The University of Dar Es Salaam offers scholarships for Tanzanian students  for pursuing full-time PhD in Energy Engineering Thesis or MSc Renewable Energy by Coursework and dissertation at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. 

Brief Description: 

  • ENPE-UDSM OIL AND GASTECHNOLOGY PROJECT: The project focuses on capacity building on scientific research on oil and gas technology at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, CoET, UDSM. In addition to fulfilment of the academic requirement for relevant degree award, candidates sponsored by this project are expected to contribute to the said overall project goals within four years period (January 2016 – December 2019).
  • ENPE-UDSM RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT: The project focuses on capacity building on scientific research on renewable energy conversion at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, CoET, UDSM. In addition to fulfilment of the academic requirement for relevant degree award, candidates sponsored by this project are expected to contribute to the said overall project goals within four years period (January 2015 – December 2018).

Eligibility:

  •  Eligibility of Sponsorship for PhD Candidates (Two positions) a) Must be a Tanzanian. b) Must have valid admission to Fulltime, PhD in Energy Engineering Thesis at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, CoET, UDSM. Online application for admission should be done at http://postgraduate.udsm.ac.tz/ c) Must be holders of MSc in Energy / Mechanical / Chemical Engineering, or other engineering disciplines or applied sciences. d) Priority shall be given to the employee of the University of Dar es Salaam or other public academic/research institution. e) Candidates with high performance in relevant BSc and MSc programmes will have added advantage. f) Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
  • Eligibility of Sponsorship for MSc Candidates (Two positions) a) Must be a Tanzanian. b) Must have valid admission to Fulltime, MSc Renewable Energy by Coursework and dissertation at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, CoET, UDSM. Online application for admission should be done at http://postgraduate.udsm.ac.tz/ c) Must be holders of BSc in Mechanical/Industrial/Electro-Mechanical/ Electrical/Chemical&Process Engineering or other engineering disciplines and applied sciences. d) Priority shall be given to the employee of the University of Dar es Salaam or other public academic/research institution. e) Candidates with high performance in relevant BSc programmes will have added advantage. f) Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Study Program: Scholarships are available for pursuing Ph.D. and MSc programme.

Study Major:  Scholarships are awarded to undertake Ph.D. projects:
ENPE-UDSM OIL AND GASTECHNOLOGY PROJECT
ENPE-UDSM RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT

Host Organization: The University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

National/International Students: Tanzanian Citizens are eligible to apply for these grants.

Governing Body: The University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Procedure: Applicants should send the following documents to dpe-at-udsm.ac.tz and copy to kihedu-at-udsm.ac.tz

  • A copy of admission letter to the relevant degree at the University of Dar es Salaam.
  • CV indicating academic achievements, research activities and publication (if any).
  • A copy of BSc academic transcript for MSc candidates.
  • A copy of BSc and MSc academic transcripts for PhD candidates.

Application Form

Submission Deadline: The closing date for applications is 31August 2016.

For more details visit the official site.