Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute | UCMTI formerly Uganda Catholic Social Training Center was established in 1969 by the Uganda Episcopal Conference as National Social Training Institute and the Late Pope Paul VI blessed the Institute with the joyful unveiling of its plaque. It is Located on Rubaga Hill opposite the Rubaga Hospital, Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute was founded by the Grail Community, an international movement of lay – women committed to offering services through various professions in spirit of the Gospel. The Institution was then put under the ownership of the Uganda Episcopal Conference.
From its inception, UCMTI mainly concentrats on a multiplicity of development oriented training programmes with particular emphasis on the youth and women.
Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute was registered as an NGO with the Ministry of Culture and Community Development in 1970 and in 1990, it was registered under the Education Act as an approved Private Institute of Commercial and Management Development courses.
To Train high quality personnel in various competences.
To instill integrity and ethical values among Trainees.
To enhance planned and purposeful development working through the Church and other organizational structures.
To provide demand driven, specialized thematic training and organizational development services for groups and organizations and
To Liase with other Stakeholders within the education framework for deliverying quality tertiary education services.
Mission: Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute mission is to offer quality training to school leavers and up-graders: clergy, religious and laity; in social, business and vocational competences for employability, entrepreneurship and integral development.
Vision: Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute vision is provision of excellent knowledge and skills inspired by Catholic values for integral human development.
Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute offers the following courses; diplomas and certificates in Social Development, Ecological Organic Agriculture, Fashion, Design & Interior Decoration, Hotel, Institutional Catering & Tourism, Guidance & Counseling, Social Work & Social Administration, Gender & Development Studies, Adult Education & Community Development, Food Science & Nutrition, Recreation & Events Management, Travel, Tourism and Hospitality.
Business Department Programs
Uganda Catholic Management and Training Institute also offers Business Administration & Management, Accountancy, Office Administration & Secretarial Studies, Project Planning & Management, Purchasing & Supplies Management, Human Resource Management, Records & Information Management, Marketing and Sales Management, Oil and Petroleum Management and information Technology.