Undergraduate Programmes

All MUSoB Bachelor Degree programmes are full time and take three calendar years that comprises of five taught semesters and one semester of internship where students conduct off-campus where students are attached in public and private organizations. Each semester shall have 17 weeks including one week for mid-recess, a preparation week and an examination week. The teaching mode includes lectures, seminars, group discussion, guest lecturer, field visits and videotaping.

1. Bachelor of Accounting and Finance-Public Sector(BAF-PS)

The program is designed to provide job-based training to future accountants and finance specialists to serve public institutions at the local and international context. It is a professionally tailored program to meet the growing demand of well trained and skilled accountants and finance managers who can greatly contribute in helping public organizations, local governments and central government ministries, regional administrative units and departments effectively manage funds, and acquire, prepare, analyze, and maintain financial information that can facilitate decision making and successfully achieve organizational objective.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Direct Entry Qualification

At least two (2) principal passes and one subsidiary pass in A’ level. Where the subjects passed do not include Mathematics or Economics, Accountancy or Commerce or Physics or Chemistry, an applicant must have obtained a credit pass in Mathematics or Physics or Book-Keeping in O ‘level. Minimum admission points: 4.5

Equivalent Entry Qualification

At least an average of ‘B’ or 3.0 GPA Diploma in Accountancy or Diploma in Finance or Diploma in Taxation or Diploma in Banking or Diploma in Economics, Diploma in Insurance, Diploma in Mathematics or Statistics or Diploma in Local Government Accounting and Finance from any recognized accredited institution.

 

2. Bachelor of Accounting and Finance-Business Sector(BAF-BS)

The programme is designed to provide job-based training to future accountants and finance specialists to serve businesses at the local and international context. It is a professionally tailored program to meet the growing demand of well trained and skilled accountants and Finance managers who can greatly contribute in helping organizations effectively manage funds and acquire, prepare, analyze, and maintain financial information that can facilitate decision making and successfully achieve organization objective

Minimum Entry Requirements

Direct Entry Qualification

At least two (2) principal passes and one subsidiary pass in A’ level. Where the subjects passed do not include Mathematics or Economics, Accountancy or Commerce or Physics or Chemistry, an applicant must have obtained a credit pass in Mathematics or Physics or Book-Keeping in O ‘level. Minimum admission points: 4.5

Equivalent Entry Qualification

At least an average of ‘B’ or 3.0 GPA Diploma in Accountancy or Diploma in Finance or Diploma in Taxation or Diploma in Banking or Diploma in Economics, Diploma in Insurance, Diploma in Mathematics or Statistics or Diploma in Local Government Accounting and Finance from any recognized accredited institution.

3. Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing Management (BBA- MKT)

This programme is intended for those who aspire to become marketing specialists. Participants will acquire theoretical knowledge and also the skills that are required in a practical and experiential learning environment. The uniqueness of this programme includes international competitiveness, specialized subjects, local knowledge and more importantly the delivery mode of the sessions. Lectures, seminars, case studies, report presentations and guest speakers will form part of the delivery process. Students will acquire in-depth theoretical knowledge of the marketing discipline and the analytical capabilities required for applying this generic knowledge to the local Tanzanian context or other Newly Emerging Markets.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Direct Entry Qualification

At least two (2) principal passes and one subsidiary pass in the ‘A’ level. Where the subjects passed do not include Advanced Mathematics, Economics or Commerce, an applicant must have obtained a credit pass in Basic Mathematics, or Commerce or Book-Keeping, Physics in his/her O’ level. Minimum admission points: 4

Equivalent Entry Qualification

At least an average of ‘B’ or 3.0 GPA diploma in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship Development, procurement and Supply Chain, Tax Administration, Accountancy or Financing and Banking from any recognised and accredited institution.




4. Bachelor of Business Administration – Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management (BBA-EIM)

This programme is intended for those who aspire to become entrepreneurship specialists. Participants will acquire knowledge and skills in a practical and experiential learning environment. Lectures, seminars, case studies, reports presentations and guest speakers will form part of the delivery process. Students are expected to acquire an in-depth knowledge of entrepreneurship discipline so as to be able to apply it for enterprise establishment and/or development.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Direct Entry Qualification

At least two (2) principal passes and one subsidiary pass in the ‘A’ level. Where the subjects passed do not include Advanced Mathematics, Economics or Commerce, an applicant must have obtained a credit pass in Basic Mathematics, or Commerce or Book-Keeping, Physics in his/her O’ level. Minimum admission points: 4

Equivalent Entry Qualification

At least an average of ‘B’ or 3.0 GPA diploma in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship Development, procurement and Supply Chain, Tax Administration, Accountancy or Financing and Banking from any recognised and accredited institution.




5. Bachelor of Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSCM)

This is a three-year programme studied in semester system, which is intended to prepare professionals in the field of procurement and supply chain management. The programme consists of other business-related courses which are vital to give a student wide range of knowledge in business management and recognize the importance of field practices as it consists of one semester for field practices in various organizations. Students are thus given opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge gained in classrooms to practical situations.

Direct Entry

At least two (2) principal passes and one subsidiary pass in the ‘A’ level. Where the courses passed do not include Mathematics or Economics or Commerce or Physics an applicant must have obtained a credit pass in Basic Mathematics, or Book-Keeping or Physics at ‘O’ level. Minimum admission points: 4.5

Equivalent Entry

At least an average of ‘B’ or 3.0 GPA Diploma in Business Administration or Procurement and Supply Chain, Materials Management, Tax Administration, Accountancy, Customs and Tax Administration, Financing and Banking from any recognised and accredited institution

Non-Degree Programmes

1. Diploma in Business Administration (DBA)

At the end of this programme, graduates will be able to; Select and apply different business management theories for various business-related decisions, prepare different business plans for various purposes e.g. marketing plans, operational plans, loan proposals etc.

Applicant for admission into the Diploma in Business Administration of the Mzumbe University must hold:

(a) At least a second class or B average in Business Management or Administration Certificate; or Certificate in Procurement and Supply Chain; or Certificate in Accountancy. In addition, applicant must have at least four passes in any subjects from Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE). OR

(b) At least one principal level pass and subsidiary in the ACSEE. The principal pass must include any of the following subjects: Mathematics or Commerce or Accountancy or Economics or Entrepreneurship. Where the principal pass does not include Mathematics or Commerce or Accountancy, Economics or Entrepreneurship in the ACSEE, an applicant must have passed with a credit in Basic Mathematics or Commerce or Book-keeping at the Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE).

2. Certificate in Business Management (BMC)

The programme is designed to provide job-based training to future technicians in marketing management to serve business at the local and international context. It is a professionally tailored program to meet the growing demand of well trained and skilled marketing technicians and junior managers who can greatly contribute in undertaking key market functions such as develop company market share, product demand, promotional activities, developing marketing plans etc and gathering, analyzing, interpreting and communicating market research information on customer attitude for a given product or service.

Admission Requirements:

At least four (4) passes in the Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE), including “D” in any of the following subjects: Basic Mathematics, Commerce or Book-keeping.

3. Certificate in Logistics Management (CLM)

The programme is designed to prepare candidates to be technicians in procurement and logistics management and be eligible for registration by professional bodies like the Procurement and Supplies Professional and Technicians Board (PSPTB). The programme is intended for serving junior managers and supervisors in the procurement, operations, purchasing, and stores.

Admission Requirements:

At least four (4) passes in Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) provided that the passes including “D’’ in any of the following subjects: Basic Mathematics, Commerce or Book-keeping.

CONTACTS

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