This is a list of all universities in Tanzania. The country has 51 universities. Universities and University Colleges are regulated by the Tanzania Commission for Universities.

According to the results released in July 2021 by webometrics, University of Dar es Salaam is ranked number 1 in Tanzania, 42 in Africa and 1,911. UDSM Among 50 Leading Universities In Africa SUA ranked 4,919 in Impact, 1,210 in Openness and 2,485 in Excellence parameters. All Top 51 Universities in Tanzania 2022/2023

List of all universities in Tanzania



  1. University of Dar Es Salaam
  2. Sokoine University of Agriculture
  3. Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
  4. University of Dodoma
  5. Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (Weill Bugando University College)
  6. Open University of Tanzania
  7. Ardhi University
  8. Mzumbe University
  9. Tumaini University Makumira
  10. State University of Zanzibar
  11. Mkwawa University College of Education
  12. Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science & Technology
  13. Hubert Kairuki Memorial University
  14. Dar Es Salaam Institute of Technology
  15. St Joseph University in Tanzania
  16. College of Business Education
  17. Institute of Finance Management
  18. Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College
  19. Moshi Co-operative University
  20. Saint Augustine University of Tanzania
  21. Muslim University of Morogoro
  22. Mwenge Catholic University
  23. Saint John's University of Tanzania
  24. Institute of Accountancy Arusha
  25. Institute of Rural Development Planning
  26. Mount Meru University
  27. Tumaini University Dar es Salaam College
  28. Mbeya University of Science & Technology
  29. University of Arusha
  30. Arusha Technical College
  31. University of Iringa
  32. Zanzibar University
  33. Ruaha Catholic University
  34. College of African Wildlife Management Mweka
  35. Jordan University College
  36. Vignan Institute of Science and Technology VIST
  37. Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy
  38. Kampala International University in Tanzania KIUT
  39. St Francis University College of Health and Allied Sciences
  40. Institute of Social Work Dar es salaam
  41. Teofilo Kisanji University
  42. United African University of Tanzania
  43. Stella Maris Mtwara University College
  44. University of Bagamoyo UoB Dar es Salaam
  45. Sumait University
  46. Archbishop Mihayo University College of Tabora
  47. Stefano Moshi Memorial University College
  48. Mwalimu Julius K. Nyerere University of Agriculture and Technology MJNUAT
  49. Tanzanian Training Centre for International Health
  50. Josiah Kibira University College
  51. Tanzania Business School

List of all universities in Tanzania
List of all universities in Tanzania