Business in Tanzania (Course, Master)

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Syllabus of the Online Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Tanzania - Dar Es Salaam.

  1. Introduction to the United Republic of Tanzania (East Africa)
  2. Doing Business in Dodoma, Dar es Salaam, Mwanza, and Arusha
  3. Tanzanian Economy
  4. International Trade of Tanzania
    1. Import and export procedures
  5. Transport and Logistics in Tanzania
    1. Port of Dar Es Salaam
  6. Case Study - Tanzanian Businessman:
    1. Reginald Mengi
    2. Mohammed Dewji
    3. Said Salim Bakhresa
  7. Business and Investment Opportunities in Tanzania
    1. Banking and Finance
    2. Construction
    3. Telecommunications
    4. Tourism
    5. Transport
  8. Case Study:
    1. Tanzanian Agriculture sector
    2. Energy and mining sector
    3. Industry and trade
    4. Quality Group Limited
  9. Access to the Tanzanian Market
  10. Business Plan for Tanzania
  11. Introduction to Swahili
  12. History of Tanzania

The objectives of the Online Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in the United Republic of Tanzania” are the following:

  1. To analyse the Tanzanian economy and foreign trade
  2. To know the business opportunities in the United Republic of Tanzania
  3. To explore Tanzanian trade relations with the student's country
  4. To know Tanzanian Free Trade Agreements
  5. To examine the profile of Tanzanian companies and Business People
  6. To develop a business plan for the Tanzanian Market

The eLearning Subject “Doing Business in Tanzania” is part of the following Online Higher Education Programs taught by EENI Business School & HA University:
  1. Doctorates: Business in Africa, Global Trade
  2. Masters: Africa, International Business, Foreign Trade
  3. Diploma: Business in East Africa

Students, Online Master in International Business

Higher Education programs adapted to Tanzanian Students

The course materials are available in Master in International Business in English or Study, Master in International Business in French Tanzanie Masters Foreign Trade in Portuguese Tanzania Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Tanzania

  1. Credits of the Online Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Tanzania”: 2 ECTS Credits
  2. Duration: two weeks

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Example of the Online Subject - Doing Business in Tanzania:
Tanzanian Economy (Master, Course)

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Description of the Online Subject: Doing Business in Tanzania.

Reginald Mengi Tanzanian Businessman (Course Master)

  1. Official Languages: Swahili and English
  2. Borders of the United Republic of Tanzania: Burundi, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda, Zambia
  3. Tanzanian Population: 56 million people
  4. Tanzania is the biggest nation in the East Africa
  5. Area: 948,087 square kilometres
  6. Tanzanian capital: Dodoma
  7. Economic centre: Dar Es Salaam (2.5 million people)
  8. The largest Tanzanian cities are Dodoma, Dar es Salaam, Mwanza, Arusha, Dodoma and Mbeya
  9. Tanzanian independence (United Kingdom):
    1. Tanganyika (1961)
    2. Zanzibar (1963)

More information about Tanzania (African Portal - EENI Business School & HA University).

  1. Regions of Tanzania

Africa: Foreign Trade and Business (Master)

Religions in Tanzania:

  1. African Traditional Religions
  2. Christians (62%)
  3. Islam (35%, Sunni Muslim)
    1. Fiqh (Islamic Jurisprudence): Shafi

Tanzania belongs to East African Economic Area (African Civilisation).

Tanzanian Economy.

The United Republic of Tanzania is one of the most dynamic African frontier markets. Gold, coffee, and cotton exporter.

  1. Tanzania is a frontier market
  2. In the last twenty years, the United Republic of Tanzania (Africa) has shifted from a centrally planned economy to an open market economy, thank to good governance, private sector promotion, international trade liberalisation, and foreign direct investment policies
  3. In the last eight years, Tanzania recorded an economic growth of 6%.
  4. The main drivers of the Tanzanian growth are private consumption, exports and gross fixed capital, tourism revenues, agriculture, construction, industry; services, foreign direct investment, and foreign aid
  5. Tanzanian GDP: 23.2 billion dollars
  6. GDP real growth rate: 6.1%: agriculture (28%), industry (24%), and services (48%)
  7. The Tanzanian services exports (travel, insurance) incomes rose by 14.1%
  8. Inflation: 17.4%
  9. Top Tanzanian export products: gold, coffee, cashew nuts, and cotton
  10. Top Tanzanian export partners: China, India, Japan, and the Emirates
  11. Top Tanzanian import products: consumer goods, machinery, transport equipment, industrial raw materials, and crude oil
  12. Top Tanzanian import partners: China, India, South Africa, and Kenya
  13. Currency: Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)

Tanzania Import Procedures

Trans-African Roads:

  1. Cairo-Gaborone Corridor
  2. Central Corridor
  3. Northern Corridor
  4. North-South Corridor

Logistics Course: Port of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)

Other ports: Port of Mombasa (Kenya): Northern regions of Tanzania, Railway.

Mohammed Dewji Tanzanian Businessman (Course Master)

Tanzania has preferential access to

  1. East African Community (EAC)
  2. Southern African Development Community (SADC)
  3. COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement
  4. Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA)
  5. Generalised System of Preferences (GSP)
  6. Africa-European Union Strategic Partnership (Cotonou)
  7. Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with India
  8. United States-Africa (AGOA)
  9. East African Community-United States Trade Agreement

Transport in the Southern African Development Community Region

Tanzania is a member of:

  1. Nile Basin Initiative
  2. International Conference on the Great Lakes Region
  3. Africa relationships with China and India
  4. African Development Bank
  5. Economic Commission for Africa (ECA)
  6. New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)
  7. African Union (AU)
  8. Africa-South America Summit

Samples - Business in Tanzania


East African Community (EAC), Master

Custom Union of the Southern African Development Community

Cairo-Gaborone Corridor (Trans-African Highway)

Central Corridor (Tanzania, DR Congo)

African Northern Corridor (Course Master)

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