emblem

ARDHI UNIVERSITY

Programmes Offered

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

  1. Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch) 
  2. Bachelor of Science in Interior Design (BSc. ID)
  3. Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture (BSc. LA) 
  4. Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics (BSc. QSCE)
  5. Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSc. CE) 

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture (PGD Arch.) 
  2. Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Economics and Management (PGD-CEM) 
  3. Master of Architecture (M. Arch.) 
  4. Master of Science in Construction Economics and Management (MSc. CEM) 
  5. Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (PhD Arch) 
  6. Doctor of Philosophy in Construction Economics and Management (PhD CEM)
  7. Doctor of Philosophy in Construction Management (PhD CM) 
  8. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (PhD CE)

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Architecture (B. Arch)  

i) Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications
Two principal passes in the following subjects: Advanced Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Economics, Geography or Fine Art at grade ‘D’ or above. In addition, an applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at ALevel and a minimum of “D” grade in Physics at O-Level.

ii) Equivalent Qualifications
Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0. 

Duration: Five years (10 semesters)

Bachelor of Science in Interior Design (BSc. ID)  

i) Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications
Two principal passes in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics, Geography or Fine Art. In addition, an applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level.
ii) Equivalent Qualifications
Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0. 

Duration: Four years (8 semesters)

Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture (BSc. LA)  

i) Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications
Two principal passes in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Advanced Mathematics, Geography or Fine Art. In addition, an applicant must
have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level.

ii) Equivalent Qualifications
Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transportation Engineering with an
average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0. 

Duration: Four years (8 semesters)

Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics (B.Sc. QS & CE)  

i) Direct Entry Qualifications
Two principal passes in the following subjects: Advanced Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Economics or Accountancy. In addition, an applicant must have at least a subsidiary pass in Advanced Mathematics at A-Level and at least a “D” grade in Physics at O-Level.

ii) Equivalent Qualifications
Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Architecture, in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, Civil and Transport Engineering with an average
of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0. 

Duration: Four years (8 semesters)

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (BSc. CE)  

i) Direct Entry (Form VI) Qualifications
Two principal passes in Advanced Mathematics and Physics. Those without at least a subsidiary in Chemistry must have a Credit pass in Chemistry at O-Level.

ii) Equivalent Qualifications
Diploma or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Civil Engineering; Civil and Transportation Engineering or Architecture with an average of “B” or a
minimum GPA of 3.0.

Duration: Four years (8 semesters)

POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture (PGD-Arch)

Entry Qualifications Holders of 3 years Diploma in Building Design or Advanced Diploma in Architecture of the former Ardhi Institute; or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution of higher learning.

Duration: One and a half years (3 semesters)

Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Economics and Management (PGD CEM)  

Entry Qualifications An Advanced Diploma in Building Economics, Architecture, Land Management and Valuation, Urban and Rural Planning of the former Ardhi Institute Dar es Salaam or any other relevant advanced Diploma from a recognized institution of Higher Learning. OR A first degree in the field of Building Economics, Building Survey, Construction Management, Architecture of Ardhi University or other relevant first degree from a recognized institution of Higher Learning.  

Duration: One and a half years (3 semesters)

Master of Architecture (M. Arch) (Coursework & Dissertation)

Entry Qualifications Holders of Bachelor of Architecture of at least a Second Class Lower division from Ardhi University or from any other recognized Institution of Higher Learning. OR Graduate Diploma in Architecture of at least a Second Class Lower division of the former Ardhi Institute or Postgraduate Diploma in Architecture from Ardhi University or from any other recognized Institution of Higher Learning.

Duration: One and a half years (3 semesters)

Master of Science in Construction Economics and Management (MSc CEM) (Coursework & Dissertation) 

Entry Qualifications A first degree of second class grade or above in Building Economics, Construction Management, Building Survey or related fields of Ardhi University or any other relevant first degree from a recognized institution of Higher Learning. OR A relevant Postgraduate Diploma in Construction Economics and Management or related fields of Ardhi University or any other recognized institution of Higher Learning.  

Duration: One and a half years (3 semesters)

Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (PhD Arch)  

Entry Qualifications A Master‘s Degree in Architecture from Ardhi University or any other relevant Masters Degree from Ardhi University or from a recognized University.  

Duration: Four Years

Doctor of Philosophy in Construction Economics and Management (PhD CEM) – By Thesis

Doctor of Philosophy in Construction Management (PhD CM) - By Thesis

Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering (PhD CE) - By Thesis

Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Design - By Coursework & Dissertation

Entry Qualifications relevant Master’s Degree of the Ardhi University or holder of equivalent standing Master’s Degree from a recognised University

Duration: Four years 

Tanzania Census 2022