Bachelor of Science in Wood Technologies and Value Addition

The programme produce graduates with broad technical knowledge of wood processing and hands on skills for professional in technical drawing, designing and production of furniture and other wood structures. The graduate are planners and managers in wood-based industries for highly competitive global market.


Programme Availability
College of Forestry Wildlife and Tourism
Host Department
Department of Forest Engineering and Wood Sciences
Level of Study
Undergraduate Degree
Mode of Study
Full Time
Programme Duration
3 Years


Practitioners and wood technologists capable of designing safe working practices in workshop environment and woodworking machinery. These are entrepreneurs and employable in diverse wood industry and machinery

Wood innovators, technologists, and processors for value addition to meet the demanding global  market are made at SUA


Two principal passes (4 points) in the following subject: Geography, Advanced Mathematics, Physics, Chem- istry, Biology, Nutrition or Agriculture. OR Diploma in Forestry, Bee-Keeping, Wildlife Management, Agri- business, Horticulture, Agro-mechanics, Agricultural Engineering or Agriculture with an average of “B” or a minimum GPA of 3.0. In addition, an applicant must have a minimum of “D” grade in Biology and two science subjects at O-Level.


Tshs 1,263,000 per year


Applicants should apply directly to SUA using the online admission system (link: or Click “Apply Online (Undergraduate)” button at and you will be directed.


The office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics), 
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P. O. Box 3000,

Inquiries should be sent to:-
Admission Help desk
Directorate of Undergraduate Studies,
Sokoine University of Agriculture,
P.O. Box 3000, Chuo Kikuu, Morogoro    
Telephone No: +255737462229 OR +255737462230 


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