University of Dar es salam
Chemistry Department

Welcome Message from the Head

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. This unique combination of theory and practice equips our students with both the analytic and practical skills that are in demand in today highly competitive job market. As you browse through our website, I hope you will sense the excitement and enthusiasm amongst faculty and both current and former students that our programs generate. I encourage you to contact us with any questions, requests for more information and/or personalized tours of our facilities. Best Wishes Dr. Kessy F. Kilulya,  Head, Chemistry Department.