University of Dar es Salaam Business School (UDBS) and Empower School of Health launch a partnership to empower millions

Prof. Ulingeta O. Mbamba

Dean, Department of General Management University of Dar es Salaam Business School

Prof. William A. L. Anangisye

Vice Chancellor, University of Dar es Salaam Business School

Prof. Bernadeta Killian

Deputy Vice Chancellor – Research, University of Dar es Salaam Business School

Prof. Paul Lalvani

Director - Empower Group

Denis Broun

Director - Empower Swiss

Prof. Bernadette Nirmal Kumar

Empower Senior Advisor

Prof. Andy Barraclough

Director - Training and Capacity Building

Mr. Henri Fourcault

Director- Center for Leadership Development in Geneva

About UDBS

The UDBS manages four approved teaching and research departments, which are Accounting, Finance, General Management and Marketing. The school has also five units which run management, entrepreneurship and business training and consultancy programs, including the Management and Development Consulting Bureau (MDCB) and Career Cancelling Centre.

UDBS seeks to become a world class business school that is responsive to development needs through innovation, knowledge creation and application in the areas of Entrepreneurship, Business Management and Governance.

UDBS will be engaged in continuous pursuit of excellence in knowledge development, education of responsible graduates and service to the community. In line with obtaining socio-economic development, the key thrust of the UDBS is to offer programs to those graduates who are more entrepreneurial, giving rise to job creators rather than job seekers.

About Empower

Empower is a capacity building organization that has worked across 100+ countries in multiple languages to strengthen the institutional and HR capacity of global health & humanitarian programs through online courses and face-to-face training.

Empower is an ISO 9001:2015 (for overall quality) and ISO/IEC 40180:2017 (for e-learning) certified organization; Empower is also a globally accredited public health institute (refer to that is focused on capacity building.

How We Work

Empower works with individuals and institutions to create sustainable systems of knowledge sharing and learning. Taking global information and making it available at scale to every health worker, delivering on-demand and on-the-job learning and technical assistance is our forte.

We have the experience (over 100 countries, over 250 organizations), we have a diverse team of healthcare professionals (doctors, pharmacists, biomedical engineers, nurses, laboratory technicians), designers (instructional designers, graphic designers, sound engineers) and technology experts (computer scientists, engineers, coders, data analysts) who make this possible.

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Academic and Professional Partners

Our Reach

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Procurement and Supply Chain Management
Pharmaceutical Services
Anti Microbial Resistance
Other (Diagnostic, Careers)

Build your career with courses adapted to today's world. These courses are specially designed for healthcare professionals working at a different levels of healthcare system and in various organizations. Learn skill based courses from the Empower School of Health and our partners.

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Courses in Spotlight

Online Post Graduate Diploma in Global Health Procurement and Supply Chain Management

The course addresses one Module per month, starting with a module on introduction to PSM and ending... know more.

Diplôme d’études supérieures en gestion de la chaîne d’approvisionnement et achats publics

Le cours est structuré pour aborder un domaine thématique par mois, en commençant par... know more.

Diploma Course in Global Health Procurement and Supply Chain Management

The course is structured to address one Module area per month, starting with a module on introduction to PSM and... know more.

International Careers in Global Health and Supply Chain

Candidates are helped to understand the skills and knowledge required to pursue a career in international organizations... know more.