Vyuo Kumi Bora Tanzania 2022
Many Students who what to apply for University get confused about which university to apply for and they totally confused on where they can go for their university studies.
Don’t worry, Your answer is in this article where you will get all informations on which University you can choose from the top 10 best universities in Tanzania.
What Are The Top 10 Best Universities In Tanzania?
Below are list of those top 10 best universities in Tanzania and their further information;
1.University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)
It is found at Dar es Salaam region.This is number one and currently on our list of top 10 best universities in Tanzania.
Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) listed this University of Dar es Salaam as the best government university in Tanzania and give it accreditations but also it has a membership affiliation with the Association of commonwealth Universities (ACU).
University of Dar es Salaam is an excellent accademic institution founded in 1961. It was formerly affiliated with the University of London an has been running courses in Arts, Sciences and Medicine. University of Dar es Salaam have high standards that why it has been rated among the top 10 best Universities in Tanzania.
University of Dar es Salaam offers different academic programmes(Diploma & Degree) and it has almost 14 faculties which are;
- Faculty of Agriculture and forestry
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences
- Faculty of Clinical Sciences
- Faculty of Dentistry
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Engineering
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Social sciences
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- Faculty of Technology
- Faculty of Veterinary medicine
- Faculty of Public health
- Faculty of Law
2.Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science (MUHAS)
MUHAS is located at Upanga Dar es Salaam. Coastal Region of Tanzania.This is ranked as second of the best University in Tanzania but also is among of the top Universities in Africa.
Currently, MUHAS is rated as best University to study Medicine in Tanzania and is known for producing high quality graduates in Medicine and other courses related to medicine in Tanzania.
Many applicant who are interested with this University’s courses are relatively hard to get positions because of many candidates which apply there every year.
MUHAS has different categories of schools as follows;
School of Nursing
- This include Bsc Nursing Degree Programme, Bsc Midwifery Degree Programme and Bsc Nursing(Management) Degree Programme.
School of medicine
- This comprise Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Sciences (BMLS), BMLS Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Doctor of Medicine(MD), BMLS Parasitology and Medical Entomology, BMLS Clinical Chemistry, Bachelor of Science Radiation Therapy Technology (BSc RTT) and BMLS Histotechnology.
School of Publoc Health And Social Sciences
- This school comprise BSc (Environmental Health Sciences) Degree Programme.
- School of Pharmacy which comprise Bachelor of pharmacy
- School of Dentistry which comprise Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)
3.Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)
Sokoine University of Agriculture is located at Morogoro Mjini district at Morogoro region. It has two Campus which are Main Campus and Solomon Mahlangu campus.
SUA was founded on July 1984. It is famous in the country and among the top 10 best Universities in Tanzania because it has produced top class graduates who have done well to win numerous prestigious awards including National Merit Awards.
Sokoine University of Agriculture offers different professional courses such as Business Administration, Science Education and Accounting.
Within its campuses, Sokoine University of Agriculture comprise different colleges with different departments which are;
- Solomon Mahlangu College of science and Education.
- College of Social Sciences and Humanities.
- College of Agriculture
- College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
- College of Forestry Wildlife and Tourism.
4.University of Dodoma.(UDOM)
University of Dodoma is located at Chimwaga Dodoma, where it is Tanzania’s capital city. It was established on March 2007 as a campaign of every student who passed on his or her form six examinations has a right to get degree because there were scarcity of Universities in Tanzania during that time.
University of Dodoma is unique one because it has capacity to accommodate all admitted students. UDOM is the only University reported that had highest number of applicants in Tanzania.
UDOM comprise accredited faculties, colleges but also postgraduate schools. Faculties offered include faculty of; Arts, Agriculture, Environmental sciences, Life sciences, Management sciences, Physical sciences, Social sciences, Education, Veterinary Medicine and law, Communication and Information sciences, Engineering and Technology.
Apart from those faculties, Also UDOM has two faculties in its College of Health sciences which are Basic Medical and Clinical Sciences.
5.Mzumbe University (MU)
Mzumbe University has two branches, One at Mbeya and Dar es Salaam and other at Morogoro(Main campus). Mzumbe University is knowing for offering qulity education in Tanzania.
It has been proven to be one of the best higher institutions one can attend in the country because of production of more experts in different sectors in Tanzania.
Mzumbe University offers undergraduates and postgraduate programs both for full time and part time which specialize in Arts, Natural science, humanities, Engineering, natural science and technology.
6.Open University of Tanzania (OUT)
Open University of Tanzania is a government owned university which has proven to be one of the best Tanzania higher institutions.
Open University of Tanzania offers the following academic programmes in the following faculties; Science, Arts, Agriculture, Administration, Education, Social science, Public Health, Law, Technology, Management, Renewable natural resources, Environmental Design and Economics.
7.Mkwawa University College of Education.(MUCE)
Mkwawa University college of Education is part of the university of Dar es Salaam established in 2005 after the upgrade of the Old Mkwawa High School located at Iringa, Tanzania. It is one of best institutions for students want to study education in Tanzania. Also Mkwawa University is among of respected universities because has done some of most impressive research and studies within a nation.
8.Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences. (CUHAS)
CUHAS mostly known as Bugando established 1994 when received license approval from the Government as an Independent Private entity and started full operation.
Because it is operated as private entity CUHAS is expensive when it comes to tuition fees but it is one of the World leading Christian mission universities in tanzania so some costs are being cancelled into making the best out of its students.
9.Ardhi University (ARU)
Ardhi University (ARU) is a public university established on 28 March 2007 and it located at Dar es Salaam along University Road past Mlimani City Shopping mall, near by University of Dar es Salaam(UDSM). Prior Ardhi University was being part of University of Dar es Salaam where was known as Ardhi Institute. Ardhi University was a constituent college from 1996 to 2007, when it was known as University College of Lands and Architectural Studies (UCLAS).
10.University of Iringa
University of Iringa located at Iringa, Tanzania and it started providing University certificate, diploma and degree programs since 1997. This comprise Tumaini University and Iringa university college which began as Iringa Lutheran college and seminary.
Tumaini University produce graduates who are highly valued in Tanzania business.