UNOC 6G Coded Weilding Scholarship program 2024.

May 27, 2024
Application ends: June 21, 2024
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Deadline date:
June 21, 2024

Job Description

UNOC in collaboration with the Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK), in bid to develop nation-wide expertise in Uganda’s Oil and Gas Sector to enable national participation, invites applications for persons interested to develop their career in welding to apply for fully funded 6G Coded Welding training and certification in accordance with ASME IX standard.

NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS:         Twenty (20)

NATURE OF TRAINING:                      Full Time

INSTITUTE OF TRAINING:               Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK)

DURATION OF THE TRAINING:      Eight (8) Weeks

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA – IVQ (Welding, Fabrication & Pipework)

 1)     Ugandans 18 years and above originating from all districts of Uganda.

2)     Holders of a National Vocational and Technical Crafts certificate in Welding and Metal fabrication and 3G coded welding certificate certified by recognized entities.

3)     Have basic English reading and writing skills, good mathematical and physics skills (basic knowledge in electricity).  

4)     Have good eyesight and be physically and medically fit.

5)     Preference will be given to applicants previously trained in welding who have proof of 3G Coded Welding Certification.   

6)     Participants must commit to staying at the training center for the whole duration of the course.

7)     Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

8)     Applicant should present evidence that he/she is a Ugandan


  1. Download form from the link below and fill it.
  2. submit the form and supporting documents  using the link provided on this page.
  3. Send an email to to request for an application form

Application and training are free of charge therefore applicants are advised to disregard and report any requests for money.

While we thank you for your interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

UNOC is an equal opportunity employer. Female applicants are the encouraged to apply.

The scholarship details and application Form can be downloaded from this page.


Applications should be submitted not later than Friday, 21st  June 202417:00 hours (5:00pm EAT) 

Download Welding Scholarship Application Form 2024