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We are delighted that you have decided to undertake your tertiary studies at the University of Dar es Salaam or are considering to do so. This website describes the range of our courses and different activities done at the University which will give you a flavor of life in our various campuses.

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The University of Dar es salaam (UDSM) offers various academic programmes leading to the award of certificates, diplomas, and degrees.


The University of Dar es salaam offers various postgraduate programmes leading to the award of postgraduate diploma, masters and PhD degrees.


The University of Dar es Salaam values the presence of international students and scholars and recognizes the important role they play in the life of the university.


Donald Kaberuka, the immediately past president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) based in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, is an alumnus of the University of Dar es Salaam. Donald Kaberuka was born on 5 October 1951 in Byumba in Rwanda’s northern district of Gicumbi, some 60 kilometres south of the country’s capital city of Kigali, where he attended his early primary and secondary schools in the early 1970s. He then proceeded with university education, enrolling at the University of Dar es Salaam in 1973/4 for a three-year bachelor’s degree programme in Economics and Development Studies.

Anna Kajumulo TIBAIJUKA
Member of Parliament for Muleba South constituency

The University of Dar es Salaam’s ‘Alumna of the Month’ for June 2020 is Anna Tibaijuka (née Kajumulo). Anna was born to a couple of rural farmers in the village of Kagabiro in what is today Muleba district [in Bukoba], on the 12th of October, 1950. She was born a fifth of eleven children to the now-late hard-working and religious parents Mr. Alexander and Mrs. Aulelia Kajumulo. At the age of eight, she was sent to primary school at Kaigara (1958 -1961) and then to Kashozi girls middle school (1962 -1965), from where she qualified for secondary education at Rugambwa Girls (1966-1969) and Marian College now Kilakala Girls Secondary School in Morogoro (1970-1971).