Welcome to the page about Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College Tanzania, Courses and Programmes offered at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College, Admission and Requirements to Study at this college, hostels and students accommodation facilities at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College and all you need to know about this college in Tanzania.
Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College (TUDARCo) is a centre for quality education, offering a diverse range of academic qualifications.
We offer quality teaching and learning facilities, advice and support for students, to enable them succeed in achieving their academic goals.
We have qualified and dedicated staff who are ready to support students in all circumstances. Transform your future at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College.
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Academic programs at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College Tanzania
Tumaini University Dar Es Salaam College is 'the friendliest in the east coast of Tanzania', it has friendliest environment according to former students - and our helpful staff are here for you every step of the way.
Tumaini university Dar es Salaam college offers a wide range of study opportunities at different levels of your career. We offer a range of undergraduate study options.
The most important decision when choosing a university is ensuring that you find the right course and the right environment for you.
The sheer variety of courses taught at TUDARCo means that there are many different approaches to teaching; one-on-one tutorial support, stimulating lectures and hands on practical sessions in our state-of-the-art facilities.
Students should always ask their intended school or department in the first instance any questions about the course.
In this section you can find all the information for you to find out about Undergraduate studies at TUDARCo.
We have general information on academic support, a step-by-step guide to help you through the application process, available study facilities and scholarships.
There are many tools and facilities to help students study. Online resources from the Library and Information Service include E-Learning Zone, the online teaching support and library search facility.
At TUDARCo, we offer prestigious, well-recognised degrees, great future job prospects and a fantastic social life.
Select from our top ranking courses. We have top quality teaching staff to ensure that you reach your dream.
Above all, if this site doesn't answer all of your questions why not read our Undergraduate Prospectus or ask the faculty/department directly about studying at TUDARCo.
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Programs/ Courses at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College Tanzania
1. Faculty of Business Administration
1. Degree of Bachelor of Business Administration, which has three options namely: Accounting, Finance, and Marketing and Entrepreneurship.
2. Degree of Bachelor of Human Resources Management (BHRM)
3. Diploma in Business Administration and Management. (DBAM)
4. Certificate in Accountancy and Business Administration (CABA)
2. Faculty of Law
1. Degree of Bachelor of Laws (LLB).
2. Certificate of Law
3. Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
1. Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Library and Information studies BA (LIS)
2. Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication BA (MC)
3. Degree of Bachelor in Information Management (BIM)
4. Degree of Bachelor of Arts (with Education) BA (Ed)
5. Certificate in Records Management (CRM)
For more course information, read the current TUDARCo Prospectus.
Entry Requirements at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College Tanzania
1. Degree Courses:
A: DIRECT ENTRY SCHEME (FORM VI)
• At least three (3) credits in approved subjects in the Certificates of Secondary Education (O) Level AND
• At least two (2) Principal passes in approved subjects (at A Level) of not less than 4.5 points (where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1 and S=0.5 points).
All applicants under this scheme should apply direct to the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).
Information on the mode of application is available on TCU website www.tcu.go.tz and www.tumainidsm.ac.tz.
Applications should be submitted between 1st February, 2012 and 31st May, 2012.
B: EQUIVALENT ENTRY SCHEME
To be eligible under this scheme applications must have obtained:• At least five 5 passes at O Level AND
• A Diploma relevant to the programme of not less than B grade from a recognized Institution.
• For Bachelor of Laws (LLB), a certificate in Law with a distinction from an accredited Institution or a degree from a recognized University.
• For the Bachelor of Information Management (BIM), any degree from a recognized University.
C: MATURE AGE ENTRY SCHEME
To be eligible under this scheme, applicants must:
• Have completed Form IV at least five years prior to the year of application.
• Have obtained at least 5 passes at O Level
• Have attended some training after O Level
• Sit for and pass special University Mature Age Entry Examination.
D: PROGRAMME SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
In addition to meeting the general admission requirements, applicants may be required to meet programme specific requirements as follows:
• For BA, (Mass Com), BA (LIS) and LLB programmes, one must have a credit in English at O Level or at least a Subsidiary pass in English at A Level.
• For BBA, one must have a credit in Mathematics at O Level or a subsidiary at A Level or at least a C grade in Maths or Statistics or Quantitative Methods in their Diplomas.
Candidates with more than 4.5 points at A Level but without the above specific requirements will be required to sit for and pass special University Entrance Exams in English or Mathematics before admission.
2. Diploma Course:
DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT (DBAM) (2 year Course).
GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS (DBAM)
Category A: Direct Entry Scheme:
An applicant must have: at least three credits OR five passes at O-level AND at least two subsidiary passes at A-level AND either a subsidiary pass in mathematics at A level OR a pass in mathematics at O-level
Category B: Equivalent Entry Scheme
Applicants must either: Hold a Certificate of Secondary Education and a Certificate in relevant field of not less than nine months from a recognized institution and must be approved by the Academic Board.
Category C: Entry Examination Scheme
An applicant must have: at least three credits OR five passes at O-level and working experience in a relevant field and must sit for and pass TUDARCo Entrance Examination in Mathematics and English.
3. Certificate Courses:
A: CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTANCY AND BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (CABA) (1 year Course).
Category A: Direct Entry:
An applicant must hold at least a Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with a minimum of three passes (D and above) one of which must be mathematics.
Category B: Entry by Examination Scheme: An applicant must hold at least a Certificate of Secondary Education with minimum of three passes (D and above) without a mathematics and must sit for and pass TUDARCo entry examination.
B: CERTIFICATE IN RECORDS MANAGEMENT
Applicants for this one year course must have obtained at least five (5) passes at ‘O’ level in recognized subjects. A certificate from an accredited Secretarial College or Information Technology Institution will be an added advantage. This course will be conducted from July 2011 to June 2012.
Besides the above, a prospective student must submit a completed application form accompanied with a 30,000/= non-refundable fee.
TUDARCO enrolls students without regard to creed, race, religion or political orientation. It enrolls both mature as well as recent A Level graduates.
How to Apply at Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College Tanzania
Admission is through Direct Entry, Mature Age Entry and Equivalent qualification entry.
Genera Admission Requirements -
Possession of an Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE) with at least two principal level passes and a minimum overall score, of 4.5 points, where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1 and S=0.5, and Possession of a Certificate of Secondary Education Examination with at least three credit passes in approved subjects one of which must be the English Language.
Passing the Mature Age Entry Examination: To be allowed to sit for MAEE, applicants must be 25 years of age or older and must have either obtained at least three credits in approved subjects at “0” level or attended Form VI at least five(5)years before the year f or which admission is sought.
Possession of satisfactory admission qualifications currently in effect in the Public University in the applicant’s own Country. Plus a re–University course if from an 8-4-4 country.
Any other additional qualifications that may be judged acceptable by the College Academic Board.
A prospective student must submit a completed application form and a 30,000/= non-refundable fee.
Submission of proof of sufficient funds for the completion of the programme.
Letter of reference regarding
(a) Personal integrity
(b) Academic performance.
TUDARCo enrols students without regard to creed, race, religious or Political orientation. It enrols both mature and employed applicants as well as fresh from school A level graduates, provided they qualify for the programme for which they have applied.
Possession of Identity Card (ID)
The possession of an ID is a prerequisite for benefiting from various college services and participating in academic as well as administrative tasks. Students shall carry at all times, while on TUDARCo premises.
The ID shall be demanded for the following:-
1. Entering and using the library as well as borrowing books and accessing special reserve.
2. Entering the computer room and using the computers.
3. Entering an examination room and sitting for any Tumaini University Examination administered and conducted by the College.
4. Campus identification, especially by the College guards.International applications
International students can apply directly to us using the same application form, which can be downloaded from this website.
You can also request an application form by sending us e-mail email@example.com or telephone us giving your details on +255-22-2760426
The Admissions Office provides general advice on how to complete an application form, or guide you through the application process.
Entry requirements and language support
Tanzanian Higher Educational language of instruction is English.
Kiswahili is rarely used. In order to be able to communicate with the local population, you may need to learn kiswahili language, TUDARCo does not conduct Swahili courses but there are many local institutions that offer Swahili courses for foreigners.
Application via post should be directed to:
The Deputy Provost for Academic AffairsTumaini University Dar es Salaam CollegeP. O. Box 77588
DAR ES SALAAM