The main function of our Directorate, DICA is to oversee all matters of Internationalization, Convocation and Advancement of the University of Dar es Salaam. DICA leads by providing strategic advice and setting institutional systems to support the University’s engagement, networking and collaboration with various local and international partners, supporters, alumni and friends. DICA operates under three main units; Internationalization, Convocation and Alumni, and Advancement and Fundraising.
To become a strategic hub for enhancing international cooperation and engagements; connecting and engaging alumni and spearheading the University Advancement.
To facilitate informed decision-making processes by providing relevant, timely and reliable information on matters pertaining to international cooperation, alumni engagement and University advancement, towards achieving the world-class status goal.
Strategies and Functions
The University of Dar es Salaam Corporate Strategic Plan 2014–2023 commits itself to seven goals which speak directly to its 2061 vision of becoming a leading Centre of Intellectual Wealth spearheading Tanzania’s and Africa’s quest for sustainable and inclusive development.
Key functions of DICA in supporting the University to achieve these goals are: