Monthly Archives: September 2018


Local and Regional


Local and RegionalThe Institute is affiliated to several institutions namely;The National Council for Higher Education – the body responsible for regulating post college education in Uganda. The Institute’s professional and academic programs are accredited by the Council.Makerere University - for the conduct of the MA in Financial Services. Makerere University is consistently ranked among Africa’s top ten universities.Mountains of the Moon University – a Public university for the conduct of the Post graduate Diploma in Agricultural Risk Management and, starting August 2019, the Masters in Agribusiness.The Banking Institutes of Kenya Tanzania – to host the East African Banking School, a regional [...]

Local and Regional2019-02-04T16:41:15+03:00

The Alliance of African Institutes of Bankers


Alliance of African Institutes of Bankers (AAIOB) - the UIB & FS is also a member of the AAIOB, a continental body that brings together sister institutes within the continent. Under the AAIOB, member institutes are working out a programme that will lead to the development of a common syllabus for all of them. Member institutes include those of: Zambia, Botswana, South Africa, Ghana, Sudan, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Somalia, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, & Malawi. Member Countries

The Alliance of African Institutes of Bankers2019-02-04T16:41:52+03:00

Continental and Global


Continental and Global The Institute is an active member of the following bodies: The Alliance of African Institutes of Bankers (AAIOB) - a body responsible for promoting common curriculum and standards in banking education in Africa. The Institute‘s curriculum is based on the guidelines laid out by the Alliance. For further details on AAIOB, please visit : The Global Banking Education Standards Board (GBEStB) - an industry-led initiative founded by 25 of the world’s leading Banking Institutes with the objective of developing, encouraging and adopting clear internationally agreed standards for the education of Professional Bankers. For details on the [...]

Continental and Global2019-02-06T08:42:47+03:00

National Linkages


We work with collaboration with the following institutions Bank of Uganda (B.O.U) Bank of Uganda, the Central Bank of Uganda, is the founder and major funder of the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services. The Governor Bank of Uganda is the Patron of the Institute. The Bank of Uganda offers big support to the Institute annually, both financially and otherwise. Visit the Bank of Uganda at The Uganda Bankers Association (UBA) The Uganda Bankers' Association is a forum that brings together all clearing banks in the country. Currently, it comprises twenty-two (22) commercial banks, both local [...]

National Linkages2019-02-04T16:41:43+03:00

Study Guidelines


We have different time periods for studying to enable people with different working schedules, various obligations, distance issues and many others. We have a convenient timetable for everyone as seen below: Evening classes Involves classroom contact with a trainer and is offered during the wee days (Monday-Friday). Classes start at 5:30 pm and end at 8:30 pm on all days. For the master programme classes begin at 6:00 pm and end at 9:00 pm within the weekdays. Distance learning programs These are face to face sessions for relatively distant or busy persons, they are scheduled on particular weekends of every [...]

Study Guidelines2018-11-02T05:12:54+03:00

Study Centers


The Institute endeavors to cover all regions across the country, it offers courses at the Head Office as well as at the various satellite centers. Currently the centers are located in Kampala, Mbale, Mbarara, Arua, Kabale, Fort-Portal, Hoima and Gulu.

Study Centers2018-11-02T05:14:20+03:00

Admissions & Records


All admission and acceptance letters should be acquired from the registrar’s office. All student records are also kept with the Registrar’s office. For more information, the registry’s office can be contacted on the following contacts:  Telephone: 0414233628/414344059/ 0772467127

Admissions & Records2019-04-12T15:35:19+03:00

How To Apply


Application Process and Fees Register as a student member of the Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services at Decide on which method of study suits your work patterns and circumstances. Blended Evening Classes The evening classes are conducted from 6.00 PM to 8.00 PM on weekdays blended with e-learning study Blended Distance Learning E’ learning / Online under  Study Methodology The Institute provides appropriate learning materials, to those members who for reasons of location, work schedules or family commitments, cannot attend formal evening classes. Under this scheme the Institute conducts weekend face to face study sessions/blended [...]

How To Apply2021-02-23T12:51:21+03:00

Entry Requirements


We offer a number of courses starting from certificates up to Masters and below are the minimum requirements required to enroll for each program. [/fusion_tab] (a) First Route Bachelor's Degree in relevant disciplines (Eligible for exemptions) OR Professional qualifications (CPA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPS, CPB) - (Eligible for exemptions) OR Masters degree (Eligible for exemptions) (b) Second Route Diploma OR UACE with 2 Principal passes (No exemptions) Either: (a) Uganda Certificate of Education (UACE) with 2 Principal passes and 1 subsidiary pass obtained at the same sitting or equivalent (b) Banking Certificate (c) Any other recognized professional qualification like CPA, ACCA [...]

Entry Requirements2021-08-20T09:59:19+03:00

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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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