Open University of Tanzania (OUT)
Open University of Tanzania was
established in 1992 under an Act of
Parliament No. 17.
of Arts (B.A)
of Arts with Education (B.A(Ed.)
of Commerce (B.Com.)
of Commerce with Education (B.Com.(Ed.).
of Laws (LLB)
of Science (BS.c)
of Science with Education (BSc.) (Ed.)
period of six(6) years for all courses
General Admission Requirements:
or East African Certificate of Education or equivalent with five passes or 3
credits in approved
subjects, obtained prior to the sitting the ACSEE or equivalent .
One of the following combination of passes in the ACSEE or equivalent that is either two principal level passes in appropriate subjects or an appropriate subjects or an appropriate equivalent Diploma/Certificate approved by senate of Open University of Tanzania. There are also additional requirements for different degree programmes.
Based on Mature Age Entry Examination candidates who have satisfied examiners in examinations set by SOKOINE University of Agriculture (SUA), University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) or any other recognized University.
on Foundation Course, a one year course conducted by THE Open University of
on other Awards: Candidates from other institutions of higher learning will
be considered on
their own merit.
These include a degree or an Advanced Diploma in a specified field.
enquiries and applications should be
Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic)
Open University of Tanzania