Dr. Ruth Biyinzika appointed head of Directorate of Industrial Training

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Ruth Biyinzika Musoke
Dr. Ruth Musoke Biyinzika

Dr. Ruth Musoke Biyinzika, a Private Sector Development Specialist, Entrepreneur, Trainor, Mentor and a Coach has been appointed as chairperson of the Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT). She is a financial services expert, with an MBA specializing in SME Development.

Dr. Ruth has been the head of Skills Development Facility (SDF), a government of Uganda and World Bank Funded Project, which has support over 500 organizations and targeting over 50,000 beneficiaries from around 90 districts of Uganda. SDF is underĀ Private Sector Foundation Uganda.

The Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT) is a Ugandan quality assurance directorate offering nationally, regionally and internationally recognized quality assurance services for the Business, Technical, Vocational Education and Training (BTVET). DIT produces high quality assurance mechanisms with emphasis on qualification standards and equivalent ratings with a high level of professionalism recognized nationally, regionally and internationally.

Key functions of DIT

  • To identify the needs of the labour market for occupational competencies that fall under the Uganda Vocational Qualification Framework (UVQF).
  • To regulate apprenticeship/traineeship/internship schemes.
  • To foster and promote entrepreneurial values and skills as an integral part of the UVQF.
  • To secure adequate and sustainable financing for the operation of the directorate.
  • To accredit training institutions or companies as UVQF assessment centers.
  • To assess and award Uganda Vocational Qualifications.
  • To develop, apply, expand and improve the purposeful application of UVQF.
  • To promote on the job training in industry for apprenticeship, trainee-ship and indenture/agreement training and other training such as further skills training schemes.
  • To prescribe the procedure for the making training schemes.
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