The Higher Institute of Business Management and Technology (HIBMAT) is a Private Higher Professional Institution (University Institute) specialized in the delivery of contemporary careers in Business Studies and Engineering relevant to the needs of a rapidly changing and growing country, like our country Cameroon.
Our aim is to offer our students quality training and value for money. This is achieved by ensuring that study programs are systematically monitored and updated to incorporate new developments and theories. It has modern computing facilities and a well equipped library. It has 2 campuses, campus ‘A’ and campus ‘B’.
Our mission is to demystify technology, train managers and technologists, to produce skills and expertise in technology to attract foreign investment and create jobs and wealth that can sustain our local economy .We also want to provide opportunities for quality professional education, so that we may have productive Accountants, Managers, Bankers, Engineers, Marketers etc, to serve Cameroon and beyond.
HIBMAT wishes to use our existing resources and potentials to modernize the economy of Cameroon, and put it on the right path for globalization and regionalization. We intend that, many professional graduates will be produced in the coming years, to reach the technological needs of the country and to improve on the level of the economy. All these in line with the President’s vision for Cameroon, making Cameroon an emerging nation.
HIBMAT seeks to:
* Reduce the lack of quality experts in core engineering/Business Fields in Cameroon.
* Harness technology/Business activities to minimize the adverse effects of globalization.
* Create wealth through job creation and raise the standard of living of Cameroonians.
MINISTERIAL AUTHORIZATION (MINESUP) HIBMAT is a Higher Institute (University Institute) authorized by the Ministry of Higher Education with Creation and Opening Order numbers 11/0041/MINESUP and 10/04333/L/MINESUP/DDES/ESUP/SER of 03 Aug. 2010. This means that we are recognized as a Bona Fide Private Higher Education Institute.
Campus on a tour designed for prospective graduate and professional students. You will see how our university like, facilities, studenst and life in this university. Meet our graduate admissions representative to learn more about our graduate programs and decide what it the best for you.
HIBMAT Buea operates on the Anglo-saxon style of Education. This accounts for why our Institution is mentored by the Two Giant English Universities in the Country. The very Renowned University of Buea, UB and the University of the Future, The University of Bamenda.
HIBMAT offers the two year HND program for GCE Advanced level holders, a certification program offered only by institutions accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education. Meaning HIBMAT Buea is a fully accredited University Institute.
For BTech and MBA , HIBMAT offers these certification programs under the mentorship of the University of Bamenda, UBa. An Extension of the Specific Partnership Agreement, SPA was signed on December 30th 2020 to this effect.
On the 17th of June 2021, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Buea, South West Region, welcomed the HIBMAT Team for the signing of the Framework and the Specific Agreements in mentoring HIBMAT in offering the one year top-up BSc and the three (3) year BSc programs. These agreements were signed by the various Vice Chancellors (UBa, Prof Theresia Nkuo Akenji and UB, Prof Horace Ngomo Manga), and the President/CEO of HIBMAT, Jude A Chilaka.