The national teachers college is located in Kabale Municipality sitting on 68.4 acres of land.
It occupies the incomplete structures of the then Kabale Primary Teachers College that was established in 1984. The institution was constructed by the government a under the USAID project that prioritised the establishment of more primary teacher training colleges.
KABALE. The 33-year-old National Teachers College in Kabale District will this year get a facelift after receiving a grant of Euros 4m (about Shs18 billion) from Belgium Techinical Cooperation.
The principal of the college, Mr Benjamin Turyahikayo, on Tuesday revealed that the design and architectural plans are complete and the facelift is expected to commence by August.
“All the requirements including developing a master plan and structural designs are now complete. We are waiting for approval from the ministry of Education so that the actual rehabilitation and renovation can start,” Mr Turyahikayo explained.
“The total grant is Shs18b but Shs11.7b will be spent on infrastructure rehabilitation and renovation while the rest (Shs6.3b) will be used for capacity building,” Mr Turyahikayo said.
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Kabale, Mbarara, Uganda