Here are events taking place at British Council Uganda

 Events this December 



10 December  :  IELTS UKVI /  IELTS Generic

15 December:    IELTS LifeSkills

5-9 December:  ACCA Exams

5-15 December:  Heriot Watt University Exams



1 December   : Commonwealth Alumini Breakfast Panel Discussion 

Office Closure 

Our offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday from Thursday 22 December 2016  and we will  reopen on Tuesday 3 January 2017.

In case you need to reach our customer services team please call them on 0414 560 800 or send an email to

Barefoot in Business 

To celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 we are delighted to support the Barefoot in Business campaign to help transform the businesses and lives of female entrepreneurs across Uganda. 

As you will see from the website (, Barefoot in Business is a documentary campaign which aims to showcase and celebrate the work of female entrepreneurs across Uganda and unite them with the necessary training, networks and finance to turn their big ambitions into reality.   


To find out more information please watch the video     


SPHEIR call for proposals now open.

This new competitive grant fund is seeking applications from partnerships — groups of organisations from across the higher education, private, government and civil society sectors — working to transform higher education in low-income countries. The call is open until 20 February 2017.

Grants of between £1 million and £5 million are available for partnerships lasting from two to four years.

Find out more at