It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE) which is a Constituent College of the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM). The aim of UDSM is to provide the best possible environment for teaching, learning, research and public service, and its track record of success is well known in East Africa, Africa and the rest of the world. Therefore DUCE is very proud to be part of UDSM.
The College is located in a prime location in Chang’ombe area, Temeke district, 5 kilometres from Dar es Salaam City Centre and it is adjacent to the Tanzania Main National Stadium where major sports activities normally take place. DUCE has various sports and recreational facilities, such as football, netball and basketball fields. Other services such as supermarkets and banks are located within walking distance from the campus.
The establishment of the College was in response to the expansion of primary education through the Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP) and secondary school education through the Secondary Education Development Programme (SEDP). Our College vision is to become a leading centre of excellence in innovation education, research and public service in the region, which is supported by our mission which is to produce high quality graduates, generate knowledge and provide public service relevant to societal needs.
Currently the Dar es Salaam University College of Education has three faculties namely; Faculty of Education, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Faculty of science. Four undergraduate programmes are offered at DUCE as follows; Bachelor of Arts with Education, Bachelor of Science with Education, Bachelor of Education in Arts and Bachelor of Education in Science. The College also offers a Postgraduate Diploma in Education. We also offer training courses in languages namely ‘French’ and ‘Kiswahili for beginners’. We also provide translation services and English language proficiency test
The College also has three demonstration schools which are the Chang’ombe Demonstration Pre- School, Chang’ombe Demonstration Primary School and Chang’ombe Demonstration Secondary School. Our College is a place where you can get education from pre-school to the university level on one campus.
This website will provide you with up-to-date information about the courses we offer, teaching facilities, staffing, events and other information. We thank you for your interest in our College and we warmly welcome you to explore our wide range of educational programmes, research and public service activities.
Prof. William A.L. Anangisye,