Courses Offered at The University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)

The University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) offers a wide range of academic courses that lead to the award of certificates, diplomas, and degrees. At various academic units of the University of Dar es Salaam, a total of 4 Certificates, 3 Diplomas, and 92 Undergraduate Degree Courses are offered, including Evening Study programs designed to provide opportunities to primarily working people, though any interested person with the required entry qualifications can apply.

University of Dar es Salaam Courses

Are you seeking the list of courses/programs offered at the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) for both Undergraduate and postgraduate admission? This post covers the list of courses offered at UDSM that has acquired Tanzanian Commission for Universities (TCU) accreditation.

UDSM Undergraduate Courses Categorized According to Different Field of Study

Currently, the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) offers the following undergraduate degree courses.

Information Technology

# Programme Name Duration
1 BSc in Computer Engineering and Information Technology 3 Years
2 BSc in Computer Science 3 Years
3 BSc in Electronic Science and Communication 3 Years
4 BSc in Telecommunications Engineering 3 Years
5 BSc with Computer Science 3 Years

Education

# Programme Name Duration
1 BA with Education (Chinese and English) 3 Years
2 BA with Education (shared with CoSS) 3 Years
3 Bachelor of Arts with Education 3 Years
4 Bachelor of Arts with Education 3 Years
5 Bachelor of Education in Arts 3 Years
6 Bachelor of Education in Arts 3 Years
7 Bachelor of Education in Commerce 3 Years
8 Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education 3 Years
9 Bachelor of Education in Physical Education and Sport Sciences 3 Years
10 Bachelor of Education in Psychology 3 Years
11 Bachelor of Education in Science 3 Years
12 Bachelor of Education in Science 3 Years
13 Bachelor of Science with Education 3 Years
14 Bachelor of Science with Education 3 Years

Engineering

# Programme Name Duration
1 BSc in Chemical and Process Engineering BSc in Civil Engineering 4 Years
2 BSc in Electrical Engineering BSc in Mechanical Engineering 4 Years
3 BSc in Geomatics 4 Years
4 BSc in Industrial Engineering 4 Years
5 BSc in Metallurgy and Mineral Processing Engineering 4 Years
6 BSc in Mining Engineering 4 Years
7 BSc in Petroleum Engineering 4 Years
8 BSc in Quantity Surveying 4 Years
9 BSc in Textile Design and Technology 4 Years
10 BSc in Textile Engineering 4 Years

Natural Science

# Programme Name Duration
1 BSc in Chemistry 3 Years
2 BSc in Engineering Geology 3 Years
3 BSc in Geology 3 Years
4 BSc with Geology 3 Years

Applied Sciences

# Programme Name Duration
1 BSc in Agricultural and Natural Resources Economics and Business 3 Years
2 BSc in Agricultural Engineering and Mechanization 3 Years
3 BSc in Food Science and Technology 3 Years
4 BSc in Petroleum Chemistry 3 Years
5 BSc in Petroleum Geology 3 Years
6 Doctor of Medicine 5 Years

Social Sciences

# Programme Name Duration
1 BA in Archeology 3 Years
2 BA in Archeology and Geography 3 Years
3 BA in Archeology and History 3 Years
4 BA in Geography and Environmental Studies 3 Years
5 BA in Heritage Management 3 Years
6 BA in History 3 Years
7 BA in Philosophy and Ethics 3 Years
8 BA in Psychology 3 Years
9 BA in Sociology 3 Years
10 BA in Statistics 3 Years
11 BA of Library and Information Studies 3 Years
12 BA of Social Work 3 Years

Art

# Programme Name Duration
1 BA in Anthropology 3 Years
2 BA in Art and Design 3 Years
3 BA in Film and Television 3 Years
4 BA in Journalism 3 Years
5 BA in Language Studies 3 Years
6 BA in Literature 3 Years
7 BA in Mass Communication 3 Years
8 BA in Music 3 Years
9 BA in Political Science and Public Administration 3 Years
10 BA in Public Relations and Advertising 3 Years
11 BA in Theatre Arts 3 Years

Laws

# Programme Name Duration
1 Bachelor of Arts in Law Enforcement 3 Years
2 Bachelor of Laws 4 Years

Commerce

# Programme Name Duration
1 Bachelor of Business Administration (Evening Programme) 3 Years
2 Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting 3 Years
3 Bachelor of Commerce in Banking and Financial Services 3 Years
4 Bachelor of Commerce in Finance 3 Years
5 Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resources Management 3 Years
6 Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing 3 Years
7 Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management 3 Years

UDSM Postgraduate Courses

# Programme Name Duration
1 Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biosciences (PhD MB) By Coursework and Dissertation 48 Months
2 Master of Arts in Development Studies 18 Months
3 MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) 24 MONTHS
4 Master of Science in Physics 24 Months
5 Masters Of Science In Biochemistry (Coursework And Dissertation) 24 Months
6 Masters of Science in Chemistry (Coursework and Dissertation) 24 Months
7 MSc Biochemistry 24 Months
8 MSc in Applied Science of Materials (Coursework and Dissertation) 24 Months
9 MSc in Applied Botany by course work and dissertation 24 Months
10 MSc in Botany by thesis 24 Months
11 MSc in Mathematics 24 Months
12 MSc. Biodiversity & Conservation 24 Months
13 MSc. in Applied Botany 24 Months
14 MSc. in Applied Zoology 24 Months
15 MSc. in Mathematical modelling 24 Months
16 MSc. Petroleum geology 24 Months
17 MSc. with Education (MSc. Ed) 24 Months
18 PhD Environmental Science 48 Months
19 PhD in Botany by thesis 36 Months
20 PhD in Mathematics 48 Months
21 Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) – Evening 1 Year
22 Postgraduate Diploma in Meteorology 12 Months

UDSM Non-Degree Courses

# Programme Name Duration
1 Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication 2 years
2 Mining Engineering 3 years

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