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Objectives, Mission, Vision and Core Values of UIPE

  1. To hold meetings of the Institution for reading and discussing communications bearing upon engineering or the application thereof, or upon subjects relating thereto.
  2. To co-operate with Universities, other educational institutions and public educational authorities for the furtherance of education and training in engineering science and practice.
  3. To initiate research programmes and to co-operate with Government, private research Institutions and private individuals in promoting research into engineering science and technology.
  4. To print, publish, sell, lend or distribute the proceedings or reports of the Institution or any papers, communications, works or treaties on engineering or its application or subjects connected therewith.
  5. To do all other things incidental or conducive to the attainment of the above objects or any of them.
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    Who we are

    The Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers (UIPE) was established as an association of Professional Engineers of Uganda in 1972, as a successor to the defunct East Africa Institution of Engineers (EAIE), which had started in 1945 .

    The objectives and purposes of the Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers are to promote the general advancement of the science and practice of engineering and its applications, and to facilitate the exchange of information and ideas on those subjects amongst the members of the Institution.

    Latest News

    List of Applicants considered by the 488th Council Meeting on 20th October, 2020 under the Various Category
    Tuesday, 20th October 2020
    The list of Applicants considered by the 488th Council Meeting on 20th October 2020 under the the Various Category is out.

    An official communication will be made after 20th November 2020. For the meantime you can go ahead and pay 230,000 for certificate and Subscription 2021 if you have no arrears with accounts department.

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    Eng. Ben Kyemba , President Elect
    Wednesday, 23rd September 2020
    Eng. Ben Kyemba is the President Elect having defeated Eng. Geoffrey Ogwang . He polled 509 votes out of the 851 votes casted. 

    He was declared the winner via a zoom meeting conducted by the Returning Officer Eng. Ssebbugga Kimeze on Monday 21st September 2020.

    He will take presidency at this year's Annual General Meeting that will take place on 2nd October 2020 succeeding Eng. Vincent Ochwo Olie who has been President since 2018.

    Why Join UIPE?

    The Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers was formed in 1972 to bring together the engineering fraternity to share ideas and to promote engineering . Today , UIPE is the leading independent organisation for the engineering profession in Uganda and embraces Engineers, Technicians and Technologists right from when they start college, as they progress as young professionals and then as they mature into senior practitioners.

    Becoming a member of UIPE demonstrates that you are a trusted professional and provides access to services that will help your career progress . Membership also helps link our members with fellow professionals in Uganda and beyond. UIPE promotes the high engineering standards, professional ethics and best practice that our members embody. With the practical knowledge of engineering professionals behind it, UIPE advises government , business and education on policy and practice , and is an independent voice on engineering matters of public interest.

    You can become a student , Graduate ,technologist , technician and Corporate member of UIPE. Find these details on our website under the membership category.