Institute Courses

Daniel Comboni Vocational Institute (DCVI) enrolls young people who have completed the Uganda Technical Certificate (UJTC) examinations of Uganda Certificate (UCE) examinations. Applicants who have completed the Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education are also considered for admission.
In fulfilling our mission, we aim at quality rather than quantity. As ours is a private Institution, which receives no extra aid, we are compelled to request our students to pay school dues. Daniel Comboni Institution has a limited hostel facilities for male students who cannot readily find accommodation in and around Gulu Town.

Daniel Comboni Vocational Institute (DCVI) offers five trade (courses) of three years each leading to the award of Uganda National Examination (UNEB) craft and advanced certificates. The courses are:

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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING CRAFT PRACTICE
  • MECPMECHANICAL ENGINEERING CRAFT PRACTICEPART II2 YRS
  • INTROThis exciting course provides you with the skills to gain a career in • metal fabrication and Fitting • machine work (machinist)• maintenance work
  • COURSECRAFT PART II (MECP II) / FITTER MACHINIST COURSE
  • FEESUSH 780,000 || USH 1,030,000 RESIDENTS
  • DURATION2 Years only
  • AWARDUBTEB CERTIFICATE
  • ENTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with passes in Maths, English Language, Physics and Chemistry. Candidates with knowledge in metalwork and Technical Drawing have added advantage.

NOTE: Students who wish to continue and register for advanced course (particularly one year) must have passed both the craft and Trade Test Examinations.

MOTOR VEHICLE TECHNICIAN
  • MVTMOTOR VEHICLE TECHNICIANPART I 2YRS
  • INTROThis exciting course provides you with the skills to gain a career in • motor vehicle repair & maintenance
  • COURSECRAFT PART II (MECP II) / FITTER MACHINIST COURSE
  • FEESUSH 750,000 NON-RESIDENTS || USH 1,000,000 RESIDENTS
  • DURATION2 Years only
  • AWARDUBTEB CERTIFICATE
  • ENTRY
    Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with passes in Maths, English Language, Physics and Chemistry,. Candidates with knowledge in metalwork and Technical Drawing have added advantage.

NOTE: Students who wish to continue and register for advanced course (particularly one year) must have passed both the craft and Trade Test Examinations.

ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION
  • EIELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONPART II-III2 YRS
  • INTROThis exciting course provides you with the skills to gain a career in • electrical installation • electrical gadgets repairer
  • FEESUSH 780,000 NON-RESIDENTS || USH 1,030,000 RESIDENTS
  • DURATION2 Years
  • AWARDUBTEB CERTIFICATE
  • EMTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with passes in Maths, English Language, Physics and Chemistry. Candidates with knowledge in Technical Drawing have added advantage.

NOTE: Students who wish to continue and register for advanced course (particularly one year) must have passed both the craft and Trade Test Examinations.

CARPENTRY & JOINERY
  • C/JCARPENTRY AND JOINERYPART I & II2 YRS
  • INTROThis exciting course provides you with the skills to gain a career in • competent carpenter and joiner • upholstery technician • project (site) management
  • FEESUSH 750,000 NON-RESIDENTS || USH 1,000,000 RESIDENTS
  • DURATION2 Years
  • AWARDUBTEB CERTIFICATE
  • ENTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with passes in Maths, English Language, Physics and Chemistry, Uganda Advance Certificate of Education UACE. Candidates with knowledge Technical Drawing have added advantage.

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BUILDING AND CONCRETE PRACTICE
  • BCPBUILDING AND CONCRETE PRACTICEPART I 1 YRS
  • FEESUSH 750,000 NON-RESIDENTSUSH 1,000,000 RESIDENTS
  • DURATION1 Years
  • AWARDUBTEB CERTIFICATE
  • ENTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) or its equivalent with passes in Maths, English Language, Physics and Chemistry. Candidates with knowledge in metalwork and Technical Drawing have added advantage.

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INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
  • 1. CCACERTIFICATE IN COMPUTER APPLICATIONSCERT3 MONTHS
  • INTROThis exciting course provides you with the skills to gain a career in • competent carpenter and joiner • upholstery technician • project (site) management
  • FEESUSH 280,000
  • DURATION3 MONTHS
  • AWARDCERTIFICATE
  • ENTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) and above.
  • 2. CRMCOMPUTER REPAIR & MAINTENANCECERT8 MONTHS
  • INTROWhether installing and upgrading software or repairing hardware, Computer Support Technicians have the knowledge and skills that keep businesses and home computers operating smoothly. A trained Computer Support Technician has many career options.
  • CONTENT• Introduction to PC Repair • Operating Systems including Basic Linux administration • Troubleshooting • PC Hardware 1 and 2 • Customer Service
  • FEESUSH 275,000
  • DURATION8 MONTHS
  • AWARDCERTIFICATE
  • ENTRYUganda Certificate of Education (UCE) and above.

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