Application For Postgraduate Programmes KCMUCO 2022

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(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 academic year 2022/2023;

1. Master of Medicine (MMed) in the following programmes

(i)MMed in General Surgery(vii)MMed in Internal Medicine
(ii)MMed in Orthopaedic and Traumatology(viii)MMed in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
(iii)MMed in Dermatovenerology(ix)MMed in Paediatrics & Child Health
(iv)MMed in Urology(x)MMed in Otorynolaryngology (ENT)
(v)MMed in Ophthalmology (xi)MMed in Diagnostic Radiology and Medical Imaging
(vi)MMed in Anaesthesia

Admission Requirements

An MD or equivalent (MBBS, MBChB) Degree from a recognized University of GPA of 2.7 or  

B grade average.

2. Master of Science (MSc) In Urology

Admission Requirements

An MMed Degree in General Surgery or Equivalent with a GPA of 3.0 or B grade average.

3. Master of Science (MSc) in Epidemiology and Applied Biostatistics

Minimum Entry Requirements

An undergraduate degree in Medicine, Dentistry, Health Laboratory Sciences, Pharmacy, Environmental Health Sciences and Nursing with a GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

4. 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 minimumGPAof 2.7 or a B grade average inBiology, Zoology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Environmental Health, Biomedical Sciences and Health Laboratory Sciences.

5. 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.

6. 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 Law.
  • Graduates must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 or a B grade average.

7. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Admission Requirements

Holder of a relevant Master Degree (after has attained the first degree), either MMed, MSc, MPH or a relevant Master Degree of equivalent with a GPA of 3.0 or B grade average.


Applicants for Masters programmes shall submit applications online through; osim.kcmuco.ac.tz/apply and attach the following in one PDF document which includes 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 Tanganyikafor MMed applicants.

NOTE: (i) Application without degree transcripts attachments will not be considered.

(ii)Applicants with foreign degree certificates must attach a certificate of Verification of Foreign Awards obtainable from the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU)

PhD. applicants should download the application from our website; www.kcmuco.ac.tz 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, Email: [email protected]

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

DEADLINE: The deadline for submission of applications will be on 30th April 2022 and for more details visit our website.

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