To gain admissions to the Diploma in Textile Design and Technology and Design a candidate must first satisfy the general requirements for admission into Kyambogo University.
In addition a candidate shall be eligible for admissions to the programme on meeting any of the following minimum qualifications:-
- At least one principal pass in Chemistry or Clothing and Textiles and two subsidiaries obtained at the same sitting plus a Credit in Art at “O” Level.
For purposes of computing entry points, the advanced level subjects shall carry the following weights:-
Essential – Chemistry, Clothing and Textiles
Relevant – Physics, Art, Mathematics, Economics
Desirable – General Paper, any other Science subject
Others – Any other relevant subject
- Certificate in Textile Design and Technology from a recognized institution.
- Having passed mature age entry examinations administered by the University.
DURATION OF THE PROGRAMME
The Diploma in Textile Design and Technology shall have duration of four (4) semesters and being run as an evening programme. Each academic year shall consist of two (2) semesters and a recess term of industrial attachment or project. Each semester shall consist of 17 weeks, 15 weeks of teaching and 2 weeks of examinations. The recess term shall be twelve (12) weeks.