Master of Business Administration in Leadership and Governance (MBA-LG)


This program is geared towards producing competent graduates imparted with knowledge, skills and experiences for application in policy marking and decision making in managerial level in the ring of Leadership and Governance. The program intends to develop a new crop of leaders that provide solutions to 21st century challenges. The programme will be empowered to solve complex governance problems as well as leadership challenges and explore emerging global issues that affect governance and leadership in civil society, private and public sectors.

The programme targets leaders in middle and senior level positions or ordinary employees who are looking up to greater responsibilities of being at the helm of private and public organizations. Learners will acquire required skills that will enable them to support the three sectors to further the successes achieved in political governance and economic progress. The thrust is to empower learners with practical and research-based knowledge. This programme targets managers in middle and senior level position or ordinary employees at both private and public entities.

The programme is flexible and convenient as it considers for employees working in the private and public sector due to the Blended Learning Model (BLM). With BLM approach, the students who are not able to attend physical classes can choose to learn and accomplish all assignments through online essentials like Moodle and Zoom. The students who opt for BLM; it requires them to appear physically at the campus during class tests, final exams, research proposal and dissertation presentations. This programme contains the following modules and dissertation writing.

What you'll study
  • Project Management - LGG09203
  • Conflict Management - LGG09206

Semester 1

  • Managing Innovation and Entrepreneurship - LGG09101
  • Communication Skills for Leaders - LGG09102
  • Human Resource and Organizational Behaviour - LGG09103
  • Finance for Leaders - LGG09104
  • Strategic Management - LGG09105

Semester 2

  • Business Research Methods - LGG09201
  • Leadership theories and Good Governance - LGG09202
  • Negotiation and Decision making - LGG09203
  • Corporate Law - LGG09204
  • MBA - Dissertation - LGG09301

Entry Requirements

At least a Second Class Degree of the Institute of Accountancy Arusha or an equivalent degree from a recognized higher learning Institution.

Candidates with unclassified degree (e.g. M.D.) Shall have at least a B grade average in the subject of the intended Master’s Programme.

A Candidate who holds a Pass Degree may also be considered for admission if:

               i) His/her undergraduate performance in the proposed area of study was at least B grade.

              ii) He/she scored B grade in the project work/research as one of the conditions for accomplishment of Bachelor Degree.

An applicant with a Postgraduate diploma in the respective field of study.

Candidate with Second Class Advanced Diploma of Accountancy Arusha or from any other recognized higher learning Institution.

4,395,000 TZS

  • EAC Fee 2250.00 USD
    SADC Fee 2300 USD
    Other Fee 2320.00 USD
  • Language English
  • Study Type Postgraduate
  • Level Master Degree
  • Modes Blended Learning, Full Time
  • Intakes March, October