University of Dar es salam
Chemistry Department

Welcome Note

 I would like to welcome you to the Department of Chemistry , at the University of Dar es Salaam.Our department has a rich history dating back to the late 1960s. Over the decades, the department has expanded and continues to reflect and engage the ever-changing science and technology.Chemistry department provides an innovative curriculum that facilitates experiential learning and opportunities for students to develop critical research, thinking and methodological skills as well as creative capacities and industry-standard.

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Dr. Kessy F. Kilulya (Lecturer, Head-Chemistry Department)

Consultancy Services

The Department offers the following Services:
  • Chemical analysis of constituents in different substances: raw materials, soil, water, minerals, air, salts and environmental pollution.
  • Technical advice on industrial formulations, waste disposal, water treatment, raw material use and development, and in quality control practices.
  • On-site training tailored to your choice on safety, management, environmental sampling and analysis, water parameters measurements etc
  • Analysis of agricultural and industrial products for quality and compliance the required standards.
  • Protection of various metallic corrosion in different environments such as atmosphere, water, distribution systems and other industrial processes.
  • Characterization of porous adsorbents: Internal surface area, pore volume and pore size distribution of: activated carbon, silica, alumina, polymers, zeolites and clays.