Accreditation
Bugema University is fully accredited and chartered by the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Republic of Uganda as an institution of higher learning.  It is also fully accredited as a university by the Adventist Accrediting Association based in Maryland, USA.

Functions
The university seeks to fulfill its vision, mission, and objectives by under¬taking the following functions:

Instruction
Bugema University offers degrees, diplomas, and certificates in various areas.
 
Research
The university encourages the faculty and students to engage in social and scientific research aimed to enhance the development of society and its institutions.