The main objective of the PgD programme in Electronics Engineering and Information Technology is to produce quality Information and Communication Technologies specialists of intellectual standard and high caliber capable of managing and operating information and communication systems. Also, the programme intends to meet current and future needs in the field of information and communication technologies, both in Tanzania and internationally. Specifically, the programme aims to:
Upon completion of the programme, graduates will be able to:
Experts with electronics engineering and information technology foundation,
The UDSM minimum entry qualifications will apply with the following additional requirements:
At least a Bachelor's Degree, Advanced Diploma, or its equivalent from a recognized institution of higher learning in relevant fields of specialization certified by TCU with at least an upper second-class award (i.e., overall average of B+). In addition, candidates must have Principal level passes in Physics and Mathematics in A.C.S.E.E.
For Tanzanian students, the school fee for this programme is TZS 6,412,500/= for 24 months (2 years) by coursework and dissertation and TZS 4,200,000 by thesis. For international students, the fee is USD 8,040 for 24 months (2 years) both by thesis and coursework and dissertation. The fee can be paid in 2 instalments annually or in 4 instalments (per semester).
The University may change school fees in each new academic year. Therefore, for accurate/ updated information about fees and other related direct costs paid to the University please visit the webpage on the fees structure for postgraduate programmes under CoICT. See the Registration Process page HERE and UDSM Postgraduate Fees Structure for the 2021/2022 academic year.
For more information about this programme please contact the ETE Department by email through firstname.lastname@example.org or Telephone +255(0) 222771011. Otherwise, you are welcome to visit us to learn more about this programme at CoICT Kijitonyama Campus along the Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road, Block B Room 012. We are open Monday to Friday from 08:00 am to 04:00 pm, except weekends and public holidays.