events and sports offered

Sports events offered at the University of Dar es salaam

  •  Athletics (Track and Field)

The University of Dar es Salaam has Olympic size track and field facility which is located around football pitch number I.


  • Swimming

The University also a swimming pool which is open daily for students, staff members and the community for a special fee. The facility is located opposite the University Health Centre.


  • Ball Games

The University of Dar es Salaam has 4 soccer pitches, 2 Basketball Court at Mwalimu Nyerere campus, 1 basketball court at Mabibo Hostel, 2 volleyball court at Mwalimu Nyerere campus, 1 netball court and 1 handball pitch at Mwalimu Nyerere campus.


  • Cricket

The University of Dar es salaam has 1 international pitch which is used for World Cricket Championships. This facility is located at the Mwalimu Nyerere Campus.


  • Tennis

The University has 4 tennis courts -two courts are located opposite swimming pool at Mwalimu Nyerere campus and 4 courts are located opposite the football pitch at the College of Information and Communication Technologies (CoICT)




  1.  Internal Events
  • Intramural and intermural competitions
  • Mei Mosi University Sports Bonanza for students and staff TUSA Games for Students
  • Inter Campuses for students
  • Inter Schools/collegiate for staff and students
  • Sports and Health Bonanza
  • Aerobics Dance
  •  Gym Exercises
  •  University Marathon


  2. External Events

  •  National Leagues
  •  Tanzania University Sports Association Leagues
  •  TUSA Games
  •  Invitational Tournaments
  •  Mei Mosi Games for staff
  •  SHIMMUTA Games
  •  Friendly Matches


       3. University Championships

  •  Tanzania University Sports Association Games
  •  East Africa University Games
  •  Africa University Games
  • World University Games