Register with the Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers

Register with the Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers

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 among the members of the Institution.



The following requirements apply for the applicant: –

  1. Must be a Registered Engineer
  2. At least 10 years of active practice after registration with ERB
  3. Must be a Corporate Member in good standing
  4. Must have served the Institution/ERB as a Council Member, Board Member, Committee Member, Branch Executive, Assessor, CPD Facilitator or Paper presenter
  5. Served in a prominent position either in government or private sector
  6. Clean public record i.e not interdicted, not a subject of an ongoing investigation, has not had conflict with the institution.
  7. Through his/her post registration experience must have had an innovation that improved livelihood of society
  8. Successful Mentorship of Graduate Engineers to Professional maturity
  9. You will submit a full application consisting of the following: Application form and Career Report.

Documents to Accompany Completed Application Form

  1. The Copies of all academic papers
  2. Copies of all local and foreign registration certificates
  3. Also Copies of local and foreign practising licenses
  4. A Copy of your curriculum vitae


After submission of documents to UIPE Secretariat, the application process proceeds as follows:-

  1. The MET Committee reviews the application and recommends the successful applicant to the Council
  2. The Council confirms the election.
  • The name of the newly elected member is circulated to the entire membership for comments, for a period of 30 days. If UIPE receives no objection, the applicant then receives his letter of election at the expiry of 30 days.

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After election, the applicant is expected to pay for the following before he is recognized as a member of UIPE:

Sn.DescriptionAmount in UG Shs
1Membership Certificate30.000=
2Annual Subscription fees250.000=
 Total Fees280.000=



  1. Please make cheques payable to: ‘UGANDA INSTITUTION OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS

Direct cash deposit: Stanbic Bank Metro Branch Account No. 9030005841819 Account Name Uganda Institution of Professional Engineer, then scan the Bank Deposit Slip and email it to , or hand deliver.

  1. Payment by Mobile Money to: *165#
  2. Payments
  3. Next
  4. Goods & Services
  5. Enter Merchant Code (Code is UIPE)
  6. Enter Payment reference, include your Name, Reg. No., Details of Payment)
  7. Enter Amount
  8. Enter your pin
  9. Send
  10. Please pick your receipt from the Secretariat whenever you make a payment.

For more details, please contact:


Management Support Unit Building,

Public Works Training Centre,Plot 2 Gloucester Avenue, Kyambogo


Tel:    +256 414 287292

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