Independent Schools in Uganda

Gross enrolment overall: 66.8% (2009)


Primary female–male ratio: 1.01:1 (2010)

Secondary female–male ratio: 0.85:1 (2010)

Primary pupil–teacher ratio: 49:1 (2010)

Secondary pupil-teacher ratio: 18:1 (2009)

There are seven years of primary education starting at age six, followed by six years of secondary, with cycles of four and two years. The government phased in free primary schooling from 1997 and free secondary schooling from 2007. Some 32% of pupils completed primary school (2009). The school year starts in February.

Independent Schools organisations in Uganda
Jinja Senior Secondary School
Kabojja Secondary School
Kampala International School
Namilyango College School
Rainbow International School
Vienna College