Capital - Dodoma

Largest city - Dar es salam

Languages - Swahili, English

Climate - Tanzania has a tropical climate, typified by hot and humid weather throughout much of the year

Living in South Tanzania - One would find many expatriates from America, Europe, Asia, Africa. The cost of living is quite low. Prices in stores are fixed, but those offered at stalls are highly negotiable.

Prices for common expenditures like Restaurants would cost 6.40 USD to 13 USD. and a movie ticket 6 USD. Cost of domestic help would be approx 40 – 50 USD per month.

Indians in Tanzania - There are currently over 90,000 people of Indian origin in Tanzania. Many of them are traders and they control a sizeable portion of the Tanzanian economy. Indians have a long history in Tanzania starting with the arrival of Gujarati traders in the 19th century.


The Indian School-Dar es Salaam www.indianschooldsm.org

The school is a pioneer institute and the only school in Tanzania affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi, India (vide Affiliation No.6530001). The school has a history of more than three decades to its credit.

They conduct activities enhancing skills like Literary and Creative Skills, Scientific Skills, Aesthetic skills, Performing Arts, Clubs, Health & Physical Education.