Prof. George Openjuru Ladaah  – Chairman UVCF 

  • Networking and Collaboration: UVCF offers unparalleled networking opportunities for institutional leaders to connect, collaborate, and forge strategic partnerships with peers from diverse academic backgrounds. Through interdisciplinary exchanges, joint research endeavors, and shared resources, member institutions can leverage collective expertise to drive innovation, enhance academic quality, and address societal challenges.
DR.Rose Nanyonga - Member
  • Professional Development and Capacity Building: UVCF provides tailored professional development opportunities for academic leaders, equipping them with the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to excel in their roles. From leadership seminars to mentorship programs, UVCF invests in the growth and development of its members, empowering them to lead with vision, integrity, and impact.
  • Advancement of Higher Education: By joining UVCF, institutions demonstrate their commitment to advancing the quality, relevance, and accessibility of higher education in Uganda. Through collaborative initiatives, research partnerships, and community engagement projects, member institutions contribute to the holistic development of students, faculty, and society at large, driving positive change and sustainable growth.

Uganda Vice Chancellors’ Forum

The Uganda Vice Chancellors’ Forum (UVCF) stands as a dynamic consortium, uniting the leadership of esteemed universities and degree-awarding institutions across the nation. Committed to fostering excellence, innovation, and collaboration in higher education, UVCF serves as a pivotal platform where academic leaders converge to shape the future of learning, research, and societal impact.

Established with the vision of advancing Uganda’s higher education landscape, UVCF operates as a nexus of knowledge exchange, advocacy, and collective action. With a shared dedication to academic integrity and societal relevance, member institutions collaborate under the UVCF umbrella to address common challenges, explore emerging opportunities, and champion the transformative power of education.

Why Join UVCF

  • Collective Voice and Representation: By becoming a member of UVCF, institutions gain a unified voice in shaping policies, initiatives, and reforms within Uganda’s higher education sector. Through collaborative advocacy efforts, member institutions can influence decision-making processes at national and regional levels, ensuring that the interests and concerns of academia are heard and addressed.
Prof. John Mugisha - Secretary
  • Knowledge Sharing and Best Practices: UVCF serves as a vibrant hub for the exchange of ideas, experiences, and best practices in higher education management and governance. Through workshops, seminars, and forums, member institutions gain valuable insights, tools, and strategies to navigate the evolving landscape of academia, fostering continuous improvement and excellence across campuses.
Prof. Mouhamad Mpezamihigo - Treasurer

In essence, UVCF offers a unique platform for institutional leaders to come together, collaborate, and catalyze transformative change in Uganda’s higher education ecosystem. Through collective action and shared values, UVCF members embody the spirit of academic excellence, innovation, and social responsibility, shaping a brighter future for generations to come.