WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$474 /year
Applications Begin:July 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Microfinance and Enterprise Development
Start Date:November 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Business and Informational Sciences
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

Bachelor of Arts in Microfinance and Enterprise Development (BA-MFED) is a three-year programme (six semesters) designed to enable candidates undertake analytical diagnosis of management and financing problems facing small and micro-enterprises and provide viable solutions.

The programme equips candidates with knowledge, skills, and attitude for dealing with complex issues facing microfinance and small enterprises in a competitive environment by providing critical thinking ability, problem-solving skills, and development of appropriate business attitude.

It also provides for self-confidence building, subject matter competence and innovation for progressive change in the microfinance industry and in small and micro-enterprises. The Programme prepares individuals to work in both urban and rural settings.

Admission Requirements

Applicants should be holders of a Certificate of Secondary Education (CSEE) or equivalent with five passes in approved subjects and at least two Principal level passes and a total of at least 4.5 points in relevant subjects in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations (ACSEE)
A Diploma in Microfinance Management (DMFM), Diploma in Co-operative Management and Accounting (DCMA), Diploma in Enterprise Management (DEMA) or any other relevant diploma from any accredited/recognized institution.

Application Process
Application Fees for Tanzanian students: $4
Application Fees for International students: $20

How to Apply:
Detailed information about the application procedures and requirements are usually stated through the University main website.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this Program include;
– Credit manager
– Loan/credit officer
– Business planner
– Bank assistant
– Co-operative officer
– Finance manager
– Microfinance institution owner
– Consultant in business planning
– Financial analyst

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Tuition Fees for Tanzanian students: $474
Tuition Fees for International students: $1,300

Tuition fee per year for Local students= 1,100,000 Tsh
Tuition fee per year for International students= 3,016,000 Tsh

Relevant Contact

Admissions office
For Admissions Enquiries
Directorate of Undergraduate studies
For processing students Admissions and registration
Dean of students
For Information concerning students and campus life