The Faculty of Medicine became operational on October 1st, 1997 as one of the first Faculties of the College offering three unique programmes of which aim at producing bio-medical personnel equipped with necessary skills and competencies in health laboratory sciences
The mission of the Faculty is to provide in Tanzania a place of learning, education and research in Health Sciences and through these provide service of a quality required and expected of a University Institution of the highest standard.
Objectives of the Faculty of Medicine.
- To produce medical graduates with knowledge and skills in the field of Medicine at undergraduate, postgraduate and super specialty levels.
- To provide consultancy services to government, Non-Governmental Organizations, other institutions and individuals.
- To provide continuing medical education to health workers
- To carry out research in order to advance medical knowledge and science for the benefit of human welfare.