(A Constituent College of Tumaini University Makumira)


The Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs – Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College would like to invite eligible applicants to apply for postgraduate programmes in the 2024/2025 admission cycle;

1.  Master of Science (MSc) in Epidemiology and Applied Biostatistics Admission Requirements
  • Holders of first degree in Health Sciences (Medicine, Health Laboratory Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Nutrition, Veterinary, etc) with an overall GPA not less than 2.7 or a B grade average.
  • Holders of first degree in Statistics, Applied Statistics, Mathematics, Biometrics, Demography, or its equivalent with an overall GPA not less than 2.7 or a B grade average.
2.  Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Research Admission Requirements
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degrees or their equivalents (MBBS, MB ChB, BDS) with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc), with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average in Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Environmental Health, Biomedical Sciences, and Health Laboratory Sciences.
3.  Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Microbiology, Immunology with Molecular Biology Admission Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences such as Medicine, Veterinary medicine, Microbiology, Biology, Zoology, Biochemistry, Molecular biology, and Biotechnology, with a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

4.  Master of Science (MSc) in Monitoring and Evaluation of Health Programmes Admission requirements

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of at least 2.7 or a GPA of 4.0 at postgraduate diploma from a recognized Higher Learning Institution.

5.  Master of Public Health (MPH)

Admission requirements

  • Medical Doctors, Dentists, Pharmacists, Environmental Health Scientists or graduate Nurses from this University College or any other recognized University, OR;
  • Candidates from any other recognized University in health- or health-related fields such as Sociology, Anthropology, Biostatistics, Demography, Food sciences, Veterinary sciences, Epidemiology, Health information science and
  • Graduates must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.
6.  Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Admission Requirements

Holder of a relevant Master’s Degree (after attaining the first degree), either MMed, MSc, MPH or

a relevant Master’s Degree of equivalent with a GPA of 3.0 or B grade average.


Applicants for Masters programmes shall submit application online through; and attach the following in one PDF document which includes a CV, letter of sponsorship, 3 letters from referees, certificates, and academic transcripts from Ordinary Level to degree and internship certificate and registration certificate from Medical Council of Tanganyika for MMed applicants.

  • Application without degree transcripts attachments will not be
  • Applicants with foreign degree certificates must attach a certificate of Verification of Foreign Awards obtainable from the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)
  • The application fee is 50,000/= or 50 USD for international applicants and Tshs. 100,000/= or 100USD for PhD applicants
  • International applicants are required to pay the application fee through the Bank account below and submit the bank slip and money transfer statement by email to
Forex Account (Dollar account):-

Kilimanjaro Christian University Medical College Account no: 017105000676

NBC Moshi Branch


P. O. Box 3030, MOSHI, Tanzania.

PhD applicants should download the application from our website; and submit their application packages either physically or via postal mail to;

Admission Officer,

Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College,

P. Box 2240, Moshi

Tel: +255 (027) 2753616,

The application package for PhD should include:- (i) a Concept note or Preliminary PhD proposal (ii) a Duly filled Application Form (Download from the website) (iii) Certificates and Academic Transcripts from Ordinary Level to Master’s degree (iv) an Updated CV with names of 3 referees (v) Birth certificate (vi) Application fee payment receipt (see banking details in the application form)

DEADLINE: The deadline for submission of applications will be on 5th July 2024 and for more information visit our website.