About Buganda Royal Institute

Dr. Wamala Anthony

Buganda Royal Institute of Business and Technical Education (BRIBTE) Mengo was founded by Buganda Kingdom in 1999 with a view to equip students with practical knowledge and skills for employability. The Institute operates under the Ministry of Education, Buganda Kingdom and is registered with the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES), Central Government. The Institute registration number is PCS/B/144. BRIBTE is also licensed by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) to offer training in Business, Technical and Vocational Studies at both Certificate and Diploma levels. In addition, the Institute is recognised by the National Examinations Bodies and was awarded examinations centers from the Uganda Business and Technical Examinations Board (UBTEB), and the Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT).


To become a leading education institution that offers highest level of practical and hands on competences in Technical, Business and vocational studies.


To produce artisans and entrepreneurs in Technical, Business and Vocational disciplines who can offer quality services in this era of socio-economic transformation in Uganda.

  • To provide practical and entrepreneur skills that match with the labor market demands and self employment.
  • To develop infrastructure as a way of improving on the capacity of the Institute.
  • To maintain high standards of staff welfare and career development, for efficient and effective service delivery.
  • To produce graduates of integrity portraying the Royal image of the Institute
  • To promote students talents through various extra curricular activities
  • Creativity: The institute strives to ensure that students become more innovative
  • Team work: Both staff and students are thought and encouraged to work as a team
  • Nationalism: Students and staff are encouraged to love and serve their country
  • Discipline
  • Environmental protection
Why Choose Us

We offer internal (by BRIBTE Examinations Council)and external examination by Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board (UBTEB) and Directorate of Industrial training(DIT)

We offer hands-on training which equips you with practical skills in the field offered. There is prospect for further education at any institution world over because our awards are recognized by National Council of Higher Education (NCHE)

There is great exposure through partnership with employers and entrepreneurs eg; industrialists, mechanics, service providers, motivation speakers etc. There are high chances of being absorbed in the labour market because BRIBTE graduates are a live testimony among many employers

We offer programs Convenient to students intending to study at different periods (Day, Evening and Weekend programs). All courses are offered at friendly rates/tuition fees.

We also offer accommodation to those who want to stay around. There is opportunity to develop your talent through MDD, sports, leadership, innovativeness etc