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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$345 /year
Applications Begin:July 2021
Student Intake:200
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Environmental Studies
Start Date:October 2021
Academic Unit:College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: August 2021
Programme Overview

This degree programme is offered in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies. It is designed to prepare and equip students with professional skills in environment and disaster issues. Graduates of this programme are expected to be able to apply environmental knowledge and skills in ensuring sustainability of environment in various policies and development programmes.

The overall objective of the programme focuses on preparing professionals with accurate expression and practice, as well as, clear and concise analysis of disaster management and environmental issues. Specifically, the programme endeavors to make the graduates: to analyze the environmental disaster levels; to plan measures to mitigate environmental disasters, as well as, to provide advice on policy in the context of Tanzania and beyond.

Admission Requirements

Direct Entry
Two passes, One in Geography and another from either Economics, History, Biology or Mathematics

Equivalent Qualifications
Appropriate Diploma with a minimum GPA of 2.7 equivalents to ‘B’ grade and four passes at ‘O’ level UQF Level 6 Certificate approved by TCU with minimum B average grade.

Application Process
Application Fees for Tanzanian and SADC Students: $4
Application Fees for International Students: $4

How to Apply
Applicants are required to lodge applications directly to the University of Dodoma through the UDOM Online Admission System (OAS) at https://application.udom.ac.tz.
**An Application fee of 10,000 TZS, is expected to be paid by all Applicants
NOTE: The Application Deadline is in August.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Cartographer
– Climate Change Analyst
– Climatologist
– Emergency Management Specialist
– Geomorphologist
– Geospatial analyst
– GIS specialist
– Hydrologist
– Location analyst
– Meteorologist
– Pollution Analyst
– Remote Sensing Analyst
– Soil Conservationist
– Surveyor
– Town planner
– Water conservation officer

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Tanzanian and SADC Students: $345
Tuition Fees for International Students: $845

Tuition Fees for Tanzanian Students = 800,000 TZS
Tuition Fees for International Students = 1,959,642 TZS
Students from countries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC), also pay the same fee as local Students. The 16 Countries in the SADC region include: Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Eswatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

NOTE
:
– All students are required to pay full tuition fees for the year. Payment by installments will only be permitted under special arrangements. It is the responsibility of the students to arrange for the payment of fees by the sponsor or the Higher Education Students‟ Loans Board (HESLB). No student will be allowed to use University facilities before payment of the required fees.
– Students who fail to pay will be expelled from the university.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Albino Tenge
Principal, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
 
Directorate of Undergraduate Studies
Responsible for undergraduate studies
 
School Office
General Enquiries