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The Confucius Institute at the University of Dar es Salaam is delighted to announce the Internship opportunities at Golden Land Group (GLG) located in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province,in the People’s Republic of China.
GLG aims to train talented students/graduateswith an international scope, hoping to recruit the best performers in the company in the future. This is in line with GLG’s goal to strengthen the relationship between China and Tanzania and leverage the cultural and academic exchanges between the two nations, through implementation of the “one belt one road” strategy.
Every year GLG will recruit more than 20 Tanzanian students in theirfinal year to join a six-monthinternship in China.
Internship Package
GLG will provide all of the items with full-fledged trainings including the following:

  • General education (GE): introducing China and Nanjing City, Company profile, Industrial  orientation, Corporate culture, Policy, and organizationstructure and goals;
  • Professional Education (PE): on-job training and job rotation;
  • Basic knowledge of Chinese language.

Qualifications for Applicants

  • Tanzanian students in the final year of study at the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM), Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE), Mkwawa University College of Education (MUCE), TeofiloKisanji University (TEKU), St. Augustine University of Tanzania (SAUT), Mbeya University of Science and Technology (MUST), ARDHI University (ARU),and Tanzania-Mozambique Centre for Foreign Relations (CFR);
  • Have Chinese Language skills at least at Basic Level 1 by July 2015 (Evidence must be provided). Those who have never studied Chinese language are advised to register for a Short Course/Evening Programme which will commence on 4th May 2015. Preference will be given to students who opted for Chinese Language Course for Beginners I & II;
  • Male applicants majoring in Design, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Business Management, International Trade, Finance, Tax and Laws;
  • Female applicants majoring in Secretarial, Business Management, Law, Finance and Tax;
  • Be healthy and ready to travel Internationally;
  • Be less than 30 years of age by July 2015.

GLG will provide every intern with:

  • Monthly allowance of 1200 Chinese Yuan (RMB) to cover breakfast, lunch and dinner;
  • Accommodation;
  • A round trip flight from Tanzania to and back.

Duration of Internship
6 months: July 2015 – February 2016
The application form can be collected from the Confucius Institute Office, University of Dar es Salaam Business School (UDBS) Building, Room No. B109, or downloaded from our website www.confucius.udsm.ac.tz or Click Here to download the form
Deadlinefor submitting the application forms is 5th May 2015.


The East African Community Secretariat has organized the EAC students essay writing competition year 2015. The Essay writing competition is intended to broaden knowledge of the school going population on EAC activities. The topic for year 2015 in English is “Why is political stability important for the intergration of East African Community Partner States” In Kiswahili is “Jadili umuhimu wa utulivu wa kisiasa katika mtangamano wa Jumuiya ya Afrika Mashariki” The competition is open to students in Form 1 to form 4 who are required to write essays between 1000 – 1500 words. The students are required to begin researching on the topic prior writing and submitting to their Heads of Schools by 15th June, 2015. The Heads of Schools will then be expected to constitute a marking panel which will choose best essay of the school. The panel should go through the essays (Please do not mark the essays) and choose three essays to be submitted to Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education and Vocational Training by July 30th 2015.

  • The following are the guidelines for essay competition
  • The length of the essay should be between 1,000 and 1,500 words,
  • The essay can be written in English, French or Kiswahili,
  • The essay should be in their own hand writing
  • Students information such as name, sex, class, school address, region Country and title of the essay should be written in the cover page,
  • The essay should be written on white A4 lined/ruled papers (Similar to the draft pads),
  • Written only on one side of the paper,
  • The Head of Schools to certify that the essay is student’s own work.

Thank you for your cooperation.