University of Birmingham and Tanzania

The University of Birmingham welcomes applications from students from Tanzania. A growing number of Tanzanian students are studying undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at Birmingham in a range of disciplines.

The student experience

Find out about student life and how to get involved in the student community to make the most of your time here.


Find out more about scholarships and financial support.

Entry requirements

The following information is for guidance only and should be used together with the University's general entrance requirements and any specific degree programme requirements. 


The University will consider students who have taken A Level examinations and the International Baccalaureate (IB) for entrance to undergraduate programmes.

Students who hold the East African Advanced Certificate of Education (EAACE), Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE), Cambridge Higher School Certificate (COHSC) and National Form VI Examination will be considered for admission to undergraduate programmes.


Students who have completed a Bachelor degree from a recognised institution will be considered for postgraduate study at Diploma or Masters level. We would require an upper second class degree for most masters programmes.

Students who have completed a Masters degree from a recognised institution will be considered for PhD study.

English Language

You may be required to provide evidence of your English ability. Please view the entry requirements for specific programme requirements.

How to apply

How to apply video

Interested in applying? Find out more about how to apply for undergraduate and postgraduate study at the University of Birmingham by watching our video above!


Accommodation at the University of Birmingham

Find out more about student accommodation. The University has a wide variety of accommodation to suit every need making Birmingham feel like a home away from home.

Alumni in Tanzania


The University has many strong alumni groups all over the world. Find out more about Birmingham alumni activities in Tanzania by clicking on the picture above.

Contact us

The University of Birmingham contact for Tanzania is Andy Hammond. To contact Andy with your questions, please email 

Birmingham representatives in Tanzania 

Birmingham representatives in Tanzania are Uniserv, who can provide free help with course applications and visa advice.


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