UNIVERSITY OF DAR ES SALAAM
INSTITUTE OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES (IDS)

Bachelor of Arts in Development Studies

The aim of the Degree Programme is to provide opportunity for multi-disciplinary study of development to produce competent graduates with holistic knowledge and skills. Graduates of the programme will readily find market in the development industry in the areas of development planning, development policy analysis, management of development projects and programmes, monitoring and evaluation, and community development. Potential employers include central and local governments, government agencies, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector. This degree programme also prepares graduates for self-employment and postgraduate studies.