Kyambogo University School of Vocational Studies invites motivated graduates to apply for the Postgraduate Diploma in Culinary Arts (PGDCA) program, designed to enhance professional skills in the culinary field.

Program Duration: 1 Year (2 Semesters)
Tuition Fees: 2,500,000 UGX per annum

Target Group

This program is ideal for graduates who aspire to gain advanced professional skills in:

  • Food and beverage business management
  • Artistic cooking of savoury foods and various cuisines
  • Professional food presentation (garnishing and decoration techniques)
  • Menu design and management
  • Pastry and confectionery products

Entry Requirements

Applicants must possess a Second Class Bachelor’s Degree in any field of study or its equivalent from a recognized institution.

Application Procedure

  1. Complete the online application form at
  2. Pay a non-refundable application fee of UGX 50,000 (East Africans) or UGX 75,000 (International applicants), excluding bank charges, at any bank integrated with our system
  3. Print 2 copies of the filled system-generated biodata form and attach:
    • 2 certified copies of academic documents
    • 2 copies of all other relevant academic documents
    • 2 passport photos
    • Three referees’ letters of recommendation (Click here to download it)
  4. Submit the complete application package to the Office of the Dean, School of Vocational Studies.
  5. Download the advert here.

Application Deadline: Monday, 15th July 2024

Contact Information

For further details, please contact:

Office of the Dean, School of Vocational Studies
Tel: +256 41 4286242

Department of Hotel and Institutional Catering
Tel: +256 784 320955