Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala | IPSK

Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala | IPSK is the Premier provider of Petroleum and Energy Education in East Africa. Situated in the tranquil suburb of Muyenga – Kisugu at the heart of Kampala, the institute is proud to be leading the way in the delivery of Undergraduate and Postgraduate, world class education, research and training in Petroleum and Energy Studies.

The Institute has an outstanding line-up of highly qualified and well experienced Energy and Business Professionals on its academic staff and rigorous academic standards.

They have an excellent purpose built, modern campus and strong partnerships with some of the world’s leading petroleum corporations, studying at Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala (IPSK) will reward you with the unique privilege of joining a small class of highly sought after energy professionals globally.

ips-klaPostgraduate programs: At Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala, these are designed to equip their students with appropriate industry skills and knowledge to undertake a leadership role in energy industries globally. Institute of Petroleum Studies- Kampala industry oriented teaching model enables students to obtain a globally respected qualification in a supportive and high-energy environment, ready to compete at the highest levels in the industry.


PG. Cert. Oil & Gas studies (6 Months)
MBA Oil & Gas (15 Months)
LLM Oil & Gas (15 Months)

Undergraduate courses: These are uniquely tailored to produce the highest quality graduates for the energy sector in the region. Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala with a strict student teacher ratio, relatively strong entry requirements and robust academic quality control systems our graduates are most assured to be at the front of the employment queue within the oil & Gas industry. Courses:

BSc. Oil & Gas Management (3 Years)
Diploma in Oil & Gas Management (1 Year)

Entry Requirements: To be considered for an Undergraduate degree at Institute of Petroleum Studies – Kampala, you will need to have obtained at least two principle passes at A-Level or a Diploma for under-graduates and may need to pass an entry exam at the institute. For all Post Graduate courses applicants need to have an Undergraduate degree with a minimum second lower (2:2) grade. Non English speaking applicants may be required to do an English proficiency test before being fully enrolled.

Please Download or fill in the online application form and scan academic transcripts (at IPSK website) and send them to info[@] You are also required to come along with original academic transcripts for verification.