Prior to year 2003, the then Directorate of Postgraduate studies, Research and Publications was responsible for postgraduate studies, as well as research and publication matters. With expanding roles and strive for high quality postgraduate education, research and publication, it became necessary to establish two separate directorates. Thus, in July 2003, two new directorates were established, namely: the Directorate of Postgraduate Studies (DPGS) and the Directorate of Research and Publications. The former is responsible for higher education beyond the first degree, while the latter takes care of all research and publication matters at the University.
To be the Directorate excelling in training and supplying of quality and highly competent specialists and super-specialists with a conducive learning and working environment
To provide specialists and super-specialists for quality training, research and services in health and related fields for the attainment of equitable socio-economic development of the Tanzanian community and beyond.
DIRECTORATE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
P.O. Box 65001,
Dar es Salaam,
Tel: Direct: + 255-22-2151378,