Master of Arts in Financial Services Degree Programme

//Master of Arts in Financial Services Degree Programme

Master of Arts In Financial Services Degree Programme

The Institute Registrar invites applications for admission to a two–year Master’s degree in Financial Services for the Academic year 2020/2021.

Mode of delivery

Online Instructor Led

Provider: UIBFS; Awarded by Makerere University

Target group

Graduates seeking for a career in financial services such as commercial or investment banking, specialized financial institutions such as, stock broking, dealing agencies, Insurance, Pension, and investment funds etc…

Course Content

  • Managerial Economics
  • Legal Aspects of Financial Services
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Quantitative Techniques for Finance
  • Business Finance
  • International Business and Finance
  • Financial Services Marketing
  • Business Research Methods
  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Business Analysis and Valuation
  • Corporate Governance and Ethics
  • Corporate Governance and Ethics
  • Commercial and Investment Banking
  • Strategic Management
  • Risk Management
  • Microfinance Services
  • Research Project
  • Human Resources Management
  • Islamic and Development Finance
  • Insurance Services
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Digital Finance and Agency Banking

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants should possess AT LEAST one the following requirements:
    • At least a lower second-class bachelor degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Statistics or a degree with a strong quantitative bias.
    • A holder of any bachelor’s degree and a postgraduate Diploma in Accounting, Finance, Economics or Banking from a recognized Institution.
    • At least a lower second class bachelor’s degree in any field with at least three (3) years consecutive working experience in  Financial Services or .

    A recognized professional qualification such as CFA, ACCA, CPA, and CIMA.

  • Duration : 2 years

    Cost :

    Tuition: UGX 2.5Mn per semester

    Functional Fees: 805,000 per annum

    Application dates: 1st February – 31st March 2022

    How to Apply:

    • Visit the Makerere University URL. and generate a payment reference Number;
    • Sign up using full name, email & mobile number
    • A password will be sent to both email and mobile number;
    • Fill a form by clicking on the APPLY NOW button displayed at “Taught PhD, Masters and Postgraduate Diplomas”;
    • Obtain a payment advise slip by clicking on “Pay for Form” button
    • Make payment to any of the following banks: Stanbic, Postbank, Centenary, DFCU and UBA
    • Print 2 copies of the filled form and attach 2 certified copies of academic documents and any other documents, 2 passport photos and 3 referees letters
    • Submit to Senate building level 3 N0. 307 or UIBFS Offices Plot 10 Buganda Road

    For More enquires: Contact UIBFS Registrar on 0772467127 0r  or

Application Procedure:

  1. Access The online application link by clicking here:

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 Mob: +256 772 467 127 Tel:0414-36849 OR Gen. Line 0414-233628



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Contact Info

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

Phone: (+256) 414-233628

Fax: (+256) 414-234259


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