The National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) is a corporate body established by the National Council for Technical Education Act, 1997 (Act No. 9 of 1997). The Act provides a legal framework for the Council to coordinate provision of technical education and training and establish an efficient national qualifications system that will ensure that products from technical institutions are of high quality and respond to changing needs as well as technological innovations in the world.
Technical education in this context is defined as “education and training undertaken by students to equip them to play roles requiring higher levels of skills, knowledge and understanding and in which they take responsibility for their areas of specialization”. NACTE is thus, a multidisciplinary and multi-sectoral body empowered to oversee and coordinate the provision of technical education and training in Tanzania.
NACTE Certificate and Diploma Application 2021/22
NACTE Open Udahili Wa Vyuo 2021/2021 – Certificate and Diploma
The Council wishes to inform the public that the admission of students for the academic year 2021/2021 in Certificates and Diploma courses / programs will start on May 27, 2021 for all Colleges offering training at those levels. This admission will apply to Colleges that have vacancies only for new students. Applications for admission should be sent directly to the respective Colleges.
The National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) is a body established by law of Parliament Chapter 129, to oversee and coordinate the provision of Education and Training Vocational Training in Non-University or Participating Universities in the country. One of the responsibilities of the Council is to ensure that the training provided in Vocational Colleges in the country meet the criteria and quality required in the labor market domestically and abroad. The Council is also responsible for coordinating the admission of students in Colleges and courses / programs recognized by the relevant authorities. The Council (NACTE), would like to inform the public that the admission of students to September 2021 diploma at Diploma and Diploma level for all courses / programs offered by Colleges of Education and Vocational Training will be officially opened from May 27, 2021. Therefore, the Council advises applicants and parents to adhere to the information provided
on the date mentioned above.
The Admission Guide will be available on the NACTE website