WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$543 /year
Applications Begin:July 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Science with Education (Chemistry & Mathematics)
Start Date:September 2021
Academic Unit:Solomon Mahlangu College of Science and Education
Campus:Solomon Mahlangu Campus
Application Deadline: September 2021
Programme Overview

The overall aim of the programme is to produce well-qualified teachers in support of the Government initiatives to promote the quality of secondary education though engagement of teaching staff with relevant qualifications in the areas of chemistry and mathematics.

Expected Learning Outcomes
Students who graduate from this program should be able to
1.    Teach chemistry and mathematics subjects.
2.    Effectively manage schools and perform other administrative duties.
3.    Advise and participate in formulation of educational curricula in the areas of chemistry and mathematics.
4.    Advise and participate in formulation of educational curricula in the areas of chemistry and mathematics.
5.    Participate in research, consultancy and extension services in the areas of chemistry and mathematics.

Admission Requirements

Two principal passes (4 points) in Chemistry and Mathematics OR Diploma in Education with a GPA of not less than 3.0 or its equivalent from recognized colleges passed at credit or above and four passes in relevant science subjects at O-level (Out of the four subjects Chemistry and Mathematics must have been passed at credit level).

Application Process
Application Fees for Tanzanian Students: $9
Application Fees for International Students: $30

Applicants should apply directly to SUA using the online admission system (link: or Click “Apply Online (Undergraduate)” button at and you will be directed.

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities for Bachelor of Science in Education include:
– Scientist.
– Scientific Assistant.
– Research analyst.
– Teachers.
– Technical Writer/Editor.
– Lecturers.
– Enumerators.

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Tuition Fees for Tanzanian Students: $543
Tuition Fees for International Students: $3,087

Tuition Fees per year for Tanzanian Students = 1,263,000 TZS
Tuition Fees per year for International Students = 7,174,950 TZS

International Students pay more than the local students. Their fees are displayed in US Dollars (3,100 USD)

Relevant Contact

Dr Ernest Simon Kira
Head, Department of Education
Admissions Office
Responsible for Admission Enquiries