Institute of Rural Development Planning (IRDP)

Admission Office

Admission Office

MAIN CAMPUS - DODOMA
Contact address for inquires:
0746777001 - admission coordinator, 0746777006 - admission and examination officer, 0746777004 - Registrar Email. admissions@irdp.ac.tz

S No Non Degree Program Intake Duration
1 Certificate in Rural Development Planning April, July & October 1 year
2 Certificate in Development Administration and Management April, July & October 1 year
3 Certificate in Community Development April, July & October 1 year
4 Diploma in Development Planning October 2 year
5 Diploma in Development Administration and Management October 2 year
6 Diploma in Community Development October 2 year


S No Under Graduate Programs Intake Duration
1 Bachelor Degree in Regional Development Planning October 3 year
2 Bachelor Degree in Environmental Planning and Management October 3 year
3 Bachelor Degree in Population and Development Planning October 3 year
4 Bachelor Degree in Development Finance and Investment Planning October 3 year
5 Bachelor Degree in Human Resource Planning and Management October 3 year
6 Bachelor Degree in Urban Development and Environmental Management October 3 year
7 Bachelor Degree in Development Economics October 3 year
8 Bachelor Degree in Planning and Community Development October 3 year
9 Bachelor Degree in Project Planning and Management October 3 year
10 Bachelor Degree in Business Planning and Management October 3 year
11 Bachelor Degree in Local Government Administration and Management October 3 year


S No Postgraduate Programs Intake Duration
1 Post graduate Diploma in Regional Planning October 1 year
2 Post graduate Diploma in Environmental Planning October 1 year
3 Post graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management October 1 year
4 Post graduate Diploma in Governance and Sustainable Development October 1 year


S No Master Degree Intake Duration
1 Master Degree in Development Economics October 18 months
2 Master Degree in Environmental Planning & Management October 18 months
3 Master Degree in Rural Development Planning October 18 months
4 Master Degree in Population Studies October 18 months
5 Master Degree in Local Government Administration and Management October 18 months
6 Master Degree in Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation October 18 months

Note:Post graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management and Master Degree in Development Economics have both morning and evening sessions

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