The Corporate Academy is a semi-autonomous academy of the Virtual University of Uganda (VUU). Its origin and establishment arose from a need to cater for tailored expert training and skilling through short courses and soft skill programs. Our emphasis is to bring new learning methods and tools to as many learners as possible to tackle the challenges of the 21st Century. We align our courses and training with modern business needs and we customize them accordingly with each business and partnership.
The Academy’s programs are offered through short courses that are co-offered and co-certified by global Industry partners and professional associations. Our Short courses range from 5 Days to 6 months depending on the structure, the facilitator and the content. We deliver our programs online, face to face, and self-paced allowing the busy working individuals to work while they can also study and achieve their educational needs.
The Academy has trained and certified professionals across a wide-range of categories such as Oil and Gas , Business Management, Public Health, Tourism and Hospitality, Languages, Banking, Information and Computer Technology, Health and safety, Environmental studies to mention but a few.
The Corporate Academy has a myriad of short courses in the areas mentioned above. We have partnered with several professional entities both at Industry and education level including Strathmore University, Manitoba Hydro International Academy, F+U Academy of Languages, hwtk University of Applied Sciences, iba University of Co-operative Education, to mention but a few.
The Corporate Academy also trains in the German language at levels A1 and A2 and places successful students in a fully sponsored work-study programme in Germany in partnership with F+U Academy of Languages, hwtk University of Applied Sciences, iba University of Co-operative Education; who place students in some of the largest companies in German such as VW, BMW to mention but a few.