Kagadi Institute of Science and Technology (KISTEC) is a technical institute offering professional courses in science and Technology. KISTEC has positioned itself to provide students with hands-on skills that enable them to sustain themselves through starting up their own business.
The courses offered at KISTEC are in line with the national aspirations of the Uganda stipulated in the Uganda vision 2040 (UGV2040). The institute aims at graduating students who are resilient, innovative, creative, competitive, and business oriented. All the courses offered at KISTEC are driven by ICT. All students are equipped with ICT skills that enable them to not only excel in performance during their study but also integrate ICT in their own businesses, especially in planning, marketing and analyzing the performance of their projects. Students who go through KISTEC are able to; Come up with relevant solutions to community problems through creation, innovation and invention, Start their own businesses through the knowledge and skills acquired from KISTEC, Empower other people by employing them in their startups and Write competitive business plans
All the courses offered at KISTEC have a direct connection with the local market. The skills gained by the students are directly applied to meet and solve local problems especially in textile, production of metallic and wooden doors and windows, building and construction, electrical installation and maintenance, phone repairs, among others. The demand for such services is high within in the district and the neighboring districts. It is therefore easy for our graduates to get opportunities of running and sustain their own products.