UDSM Admission 2023/2024 – University of Dar Es Salaam, Postgraduate

UDSM Admission Form 2023/2024 online application system Academic Year

Welcome To UDSM

UDSM Admission we are delighted that you have decided to undertake your tertiary studies at the University of Dar es Salaam or are considering to do so. This website describes the range of our courses and different activities done at the University which will give you a flavour of life in our various campuses.

The University of Dar es Salaam is a unique community of students and staff dedicated to bringing out the best in all its members.

Our aim is to provide the best possible environment for teaching, learning research and public services, and our track record of success is well known in East Africa, Africa and the rest of the world.

We will continue to ensure that your years at this University will be filled with excitement and experiences that you can treasure for a lifetime.

We also recognize that the quality of student experiences derives from more than academic study. That is why the University encourages students to join and actively participate in activities of the Students.

Union and use the various sports and recreational facilities available, e.g. swimming pool,cricket, athletics and soccer fields.

The University of Dar es Salaam is also at the interface of national and international higher education innovations and initiatives.

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UDSM Admission Form 2023/2024 Academic Year.

The management of the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) invites as applications from suitably qualified applicants for admissions into various UDSM Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, Certificate, Degree, Bachelors, Distance Education, International Students, Short Course, and others programs in this notable institution for the 2023/2024 academic year.

UDSM admission application form 2023/2024 is open to all interested applicants irrespective of colour, race, ethnic identity, religion, gender or national origin.

Both Indigenes and non-indigenes interested applicants can apply for the UDSM Admission 2023/2024 as Government Sponsored or Private candidates.

How to Apply for UDSM Postgraduate Form 2023/2024

The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission into its postgraduate programmes for the 2023/2024 Academic Years

UDSM Admission Form 2023/2024 online application system

There are many courses that which are offered at UDSM so as a candidate or applicant you have to know what courses are they offering and how to join them

In order for you to join for this course you need to have principal pass which will allow you to join them, so the best way for you to do this is to ensure that you have a credit pass


Instructions on how to apply for various postgraduate programmes (Masters programmes,Postgraduate programmes and PHD) at UDSM NEW APPLICANTS STAGE


Register for an account in our system by clicking REGISTRATION button at the POSTGRADUATE tab     

Note: In order to register for an account in the admission system you will need to provide 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 you an email. Please log into your email account and use the link sent into your email to activate your admission account.

Note: at this stage. 

  • Your username is: your email address
  • Your Password is:   the password you supplied

STAGE 2: MAKE APPLICATION: UDSM online application system 

When you are successfully logged into your account you will find notification that your account is successfully activated (please open the notification)

Click at  My Application button to start applicationYou will be presented with four[8] steps to finish the application             

Step 1: MY PROFILE   

Chose application category:Write names as they appear in your academic certificatessex, Country of Citizenship and Disability Type if any           


Non-refundable Application Fee is :

Local Students:  TZS. 50,000.00 (Fifty Thousand only) Foreign Students USD. 50.00  (Fifty US Dollar only) Use the reference number shown to pay application fee by using mobile money services ie. Mpesa, Tigo Pesa, Airtel Money for Local Students.  Foreign Students application fee is payable using the SWIFT code: NLCBTZTX through A/C Number: 012105005554, University of Dar es Salaam,  NBC Bank, Samora Branch.    

Payment procedures of application fee for local students using mobile money services are detailed below:  

Vodacom Number

Open your mpesa by dialling *150*00#. Then choose 4: Pay by M-Pesa (Lipa kwa Mpesa). Then choose 5: Government Payment (Malipo ya Serikali). Then choose 1: Reference Number (Weka namba ya kumbukumbu). Enter the Reference number( Ingiza number ya kumbukumbu ya malipo): 99143XXXXXX         

NB: Reference number should be taken from your admission system account at ‘the make payment’ button which is shown in red colour: eg. Reference no  99143XXXXXX

Tigo Number

Open your Tigo-Pesa Number dialling *150*01#. Choose 4: PAY bill/(LIPA Bili,). Choose 5: Malipo ya Serikali. Enter Reference number/(Tafadhali ingiza namba ya malipo): 99143XXXXXX

NB: Reference number should be taken from your admission system account at ‘the make payment’ button which is shown in red colour: eg. Reference no 99143XXXXXX

Airtel Number

Open Airtel Money Number dialling *150*60#. Choose 5: (Lipia bili)Choose 5: Malipo ya Serikali. Enter Reference number/Namba ya kumbukumbu ya malipo: 99143XXXXXX

NB: Reference number should be taken from your admission system account at ‘the make payment’ button which is shown in red colour: eg. Reference no 99143XXXXXX After payment, the system will automatically update and allow you to proceed to step3


Select College/SchoolSelect intakeThen select Programme that you wish to apply at that intakeThen select Programme categoryThen select Delivery ModeThen select Sponsorship TypeThen tick in the appropriate box on ‘How did you find out about the Postgraduate Programmes at the University of Dar es salaam?’


Click ‘Add’ button to complete employment records

Step 5: QUALIFICATION           

Click ‘add your academic records’ button to fill in the appropriate academic records


Click ‘add referees’ button to fill information of  the two (2) referees requiredThen select ‘create’


Click ‘upload attachments’ button to select and upload appropriate documents