The COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION (CBE) was established in 1965 by the Act of the Parliament. COLLEGE OF BUSINESS EDUCATION Act No. 31 of 1965. His Excellency, J.K. Nyerere, the first President of the United Republic of Tanzania officially opened the new College in January 1965. The College was officially named the “College of Business Education” (CBE). The said Act of Parliament gives the College its legal status as an autonomous institution with its Governing Body. The College shall be governed and administered in accordance with the provisions of this Act

Links and Collaboration

1. Africity

2. CBE & TCRS Morogoro Community Empowerment Project

3. Data for Action: Improving quality of care for women and people with disabilities (Results follow up study)

4. International Multidisciplinary PhD Studies in Educational Technology and Learning Environments (IMPDET-LE)

5. Maternal health information seeking behavior of pregnant women in selected districts in Tanzania

6. Street Vendors' Empowerment Project

7. Tanzania Kaizen Unit and College of Business Education

8. Riga Technical University

9. Translocal forest owners and environmental collaboration: An action learning process of forest governance transformation in Tanzania (Makutano).

10. Enhancing Clinical and Social Data Collection Mechanisms for CCBRT’s Fistula Programme: Results follow up (2020-2021)

• Academic Freedom
the College is independent and cherishes and defends free inquiry and scholarly responsibility.

• Advancing and Sharing Knowledge and Skills
The College supports scholarly pursuits that contribute to knowledge and understanding within and across disciplines, and seeks every opportunity to share them broadly.

• Excellence
the College, through its students, staff, and alumni, strives for excellence and trains students to the highest standards.

• Integrity
the College acts with integrity, fulfilling promises and ensuring open, respectful relationships among its stakeholders. CBE abides with ethical code of conduct and respect for laws.

• Mutual Respect and Equity
The College values and respects all members of its communities, each of whom individually and collectively makes a contribution to create, strengthen, and enrich teaching and learning environment.

• Public Interest/ Customer Care
the College embodies the highest standards of service and stewardship of resources and works within the wider community to enhance societal good satisfaction.

CBE Vision

To be a dynamic, well equipped, world-wide known and recognized center of excellence in competence based training, research and consultancy services in business and related disciplines

CBE Mission statement

To provide high quality demand-driven competency based education through training, research and consultancy services in business and related disciplines


1. Consultancy service on a preparation of Business Plan at Tanzania Network Information Centre - Sept 2016

2. Consultancy service on preparation of Business Plan at Ubungo Plaza limited -Jan 2018

3. Provision of Training to the Centre for Foreign Relations managing Staff on Public Procurement Act of 2011 and its Regulations of 2013 as Ammended in 2016- Sept 2019