Institute of Rural Development Planning (IRDP)

ICT UNIT

About the ICT Unit

ICT is a unit under deputy rector academics research and consultancy. The unit acts as strategic tool affecting all aspects in the operations of the IRDP core functions. The primary task of the ICT unit is to provide the Institute wide oversight of all ICT related activities and act as a central custodian for all ICT related activities. The Unit in its role is also responsible in Management, Control and Maintenance (MCM) of the network, the ICT systems and end-user support and training.


The Organization Structure of ICT UNIT


ICT Services and Systems

To support academic delivery, research and consultancy services at the Institute, ICT Unit hosts a number of ICT services and systems accessible to students, staff, stakeholders and partners. The following are some of services and systems that are currently offered by the ICT unit:-


  1. Students Records Management Information System (SRMIS)
  2. Financial Management Information System (FMIS) Votebook
  3. Online Application System
  4. Library Management Information System (LMIS)
    • KOHA Library System
    • Publication Repository System
    • Digital Library System
    • The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL)
  5. Email System
  6. Website
  7. IRDP Local Area Network and Internet
  8. Identity card production system
  9. Helpdesk Services

Our Team

Benjamin Mwalugeni

Head of ICT Unit

Stephen Lugaimukamu

ICT Specialist-Information Security

Boniphace Nanai

ICT Specialist-System Analyst

Lucas Mbawala

Software Engineer