This program is designed to meet today’s engineering professionals giving them the necessary skills and competencies as managers in an industrial situation, or prepare the individual to further their qualifications. The program builds on the qualifications of a first degree, generally in non-business area to develop creative thinking and the development of leadership and management skills.

Course structure

  • Project Appraisal
  • Organization and Strategic Management
  • Applications of Microcomputers in management
  • Project
  • Foundations of operation research
  • Statistics and Research Methods
  • Consulting Management
  • Inventory and Logistics Management
  • Production Management
  • Principles of Environmental Management
  • Engineering Finance and Economics
  • Fundamentals of Technology Management

Who May Apply?

Bachelor degree or Advanced diploma in Engineering or related fields from a recognized Institution OR a Pass degree in Engineering/Applied Sciences from a recognized institution

Delivery Mode

This is a blended program with combining online and few face to face sessions that will be conducted at the University Main campus, and ODeL Centres in Mbeya, Mwanza, and Arusha. Furthermore, students access learning materials and have online discussions with their lecturers through Moodle system.


The program has coursework and final written examination. The coursework may include individual and/or group assignments such as project proposals, reports, written assignments, discussion activities, case studies, and tests, which are conducted online via Moodle system. The final examination is conducted at our learning centers in Mwanza, Mbeya, and Dar es Salaam. The coursework carries 50 marks and the final examination carries 50 marks.

How to Apply?

Applicants are required to complete all stages as shown on the guideline for Online Application through the link: or browse through Read the online application Guidelines.

Fee Structure

For PGDEM the fee is TZS 3,400,000 for local students and US $3,216 for foreign students.