University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) Undergraduate Admission Portal

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) Undergraduate Admission Portal.

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) Undergraduate Admission Portal


The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission from qualified candidates into its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the 2019/2020 Academic Year.  In this academic year, the University will offer a total 88 undergraduate programmes and more than 189 Postgraduate Programmes leading to the award of certificates, diplomas, bachelor degrees, postgraduate diplomas, masters and PhD.  For more information, you may download details at the links : Undergraduate Admission Procedures Guide book or Postgraduate Admission Procedures Guidebook

All requisite information and guidelines to take the applicant through the application stages are provided from the respective Instructions tab. ie.  UNDERGRADUATE  tab  for those applying for Certificates, diplomas and  bachelor degrees and POSTGRADUATE tab for those applying for    postgraduate-diplomas, masters and PhD .

Applicants are reminded to register their names as they appear in Ordinary Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) and Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE) including index numbers where prompted.

Undergraduate applicants with foreign certificates are required to first present their certificates to the National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA) for verification at: NECTA will issue them letters showing equivalent grades, copies of which should also be uploaded together with other certificates. Equivalent applicants are advised to obtain a special unique number from National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) for verification and applying in the system at: 

Postgraduate applicants with Foreign Certificates should have their certificates verified by the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) at: upon receipt of admission letter and prior joining the University of Dar es Salaam for studies.


Kindly take note that the deadline for applications:

Postgraduate 30th September, 2018
Undergraduate Applications for 3rd round is now opened up to
26th September, 2018


For inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us through the contacts below

General & Technical  Support Undergraduate Postgraduate
+255 22 241 0751

Technical  Support
+255 716 21 6308
+255 623 668950
+255 76 553 7512
[email protected]
Payment Issues
[email protected]

Admission Office 
+255 22 241 0544
[email protected]
+255 22 2410069/+255 22 2410016 [email protected]

[email protected].


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