Other programmes

The department offers a two-year course leading to a Fisheries Diploma.

The fisheries diploma of the University of Dar es Salaam shall be awarded to a student who passes all first and second year examinations. Examinations will be held at the end of each course, normally at the end of the semester in question.

Entry qualifications

The programme is intended for candidates possessing the following minimum qualifications:


(a) One principal level pass and two subsidiary level passes in any of the following advanced level subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and Geography.


(b) First or second class passes at a Certificate level from any recognized Fisheries Training Institute/College.