Work, Education, Culture, Sport

Make it in Germany

The portal for international qualified professionals is the official multilingual online portal for international qualified professionals. It helps them find out how to make a success of coming to Germany – from preparations in their home countries to arriving and getting settled in.

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Bilateral cultural relations

Along with political and economic relations, cultural relations – including education and sports – are one of the three cornerstones of German foreign policy. The cultural ties between Germany and Uganda are diverse and lively.

Living language: German is the mother tongue of more than 100 million people.

German as a Foreign Language

German is the most widely spoken language in Europe and over 100 million people call it their native language. Nearly 15 million people speak and learn German as a foreign language worldwide. Find out more about the promotion of the German language in Uganda and how you can be a part of it.

Circus Project on Tour by GZK

Cultural Programme

Cultural programme work has traditionally been a key feature of foreign cultural and education policy. The cultural programme by the German Embassy and the Goethe-Zentrum Kampala / Ugandan German Cultural Society (GZK/UGCS) contribute to a vigorous and multi-faceted cultural exchange.

Children are playing soccer


Germany has been promoting the development of sports in Uganda with support from the Federal Foreign Office since more than four decades with 2 long term and over 30 short term projects as well as donations of sport material and equipment for numerous local sport clubs and schools.

Goethe-Zentrum Kampala

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The Goethe-Zentrum Kampala/ Ugandan German Cultural Society (GZK/UGCS) offers an extensive programme of German language classes and cultural events throughout the year. Click on the link below to find out more and subscribe to the monthly newsletter.

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst

Information on higher education and studying in Germany, including in particular information about international degree programmes, university admission requirements in Germany, DAAD scholarship programmes, language examinations, summer courses and up-to-date reports on life in Germany.

Search for addresses of Germany Alumni


Foreign academics and scientists who studied, researched or taught in Germany or who benefitted from German scholarships to study in Uganda are part of a big international network. You can use this network to deepen your social contacts as well as for professional development.

DAAD, Germany's largest funding agency for academic exchange, provides a web portal that serves as a platform for networking among "Deutschland-Alumni"