General license to practice

It is issued to regulate nurses and midwives who intend to practice in Uganda

  • Examination card with stamp.
  • For comprehensive nurses – Assessment tools and midwifery cases.
  • For extensors – All previous nursing and midwifery certificates and renewal receipts.
  • For midwives – Domiciliary case books and file of midwifery cases.
  • For nurses – Record books.
  • For registered nurses doing diploma course – Record book and 5 midwifery cases.
  • Identity card from the nurse training school – ensure it has the school stamp.
  • Identity card from the secondary school – the school stamp must be clear and touching the photograph; otherwise to be accompanied by a letter from the school which confirms your attendance at the school, including a photograph of you with the school stamp touching the photograph. If your school does not have a center get a recommendation letter from the school clearly confirming this and the center you were sent to.
  • NB: For those who did their ‘O’ level in the 1970s or earlier and no longer have their identity card should get a recommendation letter from the school as above.
  • Pass slip and certificate of ‘O’ level; if you no longer have them, then get a verification letter from Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) in Ntinda. NB. For those who did not study to ‘O’ level get a letter from the school clearly showing that you stopped in S3, S2 etc…
  • Practicum book.
  • Result slip from Uganda Nurses and Midwifery Examination Board (UNMEB).
  • Training school testimonial clearly showing the results.
  • Phone: +256 312 290 327
  • Physical Address: Makarere Road, Mukubira Zone, Kawempe Division
  • Postal Address: P. O. Box 4046, Kampala, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction: National
  • Email Address: unmcouncil@yahoo.com
  • Website: www.unmc.ug
  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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