Master Programs in Tanzania

View all 12 Top Masters Programs in Tanzania 2018

Master

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

After earning a bachelor’s degree, many students decide to increase their experience and education by pursuing a Master. A Master may take about two years to earn, and there are programs offered in many different areas so that students can find an emphasis that works for them and their goals.

 

Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania, is a country in East Africa. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; and Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south. The country's eastern border is formed by the Indian Ocean. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in Tanzania. Tanzania is a country with great national parks, where you can see some of the finest African flora and fauna.

Start Today Top Master's Degrees in Tanzania 2018

Read More

Masters of Education in Open Distance Learning (M.Ed. ODL)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Objectives of the programme are to delve into the specific features of open and distance education; to turn out scholars and professionals in open and distance education. [+]

The Objectives of the programme are to:

delve into the specific features of open and distance education. turn out scholars and professionals in open and distance education. Courses of Study

Candidates registered in M.Ed (ODL) by coursework and dissertation shall take the following courses:

CORE COURSES

CODE COURSE UNITS CREDITS ODL 601 Principles of Open and Distance Learning 2 20 ODL 602 Instructional Designing and Development of ODL Materials 2 20 ODL 603 Media and Technology in Distance Learning 2 20 ODL 604 Research and Evaluation in Open and Distance Education 2 20

ELECTIVE COURSES The students should select any two of these courses:

CODE COURSE UNITS CREDITS ODL 605 Open and Distance Learning Policy and management 2 20 ODL 606 Regional and Global Perspectives in ODL 2 20 ODL 607 Teaching and Learning in Open and Distance Learning 2 20 Dissertation 6 60 Minimum Entry Qualifications ... [-]

Masters of Education in Administration, Planning and Policy & Studies M. Ed (APPS)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 5 years February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Objectives of the program are to provide an opportunity for in-depth study of a defined area in administration and planning; enhance candidates' capacity to critically analyze relevant issues in educational policy, planning and administration. [+]

The Objectives of the program are to:

Provide opportunity for in-depth study of a defined area in administration and planning; Enhance candidates' capacity to critically analyze relevant issues in educational policy, planning and administration. Courses of Study

Students registered in M.Ed. APPS by coursework and dissertation shall take the following courses:

Core Courses

CODE COURSE UNITS UNITS CREDITS OED 624 Development of Organization 2 20 OED 625 Educational Planning 2 20 OED 626 Research Methodology, Computer Application and Statistics 2 20 OED 627 Policy Analysis, Implementation and Evaluation 2 20 OED 633 Human Resources Management and Development 2 20 OED 699 Dissertation 6 60 ... [-]

Masters in Curriculum Design and Development (MEDCDD)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Master of Education in Curriculum Design and Development is a new programme offered by the Open University of Tanzania (OUT) through collaboration with UNESCO. The programme is aimed at strengthening capacities among the stakeholders in education and training provision, management, research, monitoring and evaluation. [+]

The Master of Education in Curriculum Design and Development is a new programme offered by the Open University of Tanzania (OUT) through collaboration with UNESCO. The programme is aimed at strengthening capacities among the stakeholders in education and training provision, management, research, monitoring and evaluation. Specifically, the programme, at the different exit levels, targets curriculum developers, teacher educators, graduate serving teachers, school inspectors, examination officers as well as educational planners and policy makers at local and regional level; for the purpose of enhancing their competencies in understanding, leading, researching, planning, designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating the curriculum and decision making about curriculum and education in general.... [-]


Masters of Human Resource Management (MHRM)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The programme consists of four (4) core courses, two (2) electives which carry a weight of two units each and Research methodology course with an academic 179 dissertation which carries six (6) units to make a total of eighteen (18) units to complete the programme. [+]

The programme consists of four (4) core courses, two (2) electives which carry a weight of two units each and Research methodology course with an academic 179 dissertation which carries six (6) units to make a total of eighteen (18) units to complete the programme.

The Core Units Code Title Units Credits OLG 631 Strategic Human Resource Management 2 20 OLG 632 ICT in Business Management 2 20 OLG 633 Performance and Reward Management 2 20 OLG 636 Employment Law and Employee Relations 2 20 Any Two of the Electives below: OLG 637 Counseling and Coaching at Workplace 2 20 OLG 638 Human Resource Management Consultancy 2 20 OLG 639 International Human Resource Management 2 20 OLG 640 Management of Safety and Health 2 20 OLG 641 Human Resource Planning and Development 2 20 Dissertation: OBM 699 Business Research Methodology/Dissertation 6 60 Programme Delivery ... [-]

Masters in Project Management (MPM)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Master of Project Management is a professional qualification that will provide a student with a sound educational platform for a career in project management. The programme aims to create reflective project management professionals, with enhanced knowledge competence and multiple skills. [+]

The Master of Project Management is a professional qualification that will provide a student with a sound educational platform for a career in project management. The programme aims to create reflective project management professionals, with enhanced knowledge competence and multiple skills. This cutting-edge interdisciplinary and cross-sectoral programme, designed with inputs from the relevant industries, will significantly strengthen and develop existing project management professionals’ expertise besides meeting the needs of new entrants or aspiring professionals.

General Objectives of the MPM Programme

The education aims of the programme are:

To prepare and equip students with knowledge, skills and competence to the level where they can make a professional contribution to the project management in an organization. To assists, students develop practical skills in the analysis of concepts and practices related to project management To prepare students to undertake higher and professional roles in managing projects, thus enhancing their career opportunities and achieving self-development. Entry Qualifications ... [-]

Master in Tourism Planning and Management (MTPM)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 16 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The Masters in Tourism Planning and Management (MTPM)’s main objectives are threefold; firstly is to prepare future professionals to strategically manage and make sustainable and effective decisions in placements of high responsibility in tourism institutions; secondly is to provide future professionals with an integrated knowledge of the dynamics of tourism development, the principles of sustainable management, environmental issues, the role of cultural diversity and creativity for innovation and the governance of tourism networks the quality management of customer services; and thirdly is to train future researchers in the field of tourism management. [+]

The Masters in Tourism Planning and Management (MTPM)’s main objectives are threefold; firstly is to prepare future professionals to strategically manage and make sustainable and effective decisions in placements of high responsibility in tourism institutions; secondly is to provide future professionals with an integrated knowledge of the dynamics of tourism development, the principles of sustainable management, environmental issues, the role of cultural diversity and creativity for innovation and the governance of tourism networks the quality management of customer services; and thirdly is to train future researchers in the field of tourism management.

More importantly, the course aims to train students to view tourist activity from a global perspective, to meet the demands of an international environment and its effect on public organizations, private companies, and research activity, within the parameter of sustainability.... [-]


Master in Community Economic Development (MCED)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 15 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The objectives of the program are to train Community Economic Development practitioners to work in the government and communities; generate knowledge and information that will permit local leaders to make informed decisions; to encourage a high degree of local participation in making well informed economic choices; to assist in building sustainable institutions that will assure equitable sharing of the benefits of those choices and to build capacity among practitioners working in communities. [+]

The objectives of the program are to:

Train Community Economic Development practitioners to work in the government and communities Generate knowledge and information that will permit local leaders to make informed decisions To encourage a high degree of local participation in making well informed economic choices To assist in building sustainable institutions that will assure equitable sharing of the benefits of those choices To build capacity among practitioners working in communities Intended learning outcomes

Students will have the ability to:

Carry out basic accounting system and practices Manage small and medium-sized organizations Conduct field-based research Design and implement projects Provide technical assistance to community-based organizations and institutions Prepare strategic plans Have a critical understanding of development finance Build and manage social and economic development programs Develop microenterprise support initiatives Use computer-based information systems and statistical packages. Admission Requirements ... [-]

Master of Social Work (MSW) – (Hybrid mode)

The Open University Of Tanzania
Online & Campus Combined Part time 15 months February 2018 Tanzania Dar Es Salaam

The aim of the program is to produce social workers who are well knowledgeable, organized and professional as well as practical. They should be able to provide social work services that are necessary competent to the vulnerable sectors of the society such as children, youth, the old and most vulnerable population effectively in the community and various social settings. [+]

The aim of the program is to produce social workers who are well knowledgeable, organized and professional as well as practical. They should be able to provide social work services that are necessary competent to the vulnerable sectors of the society such as children, youth, the old and most vulnerable population effectively in the community and various social settings.

Specific Objectives Train students in Masters of Social Work Produce adequate graduates in social work so as to contribute to the national demand for highly trained social workers Organization of the MSW Program

The program is delivered through blended mode just like other taught masters programs in the Faculty of Arts and Social sciences.... [-]


Master of Higher Education Management and Development

ST AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Tanzania Mwanza

The programme seeks to attract new and senior managers in educational institutions in the region. The programme envisions the participation of a pool of institutions whereby students and senior managers shall get skills that will enable them to undertake strategic planning as well as understand the environment of the Higher Education (HE). [+]

Master of Higher Education Management and Development

The programme seeks to attract new and senior managers in educational institutions in the region. The programme envisions the participation of a pool of institutions whereby students and senior managers shall get skills that will enable them undertake strategic planning as well as understand the environment of the Higher Education (HE).

The programme is ideal for highly motivated people with determination to succeed while at the same time as holding down a demanding job.

Programme Contents

This programme is made up of four main aspects of Higher Education Management and Development.

i) The programme has an induction section, which introduces students to the major issues that face higher education management and development in Africa. ii) Environmental challenges and agenda for institutional development. iii) Operational aspects of university development and management. iv) Institutional development of the university.... [-]


Master of Linguistics

ST AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Tanzania Mwanza

The aim of the MA Linguistics program is to foster scholarship and research in the linguistics discipline, both for students who are planning on continuing with a Ph.D. program in linguistics and for those who will be seeking professional work in a range of fields for which a background in linguistics is required. [+]

Master of Linguistics The Aim and Objectives of the Program

In studying languages, the linguist's aim is to build a theory of language in order to explain how languages originated, how they have evolved, in what form they exist in the human brain, how languages change over time and space, and how they are used to communicate information and feelings. Such a theory comes with an in-depth understanding of the structure of language based on empirical investigations of languages.

The aim of the MA Linguistics program is to foster scholarship and research in the linguistics discipline, both for students who are planning on continuing with a Ph.D. program in linguistics and for those who will be seeking professional work in a range of fields for which a background in linguistics is required. Students will be exposed to the fundamental concepts in the field and be provided with a solid foundation in linguistic analysis.... [-]


Master of Economics

ST AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Tanzania Mwanza

This is a two years program that enables candidates to understand, analyze and apply advanced micro and macroeconomic theories in the current environment that will enable them to meet the global economic challenges. [+]

Master of Economics

This is a two years program that enables candidates to understand, analyze and apply advanced micro and macroeconomic theories in the current environment that will enable them to meet the global economic challenges.

Objective of the Program

To enable candidates to understand, analyze and apply advanced micro and macroeconomic theories in the current environment that will enable them to meet the global economic challenges. The objectives of each course and expected learning outcomes are clearly stipulated in the respective course outlines.

Organization of the Program

The program will run for two years. Students will do a coursework for a period of three semesters, two are meant to cover core courses including a course on research methodology. The third semester will cover elective courses and each candidate will have to select two electives that will be taught in one semester. The first half of the semester will cover part I of each of the electives and part II of the electives will be taught in the second half of the semester. However, the final examination for the two courses (for parts I and II) will be done at the end of the semester. Upon completion of the coursework, students will be required to develop proposals that will enable them to conduct research work, leading to dissertation writing.... [-]


Master of Sociology

ST AUGUSTINE UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Tanzania Mwanza

This is a two years program which aims at producing social scientists that will be dedicated academically and committed to the examination of society and the social world. [+]

Master of Sociology

This is a two years program which aims at producing social scientists that will be dedicated academically and committed to the examination of society and the social world. The program offers four areas of specializations: Medical Sociology, Sociology of Organizations, Environmental Sociology, and Rural Sociology.

Entry Requirements

i) Holders of Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with first class or second upper division. ii) Holders of Post Graduate Diploma in Health Care Science, Social Work, Environmental Studies and Community Development. iii) Holders of lower second class or pass degree with a minimum of three years work experience in organizations and or government.... [-]