On behalf of the Board, I welcome you to Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB). We are mandated as the national assessment body in Uganda.
UNEB is managed by a Secretariat headed by the Executive Secretary who is the Chief Executive and the Accounting Officer of the Board.There are seven departments each headed by a Deputy Secretary.
We boast of a long history of conducting reputable examinations since 1983. Manned by a team of long serving, committed and experienced examiners, UNEB has confidentiality and quality on top of its priorities.
Letters of verification/confirmation of results
UNEB does not issue duplicate certificates. In case of loss/damage of result slips and/or certificates, a letter of verification of results is issued to serve the concerned candidate.
These are issued on request by individuals, educational institutions, employers and government agencies that carry out investigations.
The requirements for this service are:
(i) Individuals should:
bring a letter from school/centre of sitting
come in person. Candidates outside the country should send a copy of the identity document and a letter authorizing someone else to process the document.
bring a letter from Police , in case of loss or damage of slip/certificate
present a copy of a valid identity card
pay processing fees as determined from time to time. Payment will be made to the Cashier and an appropriate receipt issued. The approved fee effective January 2015 is 40,000 shillings for an ordinary letter and 80,000 shillings for a Hard Card that serves as substitute for a certificate.
(ii) Institutions, agencies, bodies
letter of request addressed to the Executive Secretary, UNEB
typed list of persons whose results are to be verified indicating level of examination (PLE, UCE or UACE) year of sitting and the correct index number (including both centre & candidate number)
photocopies of the result document to be verified/confirmed and the “original” document where forgery is highly suspected
Pay the Uganda National Examinations Board against an invoice issued by the Board.
Processing of letters of verification of results (LVR) is done at Ntinda office block.
UNEB is mandated to equate foreign qualifications at Primary School and Secondary School levels to UNEB standards at Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE), Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE – Ordinary level) and Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE – Advanced level).
The following documents bundle includes procedures and important documentations necessary for the equating process.