Currently there are five journals which are hosted by different departments although their editorial boards are composed of international researchers from Universities in Africa, Europe and United States of America.

        The African Review (A journal of African Politics, Development and International Affairs

The Department of Political Science and Public Administration runs The African Review which hosts intellectual discussions of politics, development and international affairs that have focus or impact on Africa.

For more information contact The Editor, African Review, P. O. Box 35042, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Phone. 255-22-2410357. Fax: 255-22-2410084. and/or

        Journal of the Geographical Association of Tanzania

The Department of Geography hosts the journal of Geographical Association of Tanzania at the University of Dar es Salaam. It publishes issues on Geographical knowledge, methodology in teaching research as well as application of modern geographical knowledge such as GIS and Climate change. It is produced biannually for more information contact the editor at P.O. Box 35049, UDSM or


       Tanzania Journal of Sociology (TJS)

The TJS is the new comer on the list of journals published at the University of Dar es Salaam and, indeed the first of its kind in the United Republic of Tanzania. The major impetus is to allow sociologists to contribute to the development of their respective countries’ development efforts as well as solving the emerging social problems.

For more information contact the Chief Editor, Tanzania Journal of Sociology, Department of Sociology, and University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. P. O. Box 35043 or  


      Tanzania Journal of Population Studies and Development

This journal is hosted by the Population Studies and Research Centre and it publishes manuscripts on population and development issues.  The Centre is a multidisciplinary in nature and has membership from different departments and units of the College.

For more information contact the Editor at P. O. Box 35047 or