PostGraduate Diploma in Informations Security Management (DISEM)

Kampala Branch


Globally Information security Management has become much more than keeping hackers out of an IT network. It has grown from a departmental management issue to becoming a corporate governance and global issuethat require professional management based on international standards. Information security Management is the “preservation of confidentiality, integrity and availability of information.”

The Postgraduate Diploma in Information security Management is a Two semester Postgraduate Course. This Programme is designed to develop and enhance competencies for those aspiring to either be or those working as Information Security Officers/Managers in the Public, Private and NGO Sectors.

The Postgraduate Diploma is made up of 10 compulsory modules and 4 electives where the participants select 2 to make a total of 12 modules covered in the programme. The course is modularized to enable participants to study at their convenience by either completing the whole course in 2 semesters (1 year) or by completing it in 3 years. Participants who obtain the Postgraduate Diploma with second class or above may be admitted to the Master of Management studies (MMs) Degree Programme (Information security Management option).


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Course Code

IT: 201- 27


September 2018 - September 2019

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Venue and Time

Kampala Branch

Teaching Method

In order to develop work-related knowledge, and more so skills and attitudes, the programmes will be delivered using participant-oriented Competency-Based-Learning (CBL) methods and techniques, including but not limited to, interactive lectures, case studies, group/pair work, individualized study, class presentations.



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Uganda Management Institute 

District Headquarters Kamukuzi Mbarara, Uganda 

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The Centre Manager 

Uganda Management Institute 

P.O Box 1842, Maluku Drive Road Mbale, Uganda. 

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Plot 44-52, Jinja Road,
P.O Box 3303030 Kampala, Uganda 

Telephone: +256-393 265 138, +256-312 721000 
+256 414 259 722