Faculty of Medicine - Undergraduate Programme

Faculty of Medicine

Undergraduate Programme

The Chancellor, Dr. Salim Ahmed Salim conferring a Medical Doctor Degree

HKMU Graduands

Graduands in an Academic Procession
DOCTOR OF MEDICINE (MD)

Entry requirements: There are 2 alternatives:

a) Applicants must have completed form VI or its equivalent, with at least at least two principal passes in Biology and Chemistry (with not less than a total of 4.5 points), one at level C or higher, and at least an E pass in Physics. Or,

b) Applicants who are holders of Diploma in Clinical Medicine (Clinical Officers) or Dentistry (Dental Assistants) at second class OR credit OR B average passes, and a minimum of two years working experience: PLUS principal level passes at A – level in Biology, Chemistry and Physics, with not less than 2 points.

Duration of the programme: 5 years.

Direct Entry Applicants:

Applicants applying through the direct entry scheme after having completed A level and those possessing equivalent qualifications are required to apply through the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) Central Admission System. For further information about the Central Admission System (CAS), please visit TCU website http://www.tcu.go.tz or HKMU Website http://www.hkmu.ac.tz

Equivalent Applicants:

• Applicants who are degree holders, will apply directly to HKMU and not through the TCU-Central Admission System.

Interested applicants should apply for Application Forms, with a non-refundable fee of TZS 30,000/=(Tanzanians) or USD 30.00 (for international students) by Telegraphic Transfer, Postal Money Order, Cheque or Cash payable to the Bursar and sent to:

Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs,
Hubert Kairuki Memorial University,
322 Kairuki Road, P. O. Box 65300, Dar Es Salaam.
Tel. 255-22-2700021/4, Fax: 255-22-2775591,
E-mails: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Application Forms can be downloaded from the HKMU website: http://www.hkmu.ac.tz

New students will be admitted in October each year.


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