Application period

The Application process for training programs (basic and advanced), takes place from December to February of every year while the admissions for non-formal programs are conducted throughout the year.

apllication requirements

Applicants who would wish to join us for formal programs should have a minimum of UCE (Uganda Certificate of Education) or UNEB (Uganda National Examinations Board), UJTC Certificate part 1, or their equivalent respectively. There are no limits for non-formal courses

application procedures

Iganga Technical Institute offers a number of programs ranging from the informal courses that run for 3 months to the advanced programs that go for 2 years.

You can pick the Admission form from our offices at Iganga Technical Institute located in CMS along Iganga – Jinja Highway 2km from Iganga town. For more information contact the Academic Registrar’s office on +25643423078 or send us an email at


The following programs are available for Admission at Iganga Technical Institute and they can be broadly categorized into three; short/informal courses Advanced craft and the Basic courses

The following are the career-building courses offered at Iganga Technical Institute.

  1. National Certificate in Building Construction (NCBC)
  2. National Certificate in Automotive Mechanics (NCAM)
  3. National Certificate in Electrical Installation Systems and Maintenance (NCEM)
  4. National Certificate in Welding and Fabrication (NCWF)
  5. National Certificate in Plumbing (NCPL)
  6. National Certificate in Wood Work Technology (NCWWT)