The Department is responsible for promotion and projecting the development of vocational education and training and increase stakeholder participation in provision of technical education vocational and entrepreneurship training. The functions of the Department has two sections, Skills Development and Entrepreneurship Training. The functions of the Department are:

Formulating and providing policy guidelines to training institutions;

Promotion of technical education vocational and entrepreneurship training;

Increasing stakeholder participation in the provision of the TEVET

Assessing the impact of technical education, vocational and entrepreneurship training programmes

The total staff establishment for the Department is seven and it is headed by a Director

Mission Statement

“To effectively facilitate and promote the development and application of science and technology; and provision of technical, vocational and entrepreneurship skills for sustainable national economic growth and improved quality of life ”.