Fees Structure for National Diplomas and International Vocational Qualification(IVQ) programmes in Oil and Gas

 

A) National Qualifications

Area of Specification

Award

Duration/Study Time

Tuition Fees Per Semester

East Africans

Non East

Africans ($)

Upstream Petroleum Operations

National Diploma in Upstream Petroleum Operations (DUPO)

2 Years/Day

1,850,000 UGX

$685

Downstream Petroleum Operations

National Diploma in Downstream Operations (DDPO)

2 Years/Day

1,850,000UGX

$685

 

The Government of Uganda has offered an 80% subside on 5 programmes for the first Intake of 40 qualifying Ugandan Nationals per programme

B) LIST OF IVQ PROGRAMMES IN OIL AND GAS

S/N

Programme Name/ Levels

Tuition Fees for IVQs offered by UPIK

COURSE

DURATION

(MONTHS)

Total Fees

(UGX)

Government 

Subside (80%)

Students' 

Contribution (20%)

1

IVQ (Welding, Fabrication & Pipework)

·         Foundation level

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

·         Level 3

 

2,000,000

2,000,000 

2,000,000 

2,500,000 

 

0

0

0

0

 

2,000,000

2,000,000

2,000,000

2,500,000

 

2 Months

3 Months

3 Months

4 Months

2

IVQ (Upstream Petroleum Operations)

·         Foundation Level

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

 

1,605,688

2,096,188 

4,218,688 

 

1,284,550

1,676,950

3,374,950

 

321,138

419,238

843,738

 

1 Month

2 Months

7 Months

3

IVQ (Downstream Petroleum Operations)

·         Foundation Level

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

 

1,605,688 

2,096,188

4,218,688 

 

1,284,550

1,676,950

3,374,950

 

321,138

419.238

843,738

 

1 Month

2 Months

7 Months

4

IVQ Health, Safety and Environment (HSE)

·         Foundation, Advanced and Supervisor

 

2,167,450 

 

0

 

2,167,450

 

2 Weeks

5

IVQ Instrumentation Maintenance

·         Foundation

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

 

1,074,250 

1,590,000 

3,885,940

 

859,400

1,272,000

3,108,752

 

214,850

318,000

777,188

 

1 Month

2 Months

7 Months

6

IVQ Electrical Maintenance

·         Foundation

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

  

1,074,250 

1,590,000 

3,885,940 

 

859,400

1,272,000

3,108,752

 

214,850

318,000

777,188

 

1 Month

2 Months

7 Months

7

IVQ Mechanical Maintenance

·         Foundation

·         Level 1

·         Level 2

 

1,074.250 

1,590,000 

3,885,940

 

859,400

1,272,000

3,108,752

 

214,850

318,000

777,188

 

1 Month

2 Months

7 Months

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

Eligible Candidates for the International Vocational Qualification Programmes should have: Prior Learning or industrial experience in the relevant fields.