1 Faculty of Education
The Faculty of Education of the University of Bagamoyo will offer bachelors degree in Education.
The applicants for the degree programmes at UB College Education and Allied Social Sciences must fulfill the requirements for admission which include admission by the UB College Education and Allied Social Sciences Academic Board and approval by the UB Senate.
Eligibility for Admission
All members of the public from within and outside Tanzania are eligible for admission for the degree in education provided that they satisfy the entry requirements and their applications approved by the appropriate admission bodies.
Direct Entry (Form Six)
Any person who has the following qualifications may apply for admission to the degree in Education: -
B. At least two Principal level passes and a subsidiary in General Paper in approved subjects in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (ACSEE); provided that he/she gets a total of 5 points where A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1, S=0.5); and
C. ‘O’ level credit pass of at least “C” grade in English.
Entry requirements of foreign applicants will be equivalent to the entry requirements of Tanzanians. UB aptitude tests will be used to peg foreign applicants’ qualifications to Tanzania standards.
b) A distinction in Certificate in Law from UB or a recognised University whose Certificate in Law programme is accepted by UB and ‘O’ level credit pass of at least C grade in English.
Special Matriculation Requirements
Candidates who have fulfilled all the conditions for direct entrants but whose two principal level and the subsidiary is less than 5.0 points on the ACSEE and all candidates with other qualifications shall sit and pass Special UB Matriculation Examination before admission.
Mature Age Entry
To qualify for mature age entry candidates must:
b) have completed form IV (or equivalent) at least five years prior to the year in which application is sought; and
c) be able to show that they have attended extra-mural classes or residential courses, in which case recommendation from the principal of the college attended will be necessary; and
d) pass UB College Education and Allied Social Sciences Mature Age Entry Examination.
Other admission requirements
ii. The applicant must submit two reference letters regarding his/her character
iii. Preference will be given to candidates with highest academic qualification in the admission process.
iv. Female applicants may be admitted at points lower than male applicants to ensure gender mainstreaming if need arises