Ordinary academic calendar begins in February.
Practical work 70%
Assignments and tests
At least 3 recorded and best assignments and one best test are graded among internal exam grades.
Three phases of a four-months industrial training, Jan-April , May- August and September-December .
Bus, PL, EL, NUR are done in May
CJ, BCP, TEXT, CAT are done in October
NVI academic Board does grading
Craft exams are done June/July UJTC and Trade Test is done Nov/Dec.
NVI certificate for internal exams
UNEB (UJTC) for CJ, BCP, TEXT, BUS
UNEB (Craft certificate) for PL, EI
Kyambogo University for NUR
Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT) Trade Test for one-year courses is offered.