The idea of establishing Fountainhead Institute of Management and Technology (FIMAT) was hatched by Mr. Okao Tom an Entrepreneur and Development Management practitioner with high integrity on realizing the need to have a Tertiary Institution that caters for employment and sustainable development needs of the society of this Nation and beyond.
FIMAT is located in Northern Uganda as one of the post conflict interventions for community restoration and prosperity by increasing access to higher education, promoting innovation, creativity and employability in this region that was hard hit by the LRA insurgency. The campus is located on block 7, plot 1368, Amuca Parish, Lira Sub- County, Lira District the de facto administrative capital of the Lango.
The Institution is dedicated to fostering an academic community in which the learning of every member may flourish, with vigilant protection for individual human rights, and a resolute commitment to the principles of Equity, Equal Opportunity, and Justice.
Nationally, the quality of the Institute services and products are controlled by the Uganda Business and Technical Examination Board, National Council for Higher Education and the Governing Council of FIMAT under the universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act.2001. Amended 2006. The Institute is a private Tertiary Institution classified and registered by the National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) No. TI.C&R 0024.
The Institution was established as a centre for excellence in the provision of tertiary education responsive for Agriculture, Business and Technical training as its Niche
Mr. Tom Okao
The Students Taking a walk on the Graduation Day