Welcome To GTBC

Welcome to GTBC a college with a Christian touch geared towards producing credible, informed and mentored servants of God.

Started in the early part of 1960s by missionaries of The Gospel Mission to Uganda our purpose is to serve this generation and give them the best possible training and mentoring so that they are well equipped for God’s purpose.

The college provides a conducive atmosphere which fosters spiritual growth with a focus on service to God, the church and society. As you consider Gods calling on your life we invite you to visit our offices and see if Glad Tidings might just be place for you

Message from the principal

With four programmes offered in a central location in Makerere, about five kilometers from Kampala city center, we are the academic engine of the College. Glad Tidings Bible College is a source of limitless growth prospects for intellectual acumen for both our faculty, in and out of the classroom, and for our students.

Our curriculum offers four accredited programmes of study, Certificate in Christian Ministry, Diploma in Christian Ministry, Diploma in Bible and Theology with Education and Diploma in Christian Counseling. A student who qualifies from any of the above programmes is vastly equipped for church ministry and leadership in any church ministry. The mission of Academic Affairs is to propagate, advance and support excellence at every level of academic life in the College, including faculty recruitment, training, retention, curriculum supervision, research as well as admissions and graduation.

The future is even brighter. We will continue to pursue a student-centered academic excellence with a firmer commitment to Christ-centered standards. We welcome you to apply to Glad Tidings Bible College and join us in our quest to be one of the very best places to nurture academically sound Christ-centered leaders in Uganda and in the world.

Ps. Peter Alex Twesigye

Develop vibrant, growing relationship with God

This relationship brings about spiritual growth, inner peace, and a profound sense of purpose. It not only transforms just your spiritual life but also your interactions with others, reflecting God's love and grace in all aspects of your life.

Develop a sound evangelical theological foundation

A sound evangelical theological foundation, based on understanding of the historical background and con text of the Bible, proper methodology of Biblical interpretation and sensibility to the Holy Spirit.

Develop an intelligent commitment to serve God

A commitment to serve God and the church according to the gifts God has given leads to a more profound and meaningful spiritual journey, empowering you to contribute positively to the world around you.

Popular Courses

Diploma in Bible and Theology with Education

This program is designed to introduce students to key theological disciplines of Bible studies, Spiritual Leadership, Church History, Counselling and Christian Ministry.

Diploma in Christian Ministry

The Diploma in Christian Ministry is primarily set up for part-time students. It has a requirement of 64 credit hours which means it can be completed in 2 years on a part-time basis.

Diploma In Christian Counselling

Diploma in Christian Counseling (DCC) gives you an in depth study of models and theories of counseling practice integrated with biblical principles for effective applications.


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