The Academic Registrar, National Instructors’ College Abilonino invites applications from eligible applicants (Diploma holders only) for competency based admissions to Diploma in Instructor and Technical Teacher Education (DITTE) programmes on Government and Private Sponsorship. The closing date for receiving applications is 23rd December, 2021.

Diploma in Instructor and Technical Teacher Education (DITTE) in:

  • Agricultural Production
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Civil and Building Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Leather Tanning and Leather Goods Production
  • Metal Fabrication
  • Tailoring and Garments Design

Holders of the following qualifications obtained from recognized institutions are eligible to apply:

National / Ordinary/Higher Diploma in the following courses: Civil and Building Engineering, Architecture, Water Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telecom/Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Fashion and Design, Agriculture, Leather Tanning.

Fill out the application form, attach all the required documents and submit hard copies to the Office of The Academic Registrar, National Instructors’ College Abilonino.


Submit scanned copies merged as a single pdf file via email The Subject in the email should be DIPLOMA ENTRY APPLICATION 2021/2022

     Attachments: The required attachments to the application form include

copies of the following where applicable:

  • Uganda Junior Technical Certificate (UJTC)/Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE)
  • Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)
  • Craft Certificates Part I, II and III
  • National Certificates
  • National/Ordinary Diploma
  • Evidence of payment of application fees ()
  • School/National ID
  • Other relevant documents

Applicants must have passed Ordinary level examinations or its equivalent with at least 5 Passes and these must include English, Mathematics and any other science subject.

 The qualifying applicants will be shortlisted and called for a competency based assessment at the College from which the successful candidates will be admitted on Government or Private sponsorship.

Application fee is 53,000/= (Bank charges inclusive), payable from  any branch of Stanbic bank countrywide. The College bank account details are as shown below;

Bank Name:    Stanbic Bank

Account Name: National Instructors’ College   Abilonino Account No:              9030006340309

Branch:          Apac

 Mode of Application:

Application forms can be obtained from the office of the Academic Registrar at the College during working days Monday to Friday (8:00am – 5:00pm) or downloaded from the link below.

NICA Diploma Entry Application Form 2021-2022