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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

    Fabrication Systems Uganda Limited seeks to hire a Structural Engineer
    Thursday, 17th June 2021

    Fabrication Systems Uganda Limited has been in business for Steel, Aluminum, signage and general metal fabrication, and also represents OTIS elevators and escalators and ACE Equipment in Uganda as the sole distributor.

    We seek to recruit dynamic, competent and experienced candidates to fill the following vacant position in our company.

    Structural Engineer

    Job responsibilities •

    1. Preparing concept and detailed drawings.
    2. Assisting in the preparation of Tender and Contract documents. 
    3. Monitoring construction activities and reporting on whether or not quality control measures are being adhered to.
    4. Identifying potential risks/problems before they occur
    5. Identifying and solving issues/problems should they occur.
    6. Carrying out final inspections on structural work completed.
    7. Attending site design and technical meetings.
    8. Developing scheme solutions, preliminary designs for projects assigned to you..

    Job Requirements: A Successful candidate will :-

    Have atleast 2years of relevant qualification experience.

    1. Demonstrate excellent technical and project management skills
    2. Posses a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering


    To Apply ,Interested applicants should send their applications and CV to not later than 24TH June 2021

    Ensure to indicate the JOBTITLE in the subject head

    List of Applicants considered by the 498th Council Meeting held on 08th June, 2021 under the Various Categories
    Thursday, 10th June 2021
    List of Elected Applicants by the 498th Council held on 08th June 2021 is out. Please see attached for details.

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    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.