Tanzania

University of Dar es Salaam

P.O. Box 35091, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

University of Dar es Salaam

About University of Dar es Salaam

The University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) is a public university established in 1970 by the Act of Parliament No. 12 of 1970. The university is guided by different instruments including the Universities Act No. 7 of 2005; University Charter of 2007; University Vision 2061; Corporate Strategic Plan; Five-Year Rolling Strategic Plan and numerous policies and guidelines. The university has a three-tier organisational structure in the form of the central administration; colleges/schools/institutes; and departments. The university’s aim is to become a leading centre of intellectual wealth, spearheading Tanzania’s and Africa’s quest for sustainable and inclusive development.