a Certificate in Credit Management of the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial services.


  • To facilitate the process of developing the level of knowledge, skills and attitudes to further improve decision making in credit management

Am I Eligible?
Either: (i) Banking Certificate
           (ii)Certified Professional Banker (Diploma in Banking)
           (iii)A minimum of an Ordinary Diploma from a recognized Institution
           (iv)Any other recognised professional qualification like CPA, ACCA OR equivalent

Content of the course:

(i) Fundamentals of Credit Analysis (Paper one)

  • Introduction to Credit Management
  • Type of borrowers and their credit requirements
  • Credit Products and their futures
  • Source of funding
  • Marketing of Credit products

(ii) Financial And Non Financial Analysis (Paper two)

  • Financial Analysis
  • Non Financial Analysis

(iii) Risk Management And Security Analysis (Paper three)

  • Risk grading and Pricing
  • Security analysis

(iv) Credit Administration and Policy (Paper four)

  • Time Management for Credit Staff
  • Credit Policy
  • Emerging Issues
  • Credit Administration

Duration: 9 Months

How do I start?
1. Register as a student member of the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services
2. Decide on which method of study suits your work patterns and circumstances.

Banking & Finance Skills