Directorate of Undergraduate Studies(DUS)

Dr. Alban D. Mchopa

Overview of the DUS

Core Functions of DUS


Directorate of Undergraduate studies is an existing entity in Moshi Co-operative University since 2014. It is designed to coordinate all matters related to processing undergraduate student’s admission and registration, managing the conduct of examinations, and issuing of certificates, as well as facilitating and coordinating undergraduate students’ field attachments and research.

The DUS Office is tasked to perform the following core duties and responsibilities:
• Co-ordination, development, review and implementation of undergraduate degree, diploma and certificate curricula
• Preparation and review of Academic Catalogue
• Ensuring delivery of quality undergraduate programmes
• Promotion of interdisciplinary collaboration at undergraduate level
• Facilitating coherence and optimal resource use with regards to training
• Development of methods of evaluating the effectiveness of teaching and learning
• Formulation and review of course scheduling and time-tabling
• Co-ordination of rules and regulations formulated by the Departments, Faculties, Schools or Institutes governing the undergraduate degree and diploma programmes; and certificate curricula