Uganda Peoples Defence Forces LDU Recruitment Shortlisted Candidates

Uganda Peoples Defence Forces LDU Recruitment Shortlisted Candidates

UPDF LDU Recruitment Shortlisted Candidates | Uganda Peoples Defence Forces has released the Shortlist. See the list below…

This guide will help you know if Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Shortlisted Candidates is out or not. You’ll instantly get the proper guide on how to verify if your name is on the list or not.

Note:  Uganda Peoples Defence Forces do release names of every Ugandan who filled their job application form. So if you are one of the many Ugandans, then chances are that your name will likely be on the shortlisted candidates name.

If you search online now, you’ll agree with us that there’s a whole lot of news update regarding when Uganda Peoples Defence Forces shortlisted candidates will start receiving invitation mail.

Congratulations to all applicants who qualified to join the military profession. They will now undergo on extensive process of molding them from civilians into professionals and dedicated officers.

The successful candidates must note that they are joining a career that demands a high level of personal integrity and responsibility.

How to Check UPDF LDU Recruitment Shortlisted Candidates

The only period when you can check Uganda Peoples Defence Forces shortlist is when it’s out. For now it’s not yet out. But you can visit (Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Recruitment Portal/website) to check the list’s on Uganda Peoples Defence Forces website whenever it comes out. All candidates who applied to join the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces as Cadet or Officers are advised to check for the short list at their respective District Headquarters under which they attended interviews.

Be reminded that your journey to becoming part of the military begins with some months course, before being confirmed your rank at the academy .The learning environment is stimulating and challenging.

You will need dedication, commitment and a willingness to train, for one to succeed in the structured training grounds. it will include classroom based theory lesions, practical and physical training. To help you acquire these skills, a fine team of instructors, will welcome you to the academy, which hosts very good learning facilities with scenario based training programs, paramilitary and self-defense training grounds, weapon ranges, lecture hall and class rooms, dormitories, IT laboratory, a library, dining room and sports grounds. The academy takes pride in developing skills, and capabilities of officers serving the country in various positions of leadership.


Candidates who fail medical examinations shall be disqualified, those found to be personating or carrying forged academic documents shall be prosecuted.Candidates who would not have reported to the school by the said date will be assumed to have turned down the offer and their vacancies shall be forfeited to those on the waiting list.C

It is the believe that all rewards come from effort and you can expect this to be an intense and demanding period of your life. You will need to form very strong bonds and teamwork, which will stay with you all your lives.

While at the academy, you will also receive plenty of support from your lecturers, trainers and fellow trainees. All trainees will be accommodated at the school, which also provides cultural and religious considerations, and well served meals.

Once again we would like to congratulate all the trainees, and expect to meet you on graduation day, celebrating your achievement with your family.

For more information regarding Recruitment, contact UPDF at the address below:

Uganda Peoples Defence Forces UPF Contact Details





P. O. BOX 3798 Kampala

Tel: +256 414 565346 / 7/ 8/ 9



The news about Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Shortlisted Candidates for recruitment is what we’ve covered now.

This is to inform all candidates that applied for Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Recruitment that physical Screening/Verification exercise for the recruitment is not yet fixed.

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For now, you’re to officially note that Uganda Peoples Defence Forces Shortlisted Candidates is not yet online.

Once the list’s of successful candidates comes out, Further details are provided to all shortlisted candidates.

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How long is LDU training?

The training will last for six months. Last month, UPDF embarked on country-wide recruitment of LDUs to augment its protection and defense capabilities.

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 can I join UPDF in Uganda?

Eligible candidates to meet the following requirements:

  1. MUST be a Ugandan citizen and must be in possession of an Original National Identity.
  2. MUST be healthy and medically fit; ready to undergo medical and physical body check and a road run to test endurance and body fitness.