Documents students should carry to Tanzania

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When traveling for your studies in Tanzania please ensure you have the proper documents that will ensure your stay is comfortable and convenient. Be ready to follow the immigration and other civic laws of the country for the period you will stay in Tanzania.

If you are unsure of documents to carry, please check the listed documents below compiled by RocApply; it comprises of some of the vital documents to carry when traveling and these include;

Identification documents:

  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate
  • Drivers’ license
  • Marriage Certificate (applicable for married couples)

Academic Documents

  • Bachelors/ Post-graduate certificates
  • A level certificate
  • O-level Certificate (if applicable)
  • All other certificates and added certifications where applicable i.e. Masters, Ph.D.
  • Transcripts
  • Proof of financial sustenance
  • University admission letter

Other Documentation

  • Medical Documents
  • Local criminal clearance letter
  • Accommodation arrangement or booking


University documents:

  1. Conditional acceptance letter
  2. Unconditional acceptance letter
  3. All Payment receipts

Medical documents:

  1. Medical report (if applicable)
  2. Yellow fever card(compulsory for some countries)

Other documents:

  1. Printed flight itinerary
  2. 12 passport photocopies

Please kindly make sure to have the originals and 6 (certified/notarized) photocopies of each enlisted document.

With the above-listed documents, you should be ready to travel.. Travel safe and good luck- RocApply team!

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