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Information for students from Tanzania

Queen Mary University of London has a long history of welcoming students from around the world. Over the years, many thousands of international students have graduated from the university and gone on to pursue successful careers. Today, we are home to students from more than 162 different countries and over 45% of our student body come from outside of the UK. This diversity contributes to a lively and welcoming community which should make you feel comfortable and at home.

We are one of the largest colleges of the University of London and one of the few with fully integrated teaching, research and residential facilities. Our setting provides our students with the benefits of both a large campus environment, and the countless academic and social opportunities provided by London.

There are currently 5 students from Tanzania studying at Queen Mary who are enrolled on a range of degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.


Entry requirements



  • Applicants holding the East African Advanced Certificate of Education (EAACE), Cambridge Overseas Higher School Certificate (COHSC), or Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE) are eligible for admission to undergraduate degree programmes.
  • Applicants holding qualifications not recognised for direct entry to a degree course must attend a foundation course before pursuing an undergraduate course at Queen Mary.

Please refer to the prospectus and department web sites for individual subject A-Level and IB requirements.  Students eligible for undergraduate programmes having studied any of the Tanzanian qualifications listed above should use the A Level entry criteria as a guide to what is required for entry to a course.

For information on applying to study for an undergraduate course at Queen Mary, please refer to Undergraduate study.


Please see the Entry Level Guidelines for English Language for full details.

Students with A-levels or IB will not require IELTS or TOEFL.


Information on the comparability of international qualifications can be found on the Entry Requirements section under the listings for each programme in the course finder. Please note this information is only intended as a guide as the final decision on equivalency of overseas qualifications will be made by the Admissions Office at Queen Mary.

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Scholarships and Funding

Queen Mary offers various scholarships to encourage excellent students to study with us. Please see our International Scholarships page for more information.

In country representatives

Queen Mary has appointed representatives in Tanzania who can offer advice and assistance with your application to the University.


Suite 229, 2nd Floor, Harbour View Towers (Formerly J M Mall)
Samora Avenue
Dar Es Salaam

Contact: +255 22 212 9036
Email : info@uniserveducation.comWebsite:


Oil Com Petrol Station Building,
Nyerere/Chang'ombe Road
P. O. Box 40163
Dar es Salaam

Contact: +255 677 500 800

Visits to your country

Country manager

Anita Walton
Regional Manager

Tel: +44(0) 20 7882 6525

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