Our Overview

Establishment  The College of Business Education (CBE) was established in 1965 by the Act of Parliament No. 31 of 1965. The College operates under the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The College has four campuses in Dar es salaam, Dodoma, Mwanza and Mbeya
Vision  To be a leading College in transforming and developing business education capabilities
Mission  To provide demand-driven and competence-based education, and to offer quality public services through applied research and consultancies


•    The total number of staff is 510 (246 academic staff, and 264 administrative staff)
•    Total students’ enrollment is 19,072 distributed in four campuses (11,924 Dar es salaam, 4,439 Dodoma, 1,776 Mwanza and 933 Mbeya)
•    Research articles published in international Journals per annum 120.
•    Conference papers per annum 165
•    Teaching 66 academic programs in Certificate, Diploma, bachelor’s, and master’s degree
•    Area of Specialization in Business, Management, ICT & Metrology
•    AD Scientific Index FOR CBE: https://www.adscientificindex.com/?university=College+of+Business+Education 
•    Webometrics ranking 2022/2023- 14 (Tanzania)
Academic staff Profile Our institution boasts a team of exceptional lecturers and researchers who have received their education from prestigious universities across Asia, Europe, and America. Our academic staff comprises alumni from renowned institutions such as Melbourne University in Australia, KwaZulu-Natal University in South Africa, Alberta University in Canada, Aachen University and Freiburg University in Germany, Stockholm University in Sweden, Dalian University and Dangobei University in China, Eastern Finland University, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics in China, Saint Petersburg State University in Russia, Andhra and Kerala University in India..
Our Products •    Our programs focus in Accountancy, Business Administration, Marketing, Information technology,  Metrology and Standardization, Tourism and Events Management, Procurement and Supplies Management,  Human Resources Management,  Business Studies With Education,  Records and Archives Management, Digital Marketing, Leadership and Good governance.
•    We conduct demand driven consultancy services to both public and private institutions. 
•    We offer numerous tailor-made short courses in Business, Management, and related fields. 
•    We conduct Incubation programmes, whereby a total number of 252 students were enrolled in incubation programmes in the year 2023/ 2024.
•    We organize public dialogues, forums, and conferences in Business, Management, and related fields 
Dispersion of CBE graduates across employment opportunities Based on the Tracer Study report of five years (2016 – 2021), CBE graduates are employed in both public- and private sectors. Data indicate that 36.9% of graduates are employed in the public sector and 19.5% in the private sector takes 19.5% and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) take 1.8%. The remaining 41.8% constitute self-employed and unemployed graduates.  
Research Projects & Collaborations  I.    Academic and Education Collaboration and Cooperation; Partners CBE and Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE); 2019 –
II.    Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme; Partners: CBE and Suleyman Demirel University; 2024-2029
III.    China East African Research Center (CEARC); Partners: CBE & SWUFE; Funder: SWUFE; 2016-2021
IV.    Business and Sustainable Economic Development: African and European Perspective (BUSEDA); Partners: CBE, University of Eastern Finland (UEF), Botswana Open University, National University of Lesotho, University of Malawi, University of Mauritius, & University of Seychelles; Funder: Finnish National Agency for Education; 2022- 2024;
V.    Erasmus Global Mobility; Partners: CBE & University of Eastern Finland (UEF); Funder: European Union; Duration: 2022 – 2025
VI.    EDUCase pilot project on environmental collaboration; Funder: Finland’s Ministry of Education; Duration: 2022 - 2025
VII.    Academy Programme for Development Research: Trans local Forest Owner and Environmental collaboration: An action learning process of forest governance transformation in Tanzania (Makutano); Partners: CBE & UEF; Funder: Academy Programme for Development; Duration: 2019-2023
VIII.    Erasmus Global Mobility; Partners: CBE & Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nurnberg; Funder: European Union; 2023-2025
IX.    IMPDET (International Multidisciplinary PhD Studies in Educational Technology)- https://www.impdet.org/;  Partners: CBE & University of Eastern Finland (UEF); 2014-
X.    Enhancing Clinical and Social Data Collection Mechanisms for CCBRT’s Fistula Programme: Results follow up; Funder; Partners: CBE.MUHAS & CCBRT: The Swedish Program for ICT in Development Regions (SPIDER), 2022-2021
XI.    Africity: causes and effects of environmental change and resource use in Sub-Saharan African cities; Partners:  Erlangen University-Germany, Rhodes University-South Africa, Malawi University, Sokoine University and the College of Business Education (CBE); Funder Genrmany Government; 2017-2021
XII.    Data for Action: Improving quality of care for women and people with disabilities: Results follow up study on the Management Health Information System at CCBRT; Funder: SPIDER; 2019-2020
XIII.    Rainfall Shocks and Consumption Smoothing in sub-Saharan Africa: Implication for Agriculture Households in Tanzania; Funder: Repoa; 2021-2022; 
XIV.     Urbanization, Crime Threat and Coping capacity in the Context of Motorcycle Taxi Riding Operations (Bodaboda) in Urban Settings of Tanzania: Evidence from Dar es Salaam and Coast Region; Funder: Repoa; 2021-2022
CBE Online Profile        Website: www.cbe.ac.tz 
     CBE Journal: https://cbe.ac.tz/bej/index.php/bej/index 
     CBE Institutional repository: http://dspace.cbe.ac.tz:8080/xmlui/ 
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Contacts Bibi Titi Mohamed Road, P. O. Box 1968, Dar es Salaam
Tel. No.: +255 22 2150177; Fax No.: 255 22 2150122; Email: rector@cbe.ac.tz; Website: www.cbe.ac.tz