Short Courses Program

Short Courses for 2014-2015

Guided by its mission of “providing quality and relevant education at National and International level in management sciences and its applicability to sustainable community development” the institute wants to position itself as a one stop centre for Management Training,Education,Research,Consultancy and Extended Learning. For the calendar year 2014-2015 the institute shall facilitate short courses, conferences, seminars and workshops ideal for today’s globalized and integrated world.
Since leaders and professionals have to engage in continuous professional development, within the paradigm of life-long learning and reflexive theory and practice, to meet contemporary societal and organizational challenges.
The institute specializes in design and delivery of customized training programs. Our team of lecturers, consultants, facilitors and trainers are highly experienced business and management professionals with extensive knowledge and experience from private, public and NGO sectors will be drawn from both academic and industry. Our in-house training programs are cost effective and designed to increase overall organizational effectiveness through application of tested management concepts.

Course Names

  1. Entrepreneurship and Business Development Techniques
  2. Budgetary Management and Expenditure Control practices
  3. Financial Management and Accounting for non-financial managers
  4. Stores and Materials Control Management
  5. Procurement and Supply Chain Management
  6. Debt management and Control
  7. Credit and Financial Analysis
  8. SACCO Management Improvement
  9. Marketing and Skills Improvement
  10. Effective Contract Management
  11. Managing the Tendering Process
  12. Supplier Relationship Management
  13. Customer Care and Cliental Retention
  14. Audit and Fraud Prevention
  15. Managing Risks in Organizational Operations
  16. Public Procurement Management
  17. Contract Management in Local & Municipal Governments
  18. Logistics and Physical Distribution Management
  19. Managing Meetings in Organizations
  20. Files and Records Management
  21. Risk Mitigation and Insurance
  22. Customs Clearing and Forwarding
  23. Effective Local Revenue Mobilization
  24. Monitoring and Evaluation

Also all the above courses can be tailor made and offered at the client’s premises.
These Courses are offered in the English language.
And applicants should therefore demonstrate good understanding of the English language.
All Courses cost a fee of Uganda Shillings 160,000 or 65 US. Dollars and these fees are be paid by cash/draft to MBARARA UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.
These fees include tuition, training materials, and refreshments other costs such as meals, accommodation and any logistical costs shall be catered for by the participant or his/her sponsor.
Account Name: MUST-Management
Account No.0102008249000
Standard Chartered Bank, Mbarara Branch

Upon successful completion the candidate shall awarded a certificate of completion by the university.

You can download an application form from by clicking here

Applications should be submitted at least one week prior to the start date of the course. Application forms and more information about the courses may be obtained from the address given below
Geoffrey Bwireh,
Programme Coordinator.
Telephone +256 703248975/+256 784 166313