WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$474 /year
Applications Begin:July 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics
Start Date:October 2021
Academic Unit:Faculty of Cooperative and Community Development
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics (BA-BEC) is a three-year degree programme developed to equip students with applied knowledge of economics, which is well blended with core knowledge of business management, for handling contemporary business decisions and processes as well as inspiring innovativeness and creativity.

Graduates will be able to initiate, establish and manage sustainable business enterprises and empower entrepreneurs to take up any challenges arising from their business. It aims at equipping students with appropriate knowledge, attitude, skills and values to enable them contribute to faster social and economic development at the individual, community, national, and global level.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Entry Qualifications:
For direct admission, applicants should have at least two principal Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education passes in economics, mathematics, commerce, accounts, physics, chemistry and geography the sum of which must be 4.5 points and above.

Applicants for equivalent qualifications should be a holders of relevant diploma or other equivalent qualifications recognized institutions or professional boards.

Application Process
Application Fees for Tanzanian Students: $13
Application Fees for International Students: $30

How To Apply
All Applications are processed through an online admission system, which can be accessed at
– An application form which costs 30,000TZS or 30USD has to be obtained from the school.

Documents needed for admission
*Prepare a recent passport size photo, taken within last 2 months (soft copy)
*Prepare a scanned birth certificate for uploading to the system
*Candidate is required to have a working personal email address
*Candidate is required to scan his or her certificate

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities for Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics include:
– Business Analyst
– Bank Manager
– Market Research Specialist
– Investment Analyst
– Director of Finance
– Stock Broker
– Insurance Underwriter
– Risk Manager

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Tuition Fees for Tanzanian Students: $474
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

Tuition Fees per year for Tanzanian Students = 1,100,000 TZS
Tuition Fees per year for International Students =

The Tuition fee is paid for a particular academic year, and is subject to modification, whenever the need arises.

Relevant Contact

Prof. Kitala Christian Tobias Malamsha
Dean, Faculty of Co-operative and Community Development
Undergraduate Admissions Office
Responsible for Admission Enquiries