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UDSM Alumni relations office has the pleasure to invite you to the UDSM Half Marathon which will be held on 7th December 2019. The aim of the marat

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Training for Hosts Buddy 2019

What: Training for Hosts Buddy 2019

Venue: Confucius Institute UDSM

Time: 08

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Enterpreneurship Training at UDSM

Enterpreneurship Training at UDSM

Venue: Nkurumah Hall- UDSM msin Campus

Time: 08:30 am

Guest of Honor:Hon. Jenista M

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SADC Public Lecture

Theme: "Deepening Intergration in SADC: Achievements, Challenges and Opportunities"

KeyNote Speaker: H.E. Benjamin William Mkap

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East China Normal University Visit

In course of maintain a good relationship with our partner the University of Dar es Salaam is looking forward to host a four days visit from East C

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Application Deadline

Deadline application into 2019 Buddy Program

Please applicants we are here to inform you that the deadline for applying to became a host

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Winnie Mpanju SHUMBUSHO
Chairperson of WHO’s Board of ‘Roll-Back-Malaria’ [RBM]

Dr. Winnie Mpanju-Shumbusho [née Mpanju], a Tanzanian national and currently Chairperson of WHO’s Board of ‘Roll-Back-Malaria [RBM] Partnership to End Malaria’, is the University of Dar es Salaam’s ‘Alumna of the Month’ this November 2020. At the head of an international team of high-level health-care researchers, healthcare givers and promoters, and with a wealth of experience in medical study and practice, Dr. Mpanju-Shumbusho has a nice story to hear regarding her career and her current international professional commitment. Born in the village of Maruku in Bukoba district, Kagera Region, Winifrida Kokwenda Mpanju had her primary education within the same village before she moved on to secondary education

Ami Ramadhan MPUNGWE
Board Chairman of Kilombero Sugar Company

Ambassador Ami Ramadhan Mpungwe is a Tanzanian, born on 24th February 1951 in Ifakara in the Kilombero district of Morogoro region. He obtained primary education in his village of birth, after which he continued with secondary education and passed both the ‘O-Level (ordinary-level) and the ‘A-Level’ (advanced-level) exams, which enabled him to enrol at the University of Dar es Salaam in 1972. He undertook a three-year Bachelor of Arts degree programme in Political Science and International Relations at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences which he successfully completed in 1975 and was awarded a B.A (Hons) degree.