Short History about UDSM
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The University of Dar es Salaam was born out of a decision taken on March 25th, 1970, by the East African Authority, to split the then University of East Africa into three independent universities for Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. The University is situated on the west side of the city of Dar es Salaam, occupying 1,625 acres on Observation Hill, 13 k.m. from the centre of the city of Dar es Salaam.
To become a leading Centre of Intellectual Wealth spearheading the Quest for Sustainable and Inclusive Development
UDSM strives to eliminate health disparities by providing free comprehensive care to the underserved and through education of current and future healthcare providers. We serve as an interdisciplinary, student- and community-driven bridge to care for those experiencing homelessness in the University District through:
- Dedicated Street Outreach
- Close Community Partnerships
- Free Clinic-based Care
UDSM Online Application System 2022/2023. The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission from qualified candidates into Undergraduate Programmes for the 2022/2023 Academic Year. In this academic year, the University will offer a total of 102 Undergraduate Degree Programmes.
All requisite information and guidelines to assist in the application stages are provided from the respective Instructions tab. i.e. UNDERGRADUATE tab for those applying for Certificates, Diplomas and Bachelor Degrees.
Applicants are reminded to register their names as they appear in Ordinary Certificate of Secondary Education (CSEE) and Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSEE) including index numbers when prompted.
Undergraduate applicants with foreign certificates are required to first present their certificates to the National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA) for verification at: www.necta.go.tz. NECTA will issue them letters showing equivalence numbers and grades. Applicants with equivalent qualifications (e.g. holders of diplomas and certificates) are advised to obtain an award verification number (AVN) from the National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) at www.nacte.go.tz.
How To Apply| UDSM Online Application System 2022/2023 Instructions
- ROUND TWO SELECTION RESULTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON 18th SEPTEMBER 2021
- APPLICATION WINDOW FOR ROUND THREE WILL OPEN ON 18th to 24th SEPTEMBER 2021
- SELECTION RESULTS FOR DIPLOMA AND CERTIFICATES WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON 20th SEPTEMBER 2021
renowned and highly ranked University in Africa, the University of Dar es Salaam stands out as the most prestigious University in Tanzania. It is a comprehensive University that caters for the entire Eastern and Southern African region, offering a wide range of academic disciplines at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The University of Dar es Salaam is home to most qualified and internationally distinguished scholars in Africa. With this announcement, APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN to qualified candidates from Tanzania, the Eastern and Southern African region and beyond, who wish to pursue Undergraduate Degree Programmes at the University of Dar es Salaam for the academic year 2021/2022.
The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission into its postgraduate programmes for the 2021/2022
Academic year 2021/2022:
- July Intake for 2021/2022 is now open.
- October Intake for 2021/2022 is now open.
Successful applicants will be notified within three weeks after closing dates of the Applications .