List Of Army Barracks In Uganda

List Of Army Barracks In Uganda

Barracks are usually a group of long buildings built to house military personnel or laborers. The English word originates from the 17th century via French and Italian from an old Spanish word “barraca”, but today barracks are usually permanent buildings for military accommodation.

Here are the List Of Army Barracks In Uganda

Bihanga Military Training School – Located at Bihanga, in Ibanda District, Western Region.

Kalama Armoured Warfare Training School – Located at Kabamba, Mubende District, Central Region

National Leadership Institute – Located at Kyankwanzi, Kyankwanzi District

Oliver Tambo School of Leadership – Located at Kaweweta, Nakaseke District

Uganda Special Forces School – Located at Kaweweta, Nakaseke District

Uganda Military Air Force Academy – Located at Nakasongola in Nakasongola District

Uganda Military Engineering College – Located at Lugazi, Buikwe District

Uganda Junior Staff College – Located at Qaddafi Barracks, Jinja

Uganda Military Academy – Located at Kabamba, Mubende District

Uganda Senior Command and Staff College – Located at Kimaka, Jinja

Uganda Urban Warfare Training School – Located at Singo, Nakaseke District[

National Defence College, Uganda (In development)

Karugutu Training School – Located at Karugutu, Ntoroko District.

School of Military Intelligence and Security – Located at Nakasongola Military Complex, Nakasongola District.

How long is Army training in Uganda?

The 16 weeks training is aimed at producing all round officers that can work in both command and staff appointments.

How many UPDF soldiers are in Uganda?

Uganda currently has over 5,000 soldiers and officers from the Uganda People’s Defence Force (UPDF) serving with 10,000-strong AMISOM mission, along with troops from Burundi and Djibouti.

How many army soldiers does Uganda have?


Armed forces personnel, total in Uganda was reported at 46000 in 2019, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.

What is the highest rank in the Ugandan army?

The highest rank attainable in the Army is the five-star General of the Army.

Who has the highest rank in UPDF?

A General will be the highest paid officer, earning Shs1. 6 million per month, while a private remains the least paid soldier with a raised salary of Shs310,000.