Eswatini College Of Technology

Education +268 76646292 / 79101226 Mbabane


By 2018 ECOT shall be a leading university of technology renowned for its excellence in quality and marketable products.


ECOT is a committed market leader in the advancement of technology, scientific, commercial education and training through research and development in collaboration with critical stakeholders regionally and internationally.


Eswatini College of Technology (ECOT) formely known as SCOT is an institution of higher learning under the Ministry of Education and Training in Swaziland. ECOT is a government entity that maintains its position as the principal institution of higher learning in technical plus vocational education and training. ECOT was established as a Trade School in 1946 with two instructors offering carpentry and building. In the 1960's it was changed to Swaziland Industrial Training Institute with the provision of craft course. In 1974, the name of the institution was once again changed to Swaziland College of Technology.


1. Faculty of Building and Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Quantity Surveying
  • Diploma in Architectural Technology
  • Diploma in Building Studies
  • Diploma in Land Surveying and Mapping
2. Faculty of Information and Communication Technology
  • Diploma in Computer Science
  • Diploma in Information Technology (Part Time)
3. Faculty of Engineering Science
  • National Diploma in Machenical Engineering
  • National Diploma in Automotive Engineering
  • National Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • National Diploma in Telecommunication and Electronics Engineering
4. Faculty of Education
  • Secondary Teacher’s Diploma (Commercial)
  • Secondary Teacher’s Diploma (Information & Communication Technology)
  • Secondary Teacher’s Diploma (Design & Technology)
  • Vocational Instructor’s Diploma - Part time (2 Years)
5. Faculty of Business Administration
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Office Management and Technology
  • Intake only done in August
  • All Diploma programmes are 3 years
  • Qualifying and accepted students are granted Government Scholarship
Applications open in February and closes end of March for the August intake.