Education Department

  • Ms. Bulya Olivia

    Senior Inspector of Schools

    The municipality has such a big number of prominent and high performing schools (both primary and secondary). This has geared up the efforts to end illiteracy not only in Mukono Municipality but also in Uganda at large.
    The current enrollment for both pupils and teachers at primary level is summarized below;

    Roles of the Education Department

    To provide, support, guide, coordinate, regulate and promote quality Education, Sports, Recreation and tourism activities to the community in Mukono Municipality that are geared towards individual and national development.

    Fostering a learning and productive community by focusing on the development of tourism information in the municipality.

    Design Education Management System; Plan and Manage the Pre-primary, Primary, Secondary, Special Needs Schools and Institutions of the municipality including provision of the facilities and learning materials.

    Plan and conduct periodic supervision and inspections to quality assure the quality of curriculum, methods of teaching, and classroom and dormitory facilities.

    Plan and conduct professional development programs for the teachers and education managers including formal training, refresher, knowledge exchange and work-based programs in the primary, secondary, special needs schools and vocational institutions. Plan and provide Adult and Children Library services for the Community and Library support to the Schools in the municipality.

    Plan, conduct sensitization and awareness of the education services in the municipality and manage provision of alternative education programs for children without access to the formal education.

    Plan, monitor and supervise the private educational providers in the municipality to ensure conformity with the educational standards.

    licensing of pri-primary schools



    Ministry of Education and Sports through TIET Department has opened the On -line registration of Pre- Primary Teachers [ ECD Certificate holders] for the 1st Phase starting with the Certificate Level.


    a) To apply to be registered as a Pre- Primary Certificate Teacher in Uganda you should ensure that you have the following documents;

    • i. Scanned original UNEB ‘O’ Level Certificate
    • ii. Scanned original UNEB ‘O’ Level Pass-slip
    • iii. Scanned original copy of your National Identity Card.
    • iv. Scanned original Leaving Certificate from the training institution
    • v. Scanned original Certified ECD Leaving Certificate from the ECD Teacher Training Institution or the College.
    • vi. Scanned original Pass- slip / Academic Transcript certificate from the affiliated University.
    • vii. Scanned original certified Pass- slip / Academic Transcript certificate from the affiliated University.
    • viii. ‘O’ Level results must be six (passes) with English – 2013 and below.
    • ix. ‘O’ Level results must be six (passes) with English and Mathematics – 2014 onwards.
    Download the steps on how to Register Online