Professional courses

Gambia: Brandon Institute to offer professional courses

The Brandon Institute of Professional Management (BIPM) is preparing to offer professional studies to Gambian students.

Mr Sulaiman Tarawally, the mastermind behind the BIPM, said their motto is Knowledge Is Power, and the institution is a branded, newly incorporated, Gambian institution that has come to stay and fill the void for school dropouts.

“This is intended to complement government efforts to ensure access to quality knowledge, especially school dropouts,” he said.

“We train you to become professionals in running your business, in the office, and if you are looking for good tutoring courses for your WASSCE, English skills and IT skills. Then come to Brandon Institute of Professional Management.”

“Brandon is a new institution in The Gambia. It is located at number 69 Kombo Sillah Drive, Churchill’s Town.

The BIPM offers the following ICM professional courses at external (ICM) levels ranging from certificate to postgraduate diploma;

1. Maritime Management (ICM)

2. Human Resources Development (HRD) (ICM)

3. Project management

4. Travel & Tourism (at professional level with ICM)

5. Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance (ICM)

6. Business Management. (ICM)

7. Health and Safety Management


9. Office Management

10. Financial services

11. Business Studies

12. Computer repair and maintenance

It also offers a single subject degree at external levels in the following areas

(ICM) levels;

Business Law

Audit and Taxation

Relationship with employees

Training and development


Health and Safety Management

Marine management