The Northern Technical College [NORTEC]

The Northern Technical College (Established in 1956) has come a long way and it can boast of the large number of its former students who are today in gainful employment in various sectors of the economy.

It has produced Technologists, Technicians and Crafts men and women who today are contributing to the development of the Zambian economy.


The college (NORTEC) is located in “the friendly city” of Ndola on the Copperbelt Province of Zambia. NORTEC has two campuses; the first campus, which is the main campus, houses the administrative offices and Training Departments, and the second campus, has four hostels and a sports fields.

Courses Offered

The College offers an extensive range of courses (Short Courses and Full Time Courses) in the following fields:

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Heavy Equipment Repair/Automotive Repair
  • Applied Sciences And Business Studies

The NORTEC is registered with TEVETA and the Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ).

It falls under the Ministry Of Education, Science, Vocational Training and Early Education. The college strives to provide the highest quality Technical, Vocational and Entrepreneurship education in accordance with its mission statement which states;

NORTEC provides high quality Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training (TEVET) at certificate, diploma and higher levels; effectively and efficiently, to continuously meet training needs of the clients in collaboration with stakeholders.

Contact Details NORTEC

P.O. Box 250093
Tel: +260-212-2680142
Mobile: 260-979-549 787
Fax: + 260-212-2680423

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