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From: BYABASAIJA MATHIAS
Dear Ministry of Defence / Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF), I would like to know where the recruitment centre for kiyandongo district will be, and secondly I want to join as a professional, am I supposed to go to kololo for recruitment?
From: Akiiki Deo Akiiki
Ministry of Defence / Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF)
Dear Mathias, there is no need to go to kololo. Teams will come to your
zone. Check the recruitment centers below
The Uganda Peoples’ Defence Forces will conduct a general recruitment from
27th December 2019 – 5th January 2020 for regular soldiers and
professionals into the forces. The recruitment criteria, centres and dates
are as indicated below:
A. RECRUITMENT CRITERIA
Eligible candidates to meet the following requirements:
1. Citizenship. MUST be citizen of Uganda and must be in possession of
an Original National Identity Card.
2. Medical. MUST be healthy and medically fit; ready to undergo
medical and physical body check and a road run to test endurance and
3. Age. Regular Recruits must be adult males and females between the age
of (18-25) years and professionals between 18 and 30 years.
4. Marital status MUST be single with no children.
5. Education standard. Regular Recruits must possess a minimum formal
education of S.4 (UCE) or S.6 in science subjects. Original certificates
of 2016, 2017 and 2018 with a school IDs are a must.
6. Professionals; Degree/Diploma holders in medicine, chemistry,
Engineering, teachers and vocational skills.
7. Conduct. Candidates must be of good conduct with no criminal record.
Letters of recommendations from LC I, LC III, GISOs duly signed are a
MUST, to confirm their conduct.
8. Moral Standards: Presentation of forged documents is criminal and
culprits will be liable to prosecution.
B. RECRUITMENT CENTRES AND DATES
CENTRES AND TEAMS DISTRICTS DATES
(a) (b) (c)
LYANTONDE DIST HQs
LYANTONDE 27 DEC 19
MASAKA DIST HQs
MASAKA 28 DEC 19
MPIGI DIST HQs
MPIGI 29 DEC 19
MITYANA DIST HQs
MITYANA 31 DEC 19
KIBOGA DIST HQs KYANKWANZI 02 JAN 20
LUWERO DIST HQs
LUWERO 04 JAN 20
HOIMA DIST HQs
HOIMA with KIKUUBE 27 DEC 19
FORT PORTAL DIST HQs
KABAROLE 29 DEC 19
KAMWENGE with KITAGWENDA
BUNDIBUGYO – DIST HQs
BUNDUBUGYO 30 DEC 19
KASESE DIST HQs
KASESE 31 DEC 19
BUSHENYI DIST HQs
BUSHENYI 02 JAN 20
MBARARA DIST HQs
MBARARA with RWAMPARA 03 JAN 20
KIRUHURA with KAZO
KABALE DIST HQs
KABALE 04 JAN 20
RUKUNGIRI DIST HQS RUKUNGIRI 05 JAN 20
ARUA – DIST HQs
ARUA with MADI-OKOLLO 27 DEC 19
NEBBI - DIST HQS NEBBI with PAKWACH 28 DEC 19
GULU – DIST HQs
GULU 29 DEC 19
KITGUM – DIST HQS KITGUM 30 DEC 19
PADER – DIST HQs PADER 31 DEC 19
LIRA – DIST HQS LIRA 02 JAN 20
APAC – DIST HQS APAC with KWANIA 03 JAN 20
MASINDI – DIST HQs
MASINDI 05 JAN 20
KOTIDO DIST HQs KOTIDO 27 DEC 19
KABONGO with KARENGA
MOROTO DIST HQs
MOROTO with LUSOT
28 DEC 19
NAKAPIRIPIRITI with NABILATUK
KAPCHORWA DIST HQs KAPCHORWA 30 DEC 19
MBALE - DIST HQS
MBALE 31 DEC 19
MANAFA with NAMISINDWA
SOROTI DIST HQs
SOROTI 02 JAN 20
BUDAKA DIST HQs
PALISA 03 JAN 20
TORORO DIST HQs
TORORO 04 JAN 20
IGANGA DIST HQs
IGANGA with BUGWERI 05 JAN 20
KAMPALA 27 DEC 19
WAKISO DIST HQs WAKISO 28 - 29 DEC 19
KAMULI DIST HQs
KAMULI 30 DEC 19
JINJA DIST HQs
JINJA 31 DEC 19
MUKONO DIST HQs
MUKONO 02 JAN 20
[14/12, 11:35] Deo Akiiki: Additional info on UPDF National Recruitment
Exercise due 27th Dec 2019 - 5th Jan 2020
*Requirements for UPDF-Airforce Candidates*
a. S.6 biased in Science subjects such as physics, math and, Geography.
b. Degree and Diploma holders in Aviation related fields such as:
(1) Pilots with Private Pilot Licence (PPL), Commercial Pilot License
(CPL) or Pilot Instructors.
(2) Aircraft maintainaince Engineers category A&C ( Engine and Airframe),
category X ( Electrical and Avionics, Radio and Instruments).
3. Air Traffic Controllers
4. Radar Engineers and Radar Operators
5. Flight Operators.
On Tue, 24 Dec 2019, 09:04 BYABASAIJA MATHIAS
<[ATI #4374 email] wrote:
Dear Ministry of Defence / Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF), I would
like to know where the recruitment centre for kiyandongo district will
be, and secondly I want to join as a professional, am I supposed to go
to kololo for recruitment?
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