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Open University of Tanzania: Faculties and Admissions


  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Business Management
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Science, Technology and Environmental Studies
  • The Institute of Educational Technology
  • Institute of Continuing Learning
  • Open and Distance Electronic Learning

Admission Regulations

These regulations are found in the Open University prospectus for each faculty.
An applicant must have an advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination
or the equivalent as a minimum qualification. Where the Advanced Certificate
of Secondary Education Examination (or equivalent) has a shortfall, a candidate
may be offered a one to two years course in Foundation Course and if he/she
passes then he/she becomes eligible for entry into degree programmes. The duration
for the Foundation course is one to two years.