CUBA Government Scholarships 2024/2025 for Ugandans in the Medical field

CUBA Government Scholarships 2024/2025 for Ugandans in the Medical field

Ministry of Education and Sports invites Applications from suitably qualified Ugandan scholars to pursue studies at the Undergraduate level in Cuban Universities for 2024/2025 Academic Year.


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Terms of Scholarship

Studies are conducted in Spanish language. The successful candidate will be required to do a one year language course and six years for the course. The successful candidate will also be required to meet the cost of air ticket to Cuba.

The Ministry of Education will meet the cost of the return air ticket as well as the cost of
travelling for the midterm break.

The Parent/Guardian is required to provide the candidate with pocket money of at least a minimum of $50 per month throughout his/her study period.


1. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 principal passes at ‘C’ level for A-level in Physics,
Chemistry and Biology; and must have obtained their results not more than two years ago.
2. Applicants must not be more than 25 years of age. Students currently at Public Universities on Government sponsorship or any other Scholarship need not apply.

Procedure of Application

The application form can be downloaded from the Website of the Ministry of Education
and Sports:, or can be handwritten with a recent passport photo
attached. The application should indicate age, sex, course, home district, telephone contact, an email address and photocopies of academic certificates; and addressed to:

The Secretary
Central Scholarship Committee
Ministry of Education and Sports

and delivered to:

Department of Admissions, Scholarship and
Students’ Affairs
2nd Floor, Wing B, Legacy Towers
Kyadondo Road – KAMPALA

or emailed to:

To reach not later than Thursday, 31st August, 2023. The shortlist will be displayed on the
Ministry of Education and Sports Website: and on Notice Boards at Legacy Towers/ Embassy House on Friday, 8th September, 2023.