Diploma in Electrical Engineering

Minimum Entry Requirements
The minimum entry requirement to the Diploma in Electrical Engineering is:

1. Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 5 credits in Science subjects

2. Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with 1 Principal pass and two subsidiaries in science subjects obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent.

3. Qualifications equivalent to Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) as shall be determined by the National Council in consultation with the Uganda National Examinations Board.

4. A Certificate in Engineering programmes obtained from a recognized institution of higher learning.

Duration of the Program
The minimum period to complete the Diploma in Electrical Engineering is two years.

Year One Semester One

CODE NAME

LH

PH

CH

CU

DEE 1101 Engineering Mathematics I

40

40

60

4

DEE 1102 Electrical Engineering Science I

45

30

60

4

DEE 1103 Engineering Drawing

30

60

60

4

DEE 1104 Mechanical Engineering Science I

30

30

45

3

DEE 1105 Electrical Workshop Practice I

15

90

60

4

DEE 1106 Computer Applications I

20

50

45

3

DEE 1107 Electrical Engineering Project I

10

130

75

5

Total

190

430

405

27

Year One Semester Two

CODE NAME

LH

PH

CH

CU

DEE 1201 Engineering Mathematics II

40

40

60

4

DEE 1202 Electrical Engineering Science II

45

30

60

4

DEE 1203 Electrical Engineering Drawing

30

60

60

4

DEE 1204 Communication Skills

40

40

60

4

DEE 1205 Electrical Workshop Practice II

15

90

60

4

DEE 1206 Computer Applications II

20

50

45

3

DEE 1207 Electrical Engineering Project II

10

130

75

5

DEE 1208 Fieldwork

10

130

75

5

Total

210

570

495

33

Year Two Semester One

CODE NAME

LH

PH

CH

CU

DEE 2101 Engineering Mathematics III

40

40

60

4

DEE 2102 Electrical Power I

30

30

45

3

DEE 2103 Solar Photovoltaic Technologies

30

60

60

4

DEE 2104 Analogue Electronics

30

60

60

4

DEE 2105 Mechanical Workshop Practice

30

60

60

4

DEE 2106 Communication Systems

35

20

45

3

DEE 2107 Engineering Software

20

50

45

3

DEE 2108 Electrical Engineering Project III

10

130

75

5

Total

225

450

450

30

Year Two Semester Two

CODE NAME

LH

PH

CH

CU

DEE 2201 Electrical Power II

30

30

45

3

DEE 2202 Digital Electronics

30

60

60

4

DEE 2203 Production Engineering

30

60

60

4

DEE 2204 Measurement and Control

40

40

60

4

DEE 2205 Entrepreneurship Skills

50

20

60

4

DEE 2206 Electrical Engineering Project IV

10

130

75

5

Total

190

340

360

24

Program Load

To qualify for the award of the Diploma in Electrical Engineering, a candidate must obtain 114 credit units distributed as follows:

Year One Semester One 27
Year One Semester Two 33
Year Two Semester One 30
Year Two Semester Two 24
Total 114