College of Information and Communication Technologies

College of ICT

University of Dar Es Salaam

Postgraduate

Table 1: A list of Postgraduates Programmes and Fees Structure
Sn. Diploma Programme Name Duration Fees
1 Postgraduate Diploma in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology 1 Year TZS 4,250,000/=
2 Postgraduate Diploma in Education 1 Year TZS 2,000,000/=
3 Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Management 1 Year TZS 3,050,000/=
Sn. Master Programme Name Duration Fees
1 Masters of Science in Telecommunications Engineering 18 Months TZS 8,500,000/=
2 Masters of Science in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology 18 Months TZS 8,500,000/=
3 Master of Science in Computer Science (MSc. in CS) 18 Months – Regular Programme
24 Months – Evening Programme
TZS 8,500,000/=
4 Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSc. in HI) 24 Months – Evening Programme TZS 8,500,000/=
5 Master of Science in Information Systems Management (MSc. in ISM) 24 Months – Evening Programme TZS 8,500,000/=
6 Master of Science in Computer and IT Systems Engineering (MSc. in CITSE) 18 Months – Regular Programme
24 Months – Evening Programme
TZS 8,500,000/=
7 Master of Engineering Management (MEM) 24 Months – Evening Programme TZS 6,375,000/=
Sn. PhD Programme Name Duration Fees
1 Doctor of Philosophy in Telecommunications Engineering 3 Years TZS 13,250,000/=
2 Doctor of Philosophy in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology 3 Years TZS 13,250,000/=
3 Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science (PhD in CS) by Thesis 3 Years TZS 13,250,000/=
4 Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Engineering and IT by Thesis 3 Years TZS 13,250,000/=
5 Doctor of Philosophy in Health Informatics (PhD in HI) by Thesis 3 Years TZS 13,250,000/=
6 Doctor of Philosophy in Computer and IT Systems Engineering (PhD. in CITSE) 4 Years TZS 13,250,000/=

Entry Requirements for Postgraduate Programmes

Postgraduate Diploma in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology

Advanced diploma or equivalent in Engineering in relevant field from a recognised college, or a pass degree in Engineering in the relevant field from a recognized University

MSc. in Computer Science

The minimum admission qualification is Lower Second Class in BSc. degree in Informatics or related discipline from a recognized University, or a Postgraduate Diploma in Informatics or related discipline.

MSc. in Health Informatics

The minimum admission qualification is Lower Second Class in BSc. degree in Informatics or related discipline or BSc. degree in Health Sciences or related qualifications, with an overall grade of B or higher. In addition, a minimum of one year work experience is required.

MSc. in Information System Management

  • Direct Entry Qualification: An undergraduate degree in Information Systems Management or a related field from a recognized institution with at least a Lower Second class with GPA of at least 2.7 out of 5.
  • Equivalent Entry Qualification: Advanced Diploma in relevant and respective field with at least Lower Second Class award OR Undergraduate Degree with at least a pass in related field PLUS a Postgraduate Diploma in a relevant and respective field from a recognized institution certified by TCU with at least an Upper Second Class award (GPA of at least 3.5 out of 5).

MSc. in Computer and IT Systems Engineering

  • Direct Entry Qualification: UQF Level 8 with background in IT related undergraduate Programmes or Electrical Engineering related Programmes which include IT courses with at least a Second Class degree with minimum GPA of at least 2.7 out of 5 from a respected institution recognized by TCU or equivalent.
  • Equivalent Entry Qualification: A Postgraduate Diploma in IT related Programmes or Electrical Engineering related Programmes which includes IT courses from a respected institution recognized by TCU or equivalent with at least an upper second class B+ award with minimum GPA of 3.5 out of 5. Candidates with equivalent qualifications must also possess at least Ordinary Secondary School certificate with principal passes in Physics and Mathematics.

PhD in; Computer Science/Computer Engineering and IT/Health Informatics

The student should be a holder of relevant Master degree of the University of Dar es Salaam or any other recognized and accredited University.

PhD in Computer and IT Systems Engineering

The student should satisfy the general University minimum requirements plus the following additional requirements: Master’s degree in IT related Programmes which includes IT courses with at least an Upper Second Class degree with minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 5.0 from a respected institution recognized by TCU or equivalent.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Telecommunications Engineering or in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology

The minimum qualification for admission to the programme is a relevant Masters degree from the University of Dar es Salaam or any other recognized institution.