Diploma in Information Technology


Our Diploma in Information Technology (DIT) provides practical training and prepares students for successful entry-level careers as computer technicians. Computer technicians provide both onsite and remote technical and customer support services. They install, configure, manage, and repair computers, software and networks.

Our comprehensive diploma curriculum is specially designed to also prepare students for entry-level industry certification exams such as CompTIA+, Cisco Certified Technician (CCT), Cisco Certified Support Technician (CCST) Cybersecurity, Cisco Customer Success Manager ((DTCSM)).

Admission Requirement

  1. A Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or an equivalent qualification, AND;
  2. A Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with at least one principal pass and one subsidiary pass obtained  at the same sitting in any subject or its equivalent,


  1. A Higher Education Certificate (HEC) in any subject.

Tuition fees

The 2023 tuition fees for the Diploma in Information Technology UGX 500,000 for Ugandan applicants and UGX750,000 for international applicants. Note: The stated fees are provisional to help you plan accordingly. The actual fees for the application year will be stated in your admission letter.

Course Curriculum

Semester 1

Code Course Name Type CU
ICT1102 Essential Hardware and Software concepts C 4
ICT1103 Fundamentals of Computing C 4
ICT1104 Information Systems C 3
LNG1101 Writing and Study Skills C 3
TBS1103 Understanding the Old Testament C 3

Semester 2

Code Course Name Type CU
ICT1206 Local Area Computer Networking C 3
ICT1205 Database Design and Applications C 4
CSC1101 Structured Programming C 4
TBS1201 Understanding the New Testament C 3
PBH2108 Health and Wholeness C 3

Semester 3

Code Course Name Type CU
ICT3117 IT Project Management C 3
CSC1202 Web and Mobile Applications Development C 4
ACC2151 Fundamentals of accounting C 3
TST2206 Understanding Ethics from a Christian Perspective C 3

Semester 4

Code Course Name Type CU
ICT1307 IT Workshop Practice Report C 3
ICT2108 Advanced Computer Networking C 4
ENT3251 Digital Marketing and ICT Entrepreneurship C 3
TST3108 Understanding World Views C 3

Career Prospects

Help Desk Technicians, Technical Support Specialists, Service Desk Analysts, Data Support Technicians, Associate Network Engineers, End User Computing Technicians, Desktop Support Administrators

How to Apply?

You can apply either online (recommended) or download and fill out application forms and submit them physically at any of our campuses in Kampala, Mukono, Kabale, Mbale or Arua.