Bank of Uganda Internship Programme

The Bank of Uganda Internship Programme 2019

Every year, the Bank of Uganda internship programme offers a wide range of opportunities for students to gain insight and appreciation of the technical and administrative implementation of Central Banking programmes and knowledge in a conducive working environment of the Bank.

Bank of Uganda Internship Programme

The Bank of Uganda (BOU) is the Central Bank of the Republic of Uganda. It was opened on the 15th  August 1966. It is 100% owned by the Government of Uganda but it is not a Government Department.  Bank of Uganda conducts all its activities in close association with the Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development(MoFPED). Bank of Uganda is responsible for monetary policy and maintaining price stability.

Bank of Uganda is continually in search of the brightest and most talented individuals. The Bank is an equal opportunity employer with a dedicated and committed diverse workforce.


  • Provide a framework by which continuing students from diverse academic backgrounds may be assigned to various Bank of Uganda Departments where their educational experience can be enhanced through practical and hands-on-training in a real work setting.
  • Expose students and deepen their knowledge and understanding of the work of Bank of Uganda, the Bank values, and goals.
  • Expose students to the various professional disciplines and culture within their areas of specialization.


  • Applications for the February intake should be submitted between 1stand 30th November of the preceding Year;
  • Applications for the June to August intakes should be submitted between 1st February and 30th April of each calendar Year.

How to Apply

This is the standard BoU Curriculum Vitae format to be used when applying for any job at the Bank. Fill in this form and attach it to your application when applying for the advertised position of your choice. Please do not fill in the form unless you are responding to a specific advertised position.

Candidates that use a Curriculum Vitae Format other than the uploaded format shall be disqualified.

Bank of Uganda (BOU) employs more than 900 staff members and currently maintains five Regional Branches and four Currency Centres. We are looking for people who are willing to make a difference. If you are well qualified to promote change and demonstrate competencies in relevant areas of the Central Bank, we encourage you to apply.

Access the recruitment portal at

NOTE: Hand deliver your applications to the Bank of Uganda offices.

Deadline: 30th November 2018


40 thoughts on “The Bank of Uganda Internship Programme 2019

  1. Kabugumire on Reply

    Am so grateful for the information that has created awareness among the many.. I would like to know when I reach at the BOU. Which office should am I supposed to submit my letter to.

  2. Nahurira Moses on Reply

    Thank you for providing great opportunities to the citizens.
    But l would like to inquire about whether if I’m applying for internership position, I bring a typed application letter or a hand written one?

    Thanks once more

  3. Atuhaire kennetg on Reply

    Can I apply in January for the June to august intake
    And to which office do I direct my application.

  4. DUKU DERRICK on Reply

    since am not applying for an advertised job, am i required to fill the bank of Uganda carriculum vitae or only submit my letter from the University?

  5. Onyango valiriano on Reply

    Am Onyango, thanks for the great opportunity that you offer to as studens, can I also Agribusiness student be offered a position.thanks

  6. Javira on Reply

    Thank you,for I stance when one is applying for internship, I think it is not a specified position, what is he supposed to use in this case.

  7. Mwesigye Sunday on Reply

    Thanks you for this important information. However I would like to know when to apply for the June – August Intake.

  8. ssempereza derrick on Reply

    greetings thanks for the information. my question is do i hand in a hand written application letter or a typed one.

  9. NUYOBO JIMMY on Reply

    i am doing telecommunication engineering at kyambogo university and i am in my first year. can i be given a place for internship?

  10. Nanyunja joan on Reply

    Thank you for this information…iam a student of mass communication and journalism an I speacialised in public relations ..can I be taken for internship in the bank communication and marketing department


    Good afternoon sir/madam.
    Hope this finds you well. Am kindly requesting if there is a possible way to fill online for an internship placement at BOU you may help me have that internship form via my email twasiima.pamella Am a second year student at UTAMU pursuing a bachelor of business administration passionately willing to specialize in accounting.
    Thank you.

  12. dennis on Reply

    hello, actually am interested to do my intern in BOU .I completed ACCA level one and still doing level question is how can I and where can I send in my application. thanks a lots

  13. denis on Reply

    hello, actually am interested to do my intern in BOU .I completed ACCA level one and still doing level question is how can I and where can I send in my application. thanks a lots

    1. MURUNGI Derick on Reply

      Thank you for the information provided can we apply on line thank you am MURUNGI Derick pursuing Barchalor of arts in economics at mountains of the moon universty

  14. ACHIENO HARRIET on Reply

    Good evening am here to humbly request for internship placement in the procurement department in your organisation am a second year student currently persuing a bachelor degree in procurement and supply chain management at makerere University Business School and am ready to work with the Bank of Uganda. Thank you

  15. ARINAITWE Derrick on Reply

    Warm greetings to you! I’m ARINAITWE DERRICK SIMON pursuing a bachelors degree in procurement and supply chain management at Uganda Christian university. However, I’m still pushing ahead with my second year second semester start this month and by the end of it, come August, it’s when I’ll be starting my internship. With this I’ll be very pleased if I’m given approval from your organisation for my participation there. Thank you

  16. NALUMANSI ANITA on Reply

    Am honoured to send you my warm greetings at this time of the day, I hope this finds you well. I am Nalumansi Anita purusing a Degree in Bachelor’s of Information Technology at Ndejje University, however still a student in my second year second semester.. Am only kindly requesting for feedback from you because we are at the closer of the semester and with this, it will be my greatest pleasure if am given approval from your organisation for my participation there. I will be very greatful to hear from you as soon as possible. Thank you and May our good Lord Bless you. Have a blessed night.


    well, thanks to the Bank of Uganda for sensitizing on how we, the students are to opt for the internship opportunities and the country at large. I would wish to know how will I understand that I have been granted the Internship opportunity or not after submitting my Internship letter?

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