Top 31 universities in Tanzania

  1. University of Dar es Salaam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1970
  2. Sokoine University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1984
  3. Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    3,530
    Founded
    2007
  4. The University of Dodoma logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2007
  5. Mzumbe University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  6. St. Augustine University of Tanzania logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1998
  7. Ardhi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2007
  8. Founded
    1963
  9. The State University of Zanzibar logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    2,942
    Male:Female
    38:62
    Founded
    2002
  10. St John's University of Tanzania logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2007
  11. Tumaini University Makumira logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1997
  12. Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1994
  13. St. Joseph University in Tanzania logo
    Founded
    2011
  14. Sebastian Kolowa Memorial University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2012
  15. Muslim University of Morogoro logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2004
  16. Hubert Kairuki Memorial University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1997
  17. Zanzibar University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1998
  18. Mount Meru University logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2005
  19. University of Iringa logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2013
  20. Mwenge Catholic University logo
    Founded
    2005
  21. Teofilo Kisanji University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2006
  22. Abdulrahman Al-Sumait Memorial University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1998
  23. The University of Arusha logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1974
  24. University of Bagamoyo logo
    Founded
    2010
  25. Eckernforde Tanga University logo
    Founded
    2010

The best cities to study in Tanzania based on the number of universities and their ranks are Dar es Salaam, Morogoro, Dodoma, and Arusha.

Average cost of living for students in Tanzania is $358 + $59-419 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).