The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission into its postgraduate programmes for the 2018/2019 Academic Year.

Minimum Admission Requirements
1. Postgraduate Diploma
At least a Bachelors Degree, Advanced Diploma or its equivalent from a recognized institution of higher learning. Candidates with equivalent qualifications must also possess at least Secondary School Certificates with credit passes.
Duration: 12 months.

2. Master’s Degree

(i) An honours Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualifications. Applicants who hold unclassified degrees (e.g. B.V. Sc. M.D. etc.) should have a credit or distinction in the subject of the intended Master’s programme. Candidates with Pass degrees will also be considered if:-
a) Their undergraduate performance in the proposed subject of study was a ‘B’ grade or higher.
b) They have satisfied the relevant School/College/Institute that they have exhibited potential through subsequent research experience and/or additional training.

(ii) An Advanced Diploma from a recognized higher learning institution with a minimum of an upper
second class PLUS Postgraduate Diploma and Secondary School Certificates.

(iii) A recognized professional qualification (CPA, CSP, ACCA, CA, CIB, MCIM, CMA certificate) PLUS Secondary School Certificates.
Duration: 15, 18, 24 or 27 months, depending on the programme and mode of delivery.

3. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree
Applicants must have a good relevant Masters degree of the University of Dar es Salaam or from any other recognised University by TCU.
Duration: 36-60 months, depending on the programme and mode of delivery

Note: All PhD programmes are offered by thesis except few which are offered by both delivery modes (thesis, coursework and dissertation) as shown in the programme list.

Applicants are required to complete all stages as shown on the guideline for Online Application through the link: or browse through

NB: Applicants who would like to pursue their postgraduate programmes either by thesis, short term or as occasional students should indicate if they would like to be admitted in the second semester of 2017/2018 academic year commencing in March 2018 or in the first semester of 2018/2019 academic year beginning in October 2018.

Deadline for Application is on 30th May, 2018
Successful applicants will be notified by the end of July, 2018

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