Uganda Management Institute PhD Admissions

Uganda Management Institute (UMI) publicizes online application guidelines for admission into undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the 2024-2025 Academic Year/Session. UMI application process over the years has remained seemingly the same and does not easily/frequently change with time.

Uganda Management Institute Ph.D. Admissions

1. Admission to a PhD Program at UMI will require participants with a Master’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university in a related field.

2. There will be a review of each applicant to be conducted by the School Board on recommendation by the Departmental Boards (or a Joint Admissions Board comprising all Department in the School). The School Board will in turn communicate its decisions to the Institute Registrar.

3. The admission will also involve a pre-entry examination which may be orally administered through an interview composed of subject experts in the applicant’s selected field of study or through a written Graduate Admission test for all applicants for the PhD Programme.


Postgraduate Diplomas: – A good degree from a recognised University, OR a recognised relevant professional qualification and working experience of least one year.

ENQUIRIES/APPLICATIONS Application forms and more information about the programmes may be obtained from the address given below.

Application forms are available at UShs. 40,000= per set. The completed application forms together with Copies of academic certificates and transcripts must be submitted by 30th March:-


The Basic Requirements for the whole process include:

  1. An email address and contact number
  2. Your Academic Documents to pick Key details like Award Institution, Index Number for O and A levels, year of award, etc.
  3. An Internet Connection


  1. Things you need   
    1. An email   address and  contact  number
    2. Your academic  Documents to pick Key details like      award  institution, index   number  for  ” O” and “A” levels,   year of  award  or sitting
    3. An Internet           Connection
  2. How to  Do   it         

The Institute Registrar
Uganda Management Institute
Plot 44-52 Jinja Road
P.O. Box 20131, Kampala
Tel: 0414-259722/346620/232748
0312-265138/29, 0752-259722
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