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Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates: Uganda Police Force Recruitment Shortlisted Candidates of 2023/2024 intake has been officially released. The candidate that took part in the last UPF Recruitment process can now check their names from the list below.




Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates

Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates

The Uganda Police Force is the national police force of Uganda. The head of the force is called the Inspector General of Police. The current IGP is Martin Okoth Ochola. Ochola replaced former IGP, General Edward Kale Kayihura in March 2018…Read More. (www.upf.go.ug)


UPF Shortlisted Names

The Uganda Police Force shortlisted candidates contain the name of all successful candidates in the federation. as such, screening and interview will be conducted for all shortlisted candidates. Finally, candidates that passed the UPF screening and interview will qualify for full-time employment.


This is to kindly inform all applicants in the recently concluded recruitment exercises for probation Police Constables that the list of successful candidates is out and displayed at the respective Districts and Regional Police Headquarters.  All applicants are requested to check their names at the respective Districts/Divisional Police Headquarters to confirm whether they are successful or not.

All successful candidates are required to report to the respective quarantine centers, where they will spend two weeks under quarantine, before reporting to Police Training School – Kabalye, for the commencement of the Initial Police Recruit Training Course.

At the quarantine centers they will be thoroughly screened for Covid-19 symptoms and taken through Covid-19 awareness and safety precautions.

The successful candidates are to report to the quarantine centers in two phases as follow;

Those under phase (I) will report on the 30th, November,2020, at the following quarantine centers.

NoQuarantine centersDistricts
1Agricultural Show GroundJinja
2UTC ElgonMbale
3PTS OlilimKatakwi
4PTS IkafeYumbe
5Gleson Training InstitutionKitgum

While those under phase (II), will report on the 8th December 2020 at the following quarantine centers.

NoQuarantine centersDistricts
1Light of Hope S.S.Luwero
2Mbarara Army SchoolMbarara
3Kasese Tour HostelKasese
4Kitara S.SHoima
5Nsamizi Training Institute of Social DevelopmentMpigi

They should report to these centers and MUST carry with them; the following items, Original Academic documents “O” level, Original National Identity Card, Black gum boots, a Pair of sports shoes, a pair of sportswear, a 3 inch mattress, blanket, Bed sheets, Jerry can and Basin, and other personal effects.

We would like to remind all candidates, that after the two weeks quarantine, they will be transferred to the PTS Kabalye, where they will start their journey of becoming new Police Officers, with a 12 Months Course.

Once again we would like to congratulate all the candidates, and wish them a very successful journey into the police that demands a high level of personal integrity and responsibility.

The training areas and facilities have been inspected and fit for the two weeks quarantine process.

CP Fred Enanga

police spokesperson


How to Check Uganda Police Force Shortlisted Candidates

Applicants are to wait patiently for the list to be published on the official portal (www.upf.go.ug)

List of Successful Candidates Shortlisted for Uganda Police Recruitment Screening Exercise.

List of all States for UPF recruitment shortlisted Candidate:

Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates Note: Examinations and interviews will be conducted for all successful applicants. Aptitude test Exam Details will soon be published. Kindly check back.

Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates Latest Update: We would like to thank all applicants who expressed interest in joining the police as PPCS. A total of 17,378 applications were received by the 19,09,2020 from 28 regions. The highest number of applicants came from East Kyoga (Soroti), followed by North Kyoga (Lira), West Nile (Arua) and Bukedi {Tororo}, while the lowest number of applicants Came from Mt Moroto (Moroto), Katonga (Mpigi), Savanna (Luwero) and Wamala (Mityana).  A competent recruitment team has commenced the selection process and we expect the best eligible candidates with very high standards to be selected.

All successful applicants will be invited for oral and written interviews, where they must clearly demonstrate the wide range of personal qualities and attributes essential to becoming an officer with the UPF. These include highest levels of personal integrity, effective communication skills, personal effectiveness, proven level of physical fitness, a realistic appreciation of the roles and duties of a police officer, problem solving skills and a strong desire for personal development. The date will be communicated accordingly

We expect the successful new police officers at PTS Kabalye during the month of November, 2020, for their initial basic training course. For some of them their journey has already begun and we congratulate them.

CP Fred Enanga

Uganda Police Force  Spokesperson

(Uganda Police Shortlisted Candidates)


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  1. I really wanted to be a police officer and for that case I applied but unfortunately my name never came back. I have credit 5 in English and a pass in maths please help me join you because I love this job with all my heart .I applied from zombo distinct

  2. Thanks for serving us. I would like you to send me a notification when the final list is out kindly help me please. Am Hamuha Vincent

    • Am munge sanon , kabarole district
      I would like to know whether my name is shortlisted for Uganda police force recruitment

  3. I am failing to understand how can a group of police officers disqualify the applicant at the last minute that he/she is a teacher by profession yet no evidence displayed.

    Is that free and fair?

  4. Am Francis from Gulu
    Please update me if the 2022 shortlisted candidates is out though sms on 0777510665. Thanks

  5. I wish to know when the short list of Uganda police force successful applicants comes out for 2022/2023 recruitment


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