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Undergraduate Selection Results can be downloaded here!

A renowned and highly ranked University in Africa, the University of Dar es Salaam stands as the most prestigious University in Tanzania. It is a comprehensive University that caters for the entire East and Southern African region, offering a wide range of academic disciplines at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The University of Dar es Salaam is home to most qualified and internationally acknowledged scholars in Africa. By this announcement, applications are now open to qualified candidates from Tanzania, the East and Southern African region and beyond, who wish to pursue undergraduate degree programmes for the academic year 2017/2018.

The University of Dar es salaam (UDSM) offers various academic programmes leading to the award of certificates, diplomas, and degrees. A total of 88 Undergraduate Degree Programmes are offered at various academic units of the University.  You may download the UDSM Admission Procedures Guidebook from www.udsm.ac.tz (Undergraduates section) for information about all programmes and their requirements.

Applications for admission are invited from qualified candidates wishing to pursue various undergraduate degree programmes for the academic year 2017/2018. All requisite information and guidelines to take the applicant through the application stages are provided from the Instructions tab. Applicants are reminded to register their names as they appear in their O & A level certificates; likewise their index numbers where prompted.

All Direct applicants with Foreign Certificates should first present their certificates to the National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA) for verification. They will in turn be given letters showing NECTA equivalent grades, copies of which should also be uploaded together with other certifcates. Further information on NECTA verification can be obtained from www.necta.go.tz. 

Equivalent applicants are advised to obtain a special unique number from National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) which will be required when applying in the system. For further information about NACTE verification process please consult them at www.nacte.go.tz.  

Kindly take note that the deadline for applications is 30th August, 2017.

For any Problem please  use the contacts below

General
+255 22 241 0751

Admission Office
+255 22 241 0544
dus@admin.udsm.ac.tz
Technical  Support
+255 71 621 6308
+255 62 932 4903
+255 76 553 7512    
support@udsm.ac.tz
Payment Issues
malipo@admission.ac.tz

Instructions

Instructions on how to apply for various programmes at UDSM ( SECOND ROUND)


NEW APPLICANTS

Stage 1: Registration for an admission account:

     Register for an account in our system through the button (register).
     Note: to register for an account in the admission system you will need to supply the following details:

  • First name
  • Surname
  • Email Address
  • Mobile Telephone Number
  • To finalize registration you will need to put in a password of your choice that you will use whenever you wish to log into the admission system.
  • And lastly fill in the characters captcha as will be shown in the page, i.e. Captcha then click register button at the bottom to register for an account.  

If you are successfully registered, then the system will send an email to your email address, please log into your email account to activate your admission account.

  • Use the link sent into your email to log into our Admission system.
    Note: at this stage. Your username is: your email address

                             Your Password is:   the password you supplied

Stage 2: make application:

  1. When you are successfully logged into your account you will find notification that your account is successfully activated (please open the notification)
  2. Click at    My Application button to start application
  3. You will be presented with four[4] steps to finish the application

              Step 1: MY PROFILE   

  1. Chose application category:
  2. Write names as they appear in your secondary certificates
  3. sex, Country of Citizenship and Disability Type if any

              Step 2: APPLICATION FEE PAYMENT

           Application Fee is : Tsh. 10,000/=

           Use the reference number shown to pay application fee by using mobile money services ie. Mpesa, Tigo Pesa, Airtel Money etc.

           Application Fee Payment   Details:

           For those with Vodacom Number,

           Open your mpesa by dialling *150*00#

           Then chose 4 LIPA kwa M-Pesa

           Then chose 4 Weka namba ya kampuni

           Then Business number/Namba ya kampuni: 888999

           The Reference number/ number ya kumbukumbu ya malipo: take from your Admission system account at the make payment button ,

           The reference number is shown in red colour:

           eg.Reference no 99143XXXXXXX

 

          For those with Tigo Number,

         Open your Tigo-Pesa Number dialling *150*01#

         Then chose 4 LIPA Bili, PAY bill

         Then chose 3 Weka namba ya kampuni

         Then Business number/Namba ya kampuni: 888999

         Then Reference number/ number ya kumbukumbu ya malipo: take from your Admission system account at the make payment button,

         the reference number is shown in red colour:

         eg.Reference no 99143XXXXXX

       
        For those with Airtel Number,

        Airtel Money Number dialling *150*60#

        Then chose 5 Lipia bili

        Then chose 4 Weka namba ya kampuni

        Then Business number/Namba ya kampuni ni: 888999

        The Reference number/ number ya kumbukumbu ya malipo: take from your Admission system account at the make payment button,

        the reference number is shown in red colour:

        eg.Reference no: 99143XXXXXXX

After payment, the system will automatically update and allow you to proceed to step3

 Step 3: ACCADEMIC QUALIFICATION

  1. For Direct Entry applicants with both form IV and VI results from NECTA

           Add index number and year and choose level

           Example:
           Index no: S0110/0092/2014        level   O-LEVEL

          Then click add sitting

           Index no: S0110/0088/2017         level   A-LEVEL

            Then click add sitting
  if you have multiple sittings then you can add all sittings that you wish to be considered in the  selection process. 

        2. For Equivalent applicants with form IV results from NECTA

             Add index number and year and choose level

          Then upload your Diploma certificates in the system in PDF format

       3.  For applicants with foreign certificates,  you will need to put results in the system
            and upload certificates in PDF format

Step 4: PROGRAMME CHOICES

Choose from the List of available Programmes and the application choice number.

Note: choose the  programmes in the selected List and if  you put choice 1,, means that is your first choice, the second is your second choice…etc.

THOSE APPLIED AT UDSM DURING FIRST ROUND :

long in by using your account credentials 

1. View the Masage  for instructions

2. View the selection results 

3. selected applicants at UDSM  with multiple admissions ( Also selected from other institututions)  are required to confirm that they will come for studies at the UDSM only

WARNING: Confirmation to more than one institution will lead to concelation of your Admissions by TCU

3. For those who applied only at UDSM and selected ,you can then  just view your results status

4. Not selected Applicants are given a chance to re-apply by selecting again programmes and they will be considered for the second round.

 

 

 

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