Tanzania is one of the fastest developing countries in East and Central Africa, with a population ready to revolutionize the systems. With several universities and colleges which offer training in more than 100 unique courses, it’s time Tanzanians realize which courses are best for the job market and those which should be avoided.
This article intends to shed light on what employers want and the best courses to provide skills needed in Tanzania. The following are the most marketable courses in Tanzania.
Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of commerce is one of the best courses in the world. It gives an individual opportunity to specialize in Accounting, Finance or marketing so as to perform duties related to their area of specialization.
Many employers in Tanzania are looking for graduates with these skills.
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
This is one course which you should enroll for in Tanzania Universities if you have resourses.It has been established that more than 70 % of engineering graduates secure jobs in Tanzania in their first year of graduation.
One advantage of pursuing Engineering is that starting salaries are higher than for other graduates.
Nursing is not only marketable but is a course that gives one opportunity to serve humanity with humility and determination.
Though salaries for nurses are not high, job opportunities are numerous.
Front Office and Customer Care
Every office needs a front office person to welcome visitors. Pursuing Front Office course is a golden opportunity to join a field with several available job vacancies.
Bachelor of Medicine is the most marketable course in the world. It is also the most rewarding profession in Tanzania.
As a doctor, you will work in environment where your brains reward you handsomely.
Several companies are setting up businesses in Dar es Salaam; they therefore require HR personnel to manage their human resources. As a young Tanzanian who wants to have a better life, this is a golden opportunity to grab.
Unlike other countries in East Africa where education is not marketable, Tanzania has numerous opportunities for education experts. The course becomes even more marketable when an individual pursues foreign languages like French, Chinese, Germany and Italy.
International Relations is a one of the courses which will enable you work in foreign embassies and NGOs.There are also many employers who need skills from these graduates.
Very few Tanzanians have pursued a course in Statistics but know from today that this course is extremely marketable.
Journalism and communication
Tanzania is growing and media companies are launched each and every year. As a journalist, you will have a chance to work for these institutions.