UDSM Merit Scholarship Opportunities 2020/2021.


 The University of Dar es Salaam is pleased to announce 62 merit-based scholarships, 52 for undergraduate and 10 for postgraduate students (at the Master’s Level) for the 2020/2021 academic year.

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Successful candidates will register for studies at the University of Dar es Salaam and her constituent’s colleges wich are

  • Dar es Salaam University College of Education [DUCE] and
  • Mkwawa University College of Education [MUCE]).

UDSM Merit Scholarship Opportunities 2020/2021

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How to apply:

Applicants must submit applications online at

Required Application Documents

  1. Copies of university degree certificate and transcript (pdf),
  2. A copy of birth certificate (pdf),
  3. One recommendation letter from persons familiar with your academic achievements, character and personality, and
  4. A one page motivation letter.

Scope of Scholarship

The scholarship will cover tuition fee, stipend, books and stationery as well as research costs as stipulated in the University of Dar es Salaam Fee Structure.

Applications for the Merit Scholarships will be open from 20th October to 15th November 2020.

Selection and awarding outcomes will be communicated within one week after the application deadline.

For more information please visit the University website (www.udsm.ac.tz)

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It is an offence to submit false information when applying for scholarship. Applicants discovered to have submitted forged certificates or any other falsified information will not be considered and appropriate legal action will be taken against them.