Sokoine University of Agriculture

Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA):  SUA was established as a fully fledged University in 1984 and has 3 faculties (Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine) and a center, Genomic Sciences Center (GSC). SUA is the only University offering veterinary degree in the country. In addition to undergraduate degrees, the University offers graduate training at Masters and PhD levels. SUA’s research motto is to encourage multi-disciplinary research for sustainable development and poverty alleviation. According to the university research motto, adaptive research and on-farm testing is the key element in the transfer of knowledge, and in solving problems afflicting the rural areas of Tanzania.As part of institutional capacity strengthening collaboration, currently two of SUA’s Faculty are at OSU for a sandwich PhD program.