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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.


Ian Bryceson was born on the 4th January 1950 in Kitale, Kenya, son of one of the first cabinet ministers of Mwalimu Nyerere’s post- independence government in Tanzania in 1961. Mr. Derek Bryceson, his father, was a veteran of World War II, who fought in the war as a pilot, later settling first in Kenya and later in Tanzania as a farmer in the 1950s. He may well have instilled into this his son a passion for study of the agro-biological sciences and research for improved yields to rural populations in developing countries, including Tanzania.

Stergomena Lawrence TAX

Graduate of the University of Dar es Salaam, from the University of Dar es Salaam Business School (UDBS), then known as the Faculty of Commerce, Stergomena Lawrence Tax was born on 6 July 1960 in the Magu district of Mwanza region. She attended a number of primary schools in Magu and Mwanza, and Lake Secondary School in Mwanza town.

In 1988 she entered the Faculty of Commerce for her undergraduate studies in commerce, specializing in finance and allied areas, graduating in 1991with honors in finance.