University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) Second Selection 2022/23

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) Second Selection 2022/23

The University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) is a public university in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. It was established in 1961 as an affiliate college of the University of London.

The university became an affiliate of the University of East Africa (UEA) in 1963, shortly after Tanzania gained its independence from the United Kingdom. In 1970, UEA split into three independent universities: Makerere University in Uganda, the University of Nairobi in Kenya, and the University of Dar es Salaam

University of Dar Es Salaam Rankings

In 2012, the University Ranking by Academic Performance Center ranked the University of Dar es Salaam as the 1,618th best university in the world (out of 2,000 ranked universities).

In 2013, AcademyRank ranked the university as the 2,965th best university worldwide (out of 9,803 ranked universities) but the best of the 16 ranked in Tanzania, with the Sokoine University of Agriculture in second place.

In 2012, the Scimago Institutions Rankings placed the university in 3,021st place worldwide (out of 3,290 ranked institutions), 57th in Africa, and second in Tanzania behind the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences. This ranking is based on the total number of documents published in scholarly journals indexed in the Scopus database by Elsevier.

Based solely on the university’s “excellence rate”, the university was ranked 16th out of 62 universities in Africa in 2011. This rate “indicates which percentage of an institution’s scientific output is included into the set formed by the 10% of the most cited papers in their respective scientific fields. It is a measure of high quality output of research institutions”.

In July 2012, Webometrics ranked the university as the 1,977th best university worldwide based on its web presence (an assessment of the scholarly contents, visibility, and impact of the university on the web) but the best in Tanzania, with the Hubert Kairuki Memorial University far behind in second place

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)



Selection results for Round One are now available in applicants’ accounts at Please log in your application account to view the results. We Congratulate and Welcome all those selected to join the University of Dar es Salaam.UDSM Second Round Selected Applicants 2022/2023,UDSM Second selection Selected Applicants 2022/2023,UDSM Second Round 2022

Important Information:

  1. Candidates with single admission at UDSM are automatically confirmed to join UDSM.
  2. Candidates with multiple admissions are required to confirm their offers through their admission accounts. Please request a CODE, then enter the CODE on the given slot, finally click CONFIRM.
  3. Confirmed candidates will be served with Admission Letters on 20th October 2022 after all rounds of selections are completed.

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM)

Important Dates: Candidates with Multiple Admissions (candidates selected by more than one institution)

  1. 24th August 2022: Multiple admission status displayed in applicants’ admission accounts and confirmation of admission offer begins
  2. 6th September 2022: Deadline for confirmation of admission offer

Please note that failure to confirm by the deadline will indicate that you have not accepted the offer, and other applicants will fill your slot.


  • No payment is required to obtain a confirmation CODE
  • The codes can only be requested through applicants’ admission accounts


  • To use your emailaddress as usernameto login into your account
  • To use the same passwordyou provided when creating your account


THE SECOND WINDOW OF APPLICATIONS is open for ALL PROGRAMMES and will be closed on 6th September 2022. You are all invited to re-apply or send a new application if you missed the first round.


  • UD098 – Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • UD097 – Bachelor of Commerce in Procurement and Supply Chain Management

If you are facing difficulties in receiving control number in your admission account please do the following:

  1. Refresh (or login to) your admission account.
  2. If the control number is still not in your admission account after refreshing, please send an SMS containing your names and email address (username) to the telephone number 0744 026 893 to get assisted.


The University of Dar es Salaam invites applications for admission into its postgraduate programmes for the 2022/2023

Academic Year 2022/2023:

  • July intake is still open.
  • October intake 2nd Batch is now open and it will be closed on 30th September 2022.


  • Occasional mode of delivery lasts for 1 semester
  • Short term mode of delivery lasts for 12 months (1 year)
  • Sandwich < 1 year

Successful applicants will be notified within four weeks after closing dates of the Applications .

For more information on intakes and offered programmes please Click Postgraduate Programmes 2022/2023


Please do not hesitate to contact us through the contacts below:

HELPDESK Admission Officer
+255 74 209 4718+255 73 941 0016
+255 65 839 4534+255 22 241 0016
+255 73 431 3265
+255 686 434 520Technical Support
+255 73 941 0069
Admission Officer
+255 22 241 0513General contacts
+255 22 241 0544