The Faculty of Business and Development Studies was established in 2002 at the opening of Gulu University as the Institute of Human Resource Development.  The Institute started with 4 academic programmes: Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Development Studies at degree level and Diploma in Development Studies and Diploma in Secretarial and Information Management at Ordinary Diploma level.  Due to growth in the number of programmes, departments and disciplines of coverage, the Institute of Human Resource Development was upgraded to become the Faculty of Business and Development Studies in 2004.


Mr. Uwonda Gilbert
Dean, Faculty of Business and Development Studies.

 

Vision
To be the leading faculty globally recognized for excellence in Business and Management training and research for the promotion of rural transformation and industrialization.

Mission
To advance knowledge and develop leaders through relevant and applied business and Management programmes, conduct quality professional training and carry out applied research directed towards social transformation

Core Values
The core values includes;-

  1. Professionalism
  2. Equity
  3. Integrity
  4. Accountability
  5. Development

Administrative and support staff 

1

Mr. Uwonda Gilbert

Dean

B.Stat.(Mak) PGD Stat.(Mak) M.Stat.(Mak)

2

Mr. Babiiha Mpisi Sulaiman

Deputy Dean

BA. (Mak) PGDE(Mak), M.A Dev't studies(Uganda Martyrs)

3

Mr. Oboke Paul

Assistant Registrar II FBDS

MAPAM, Gulu Uni, B.Sc Accounting and Finance, Kyambogo University

4

Mr. Langole Jimmy Bonnie

Administrative Assistant(Records)

DVS (Gulu University), PGP (Gulu University)

5

Ms. Anena Beatrice Sally

Secretary

BBA (Gulu University), DSIM (Gulu University)

6

Ms. Adong Cissy

Stenographer

DSIM (Gulu University)

7

Mr. Opiro Denis

Faculty Custodian/ Attendant

DSIM (Gulu University), CSIM (Gulu University)

8

Mr. Kakenyero Michael

Office Attendant

 

9

Ms. Lamunu Alice Obote

Office Attendant

BAE (Gulu University)

DEPARTMENTS

  1. DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING
  2. DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT
  3. DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
  4. DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS AND ECONOMICS
  5. DEPARTMENT OF MARKETING AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
  6. DEPARTMENT OF LAW