ISBAT University Kampala (IUK) originally founded in 2005, in Kampala, the capital city of Uganda, by renowned philanthropist and educationist Mr. Varghese Mundamattam, in his quest to make quality education accessible to all thereby empowering their lives. Established initially as a Tertiary Institution, upgraded to the level of a Degree Awarding Institution, and finally transformed into a fully-fledged University with own campus in the heart of Kampala city. A member of the Future Education and Technology Group, ISBAT University is well recognized and respected for imparting high quality professional education with the right mix of skills and education to create continuously employable professionals.
Initially established as International School of Business and Technology (ISBAT) in 2005, with a humble beginning in a rented campus on Entebbe road, Kampala, with a vision to increase the employability quotient amongst Ugandans. An association was signed up with Sikkim Manipal University of India to offer Information Technology and Management programs, an international degree in Uganda to achieve the vision.
ISBAT moved steadily and became one of the best institutions to offer unique and globally renowned curriculum that had the right blend of Education and Skills that made its students continuously employable. In 2013 ISBAT attained a status of A Private Other Degree Awarding Institution, offering Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate and Post Graduate degree programmes as accredited by NCHE. In the pursuit of offering innovative and experiential learning experience to its students, ISBAT built and moved into its own campus in 2015, providing state-of-the-art learning infrastructure that will promote Research, Innovation and Experiential Learning to all its students.
The dawn of 2016, ISBAT was accredited as ISBAT UNIVERSITY (International Business, Science And Technology University), for its continuous efforts to provide Quality Education that will churn out holistic and empowered global citizens. The University offers Bachelors and Masters Degree programmes in various disciplines such as Information and Communication Technology, Management and Commerce, Multimedia and Animation and Engineering.
At the University, the emphasis is always on quality education, with relevant and internationally developed curriculum with credits defined to meet international standards, a reason for its degrees being recognized world over. Today, ISBAT University has students representing 21 countries. It also has an active alumni base of over 6,000 across the world.
The University has seen all-round development particularly over the two years with diverse courses. The tuition fees is made affordable to common citizens while upholding quality and standards of academic delivery and skilling based on practical learning and real life projects. With an excellent academic reputation, experienced faculty, excellent academic and learning facilities, ISBAT University boasts of an educational environment with touch of a world class. The campus is located in the heart of Kampala city with infrastructure and facilities of its first kind in Uganda.
ISBAT University provides high quality and innovative learning and an ideal environment for study. The University has excellent infrastructure for academic activities, sports and other extracurricular activities The infrastructure includes smart lecture halls, air conditioned skills lab, and multi-cuisine food court. The state-of-the-art University Library is Wi-Fi enabled, and accommodates research facilities. The library facility includes online e-book databases, physical reference books and texts, audio visual, computer and Wi-Fi Internet services.
ISBAT University takes every effort to make sure international quality and standards in education, and with this the B-School has become member of global accrediting bodies such as AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and IACBE (International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education) towards accreditation of the University, taking it the ultimate in business education.