History of the Office of the Vice Chancellor

Great leaders, great memory: Former Vice Chancellors of the University of Dar es Salaam at a cocktail party to celebrate the 45th Graduation ceremony of the University of Dar es Salaam held on 18th November 2015. From L to R: Amb. Nicholas Kuhanga (UDSM VC 1980-1988); Prof. Rwekaza S. Mukandala (UDSM VC 2006-2017); Prof. Geofrey Mmari (UDSM VC 1988-1991); and Prof. Mathew Luhanga (UDSM VC 1991-2006). 

 

Name

Title/Position

Year of Service

Photo

University College Dar 1961 to 1963

Dr. Cranford Pratt

Principal

1961 - 1965

University College Dar 1963 to 1970

Dr. Wilbert Chagula

Principal

1965 - 1970

University of Dar es Salaam

Mr. Pius Msekwa

Vice Chancellor

1970 - 1977

Mr. Ibrahim Kaduma

Vice Chancellor

1977 - 1980

Amb. Nicholas Kuhanga

Vice Chancellor

1980 - 1988

Prof. Geofrey Mmari

Vice Chancellor

1988 - 1991

Prof. Matthew Luhanga

Vice Chancellor

1991 - 2006

Prof. Rwekaza Sympho Mukandala

Vice Chancellor

2006 - 2017

Prof. William-Andey Lazaro Anangisye

Vice Chancellor

2017 – to date