Master of Science in Social Protection Policy and Development (MSc. SPPD)
The Master of Science in Social Protection Policy and Development (MSc. SPP) degree offered by the Institute of Finance Management (IFM), is a one year programme enabling graduates become competent strategic managers in the field of social protection policy and development. At the end of the programme the graduates will have the ability to:
(i) Evaluate appropriate institutional determinants for the design of social protection policies and reforms,
(ii) Analyze the public-social expenditure and revenues and apply skills in public finance and financial management in governing social protection institutions,
(iii) Apply actuarial aspects and quantitative methods in modeling, designing and implementing various social protection programmes,
(iv) Apply legal, administrative and public policy making skills in governing social protection institutions,
(v) Use research skills to solve social issues related to gender, child protection and disability in Tanzania, and
(vi) Design feasible micro-insurance instruments for managing socio-economic risks.
The Programme runs for 18 Months.
Tuition Fee Structure
i) For Tanzanians is 4,800,000 payable in four installments.
ii) For Foreign Students is US$2,400 payable in four Installments.
Entry Requirement and Eligibility
The minimum entry qualifications for the Master of Science in Social Protection Programme will include any of the following;
i) A Bachelor Degree in any field attained at NTA Level 8 or from a recognized university, with at least a Lower Second Class.
|Subject Code||Subject Name|
|SPG09101||Public Policy Making|
|SPG 09102||Public Finance|
|SPG 09103||Comparative Social Policy Analysis|
|SPG09104||Social Protection Laws and Labour administration|
|SPG09105||Financing Social Protection|
|SPG09207||Social Protection Governance|
|SPG 09208||Health Care Modelling and Financing|
|SPG09209||Actuarial Practices in Social Protection|
|SPG09211||Social Policy Administration|
|SPG09212||Gender, Child Protection and Disability Perspectives in Social Protection|
The Master of Science in Social Protection Policy and Development (MSc. SPP) degree offered by the Institute of Finance Management (IFM), is a one year programme enabling graduates become competent strategic managers in the field of social protection policy and development