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

The program intends to produce well- qualified teachers in support of government initiatives in improving the quality of secondary school education in the areas of geography and Biology.

Students who graduate from this program will be able to;
– Teach Geography and Biology in secondary schools and other education institutions.
– Apply scientific and analytical methods in education development.
– Influence public policy regarding excellence in Geography as a spatial science and biology as a life science subject.
– Advise and participate in formulation of education of educational curricula in the areas of geography and Biology.
– Participate in research, consultancy and extension services in areas of Geography Biology and Education

Admission Requirements

Two principal passes (4 points) in Biology and Geography 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 Geography and Biology 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

Job Prospects available 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