We're advancing Uganda's tech industry

Developed in partnership with the tech sector, Refactory is the industry's blueprint for hiring developers.

Apply now for the April 2020 intake.

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Land your dream job in tech.

Refactory is made by and for tech companies. We teach you the skills you need to secure your career in tech.

How does it work?

We have developed a program that takes you from zero to job-ready in 9 months. The program consists of 3 steps.

Step 1:
Catalyst Course

A focused three-month program that includes training in leadership, critical thinking, IT project management, as well as introductions to different technologies.

Step 2:

A six-month boot camp, where a key component is working on solving a real problem for one of our industry partners.

Step 3:
Last Mile Program

A program that gives graduates the opportunity to work at an elite ICT company for 6-12 months.

Come visit our campus in Muyenga.

Develop ideas with your team, hang out in the lounge between the sessions, and build better solutions in our computer lab.

Stay up to date on what's happening at Refactory

News and blog posts from our community.

Are you our new Communications & Marketing Officer?




October 29, 2019

Refactory is looking for a friendly, creative and detail-oriented storyteller to run our communications and marketing efforts.

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Refactory goes to Mbarara




August 23, 2019

“The launch of a website used to be an event.” Program Director Michael spreads his arms and looks at the 70 students and staff assembled in a computer lab at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST).

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Takeaways from the launch of Refactory Tech Academy


Solomon Obwot


July 12, 2019

Refactory, a tech skilling program founded by Fontes Foundation and technology company Laboremus Uganda, has officially launched from the home of fellow founding partner Clarke International University in Muyenga hills on Wednesday.

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