Post-RN BScN Programme, Tanzania 

This is a two and a half-year programme designed to provide senior registered nurses with an opport​​unity to upgrade their diploma qualification to degree level. 

Admissions are currently ​open for 2018 admission cycle​. Candidates are encouraged to apply online​. For assistance in completing the online application form, applicants are​ advised to go through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or Understand the Online Process available at login. Only in situations where the online application is n​ot accessible, candidates may request for a paper based application form by emailing the Admission Office at regoff.tz.sonam@aku.edu​​​​​​​The last date for acceptance of application is ​March 30, 2018​​.​​​​​

Eligibility Criteria

  • Form IV level of education with a minimum aggregate score of Division IV in the Certificate of Secondary Education Examination

  • At least five (5) passes that include English, chemistry, physics and biology

  •  Diploma in Nursing with a minimum overall grade of “B+” or a CGPA of 3.5 (on a 5-point scale) or second-class standing awarded by an Institution accredited by the National Council of Technical Education (NACTE) or its equivalent

  • A certificate with Award Verification Number (AVN) as provided by National Council of Technical Education (NACTE)

  • Current license and registration with either Tanzania or Zanzibar Nursing Council

  • A minimum of two years of experience in a clinical care setting as a Registered Nurse

  • Must be a Registered Nurse with a midwifery/psychiatry qualification

F​or more information about the Programme and the application procedure please go through the​ Programme Information document and How to Apply​ or write to us at the below address:​

Registrar's Office
Aga Khan University
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Plot 344, Salama House
Urambo Road, Off United Nations Road
P. O. Box 38129, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 222 122 740
Fax: +255 222 122 764
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