UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
COLLEGE OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES (CONAS)

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBB)

The Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (DMBB) is an academic unit in the College of Natural and Applied Sciences (CoNAS) engaged in teaching, research and consultancy in the fields of Applied microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. It was established in 2005 in order to expand teaching and research to conform to the strategy of promoting marketable academic programs that are science and technology-based.The vision of DMBB is to become a reputable academic unit at UDSM that excels in creating and imparting high quality knowledge in the fields of microbiology, molecular biology and biotechnology responsive to national, regional and international needs. The motto of DMBB is: “Molecular biology and biotechnology tools for development in the 21st century’’. 

Mission of department

The core mission of department is to provide high quality teaching, research and public services in the fields of microbiology, molecular biology, biotechnology and related biological sciences.