1. Evening Classes

The evening classes are conducted from 5.30p.m. to 8.30p.m. on weekdays.

2. Distance Learning – Weekend Face to Face Study
The Institute provides appropriate learning materials, which contain assignments, tests and model answers to those members who for reasons of location, work schedules or family commitments, cannot attend formal classes. Under this scheme the Institute conducts weekend face to face study sessions to help its members in study centres. Currently the centres are located in Kampala, Mbale, Mbarara, Arua, Kabale, Fort-Portal, Jinja, and Gulu.

3. Private Study
The Institute is committed to helping members to succeed in their examinations. Under this method of study, The Institute provides appropriate learning materials, which contain assignments, tests and model answers. There are ample study materials available in the library, special study packs, journals like the Ugandan Banker and many others.

4. Day Study
Day classes for Banking Certificate course from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00p.m. (Monday to Friday)

5. Weekend Study
Weekend classes for Certified Professional banker course from 8.30a.m to 4.00 p.m.

What is the pass mark in the examination?
The pass mark in each paper is 50% for undergraduate courses, and 60% for postgraduate courses, all courses have a continuous assessment that contributes to the final mark.

When does the semester begin?
The January – May 2017 semester begins on 16th January and end on 28th April 2017 and for the July – November 2017 semester they will begin on 24th July 2017 and end on 30th November 2017.

When are the examinations held?
Examinations are held in the first two weeks of May and November each year.

How do I apply?
By filling in the application form and returning it to:
The Uganda Institute of Banking and Financial Services
Plot 10, Buganda Road, P.O. Box 4986, Kampala.
Tel. 0414-233628/0414236849/ 0772-467127 Fax. 0414-234259
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Banking & Finance Skills