Dar es Salaam Maritime Institute, Dar es Salaam, REG/EOS/002, Government institution with full registration, Dar es Salaam, Full.It has the vision to become a leading centre of excellence in maritime education and training for sustainable transport and logistics in the Sub-Saharan Africa and beyond.Also has the mission to develops marine expertise and produces competently trained and qualified maritime personnel for the Eastern Africa region and the world at large
Department of Maritime Transportation
The courses offered by the department are as follows:
Master Mariner / Chief Mate unlimited
Officer in Charge of a Navigational Watch (Class 3/4)
Advanced Diploma in Maritime Transportation,
Diploma in Maritime Transportation (NTA Level 6)
Technician Certificate in Maritime Transportation (NTA Level 5)
Basic Certificate in Marine Operations (NTA Level 4)
Bachelor Degree in Maritime Transport (NTA Level 7/8)
Department of Marine Engineering
The department offers the following courses namely:
Chief Engineer/Second Engineer unlimited
Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch
Advanced Diploma in Marine Engineering Technology,
Technician Certificate in Marine Engineering Technology (NTA Level 5)
Diploma in Marine Engineering Technology (NTA Level 6)
Bachelor Degree in Marine Engineering Technology (NTA Level 7/8)
Department of Science and Management
The department offers the following courses in collaboration with:
Dalian Maritime University (DMU)– China
Bachelor degree in Port and Logistics Management
Association of Business Managers and Administrators (ABMA – UK):
Certificate in Clearing Forwarding and Shipping Management
Diploma in Clearing Forwarding and Shipping Management
Advanced Diploma in Clearing Forwarding and Shipping Management
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT – UK):
International Certificate in Logistics and Transport
International Diploma in Logistics and Transport
International Advanced Diploma in Logistics and Transport
Admission And Applications
The application for admission will be done by filling in application form and attaching with the form details of the candidate’s academic qualifications. The application will be evaluated by the Admissions Committee, which will give recommendations to the Principal who will in turn advise the applicant accordingly. The Principal will invite a suitable candidate to register for the course at the institute on a stated date.
Successful applicants will have to present the originals of all educational and other appropriate documents for verification purposes at the enrolment exercise.
The acceptance of an application does not constitute any commitment by the Institute to admit any candidate to a course in the Dar es Salaam Maritime Institute.
Successful candidates must accept an offer of admission within the period specified in the letter of offer, otherwise the offer will be deemed to have lapsed and the vacancy will be offered to other applicants. The Institute may withdraw an offer of admission to any applicant or de-register a student who has made a false Statement or withheld any information in his applications for admission or during his enrolment. The Institute also reserves the right to withdraw any course. Fees paid will not be refunded.
Applicants can only be considered for admission if:
They satisfy the minimum academic requirements for the course as set down by NACTE for academic courses or as set down by the Merchant Shipping Act training, Certification and Manning Regulations;
They are certified physically and mentally fit to pursue the course applied for;
They are prepared to appear for interviews and to undergo any annual dexterity or aptitude tests if asked to do so;
Are of good character.
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