Tanzanian-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies
at the University of Dar es Salaam School of Law in cooperation with the University of Bayreuth

Academic Programme

The TGCL is the leading academic institution in East Africa for postgraduate studies in the field of regional integration law. Its study programme has a special focus on East African Community law. Students will be qualified to take on responsibility as future leaders in the national, regional and international arenas for the benefit of their societies and communities.

The centre offers a specialised programme which focuses on regional integration law and approaches other areas of law from the regional integration perspective. The programme reflects the growing importance of regional integration within all areas of law. Students gain a solid understanding of theory and practice of regional integration as well as East African Community Law.

Regulations and Examinations

The “General Regulations and Guidelines for Postgraduate Study Programmes” of the University of Dar es Salaam (Directorate of Postgraduate Studies) and those of the University of Dar es Salaam School of Law constitute the legal framework for the programme.

After successful completion of their studies, students obtain their degrees from the University of Dar es Salaam.