Application Procedures

The academic years is divided in to two terms which are January till June and July till December including midterm break in March and September.

Application form can be collected starting from mid September and to be returned by early October. Successful candidates are informed by the end of November. Enrollment is on “first come first serve” basis.


Entry to Burhani Secondary School is based on merit and it is also very competitive considering the large number of students who are seeking admission to our school.

Admissions to ‘O’ Level

All applicants must have completed seven years of primary education (Grade 7). Shortlisted candidates must successfully complete entrance examination before getting selected for secondary school. Form I- IV admissions are possible in December, depending on availability of study places. Candidates sit for a similar entrance examination with respect to their entrance level.

Admission for non-Tanzanian Students

Admission procedures are similar to those for Tanzanian students, but foreign students must complete the necessary immigration formalities, equivalent certificates from NECTA and provide confirmation to the school administration before commencing studies.


    Burhani secondary school follows the Tanzania National ,Curriculum. The school curriculum is continuously being enriched to ensure students receive a balanced education experience. The subject offered includes the standard Tanzanian National Curriculum subjects which are:-

  • English Language
  • Kiswahili
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • History
  • Civics
  • Geography
  • Commerce
  • Book-keeping
  • Basic Mathematics

We also provide subject combinations such as Science, Business and Arts for students entering form three. Our school has well equipped and spacious Laboratory for science subject like chemistry, biology and physics for students to conduct practical as a hand on practice of concept to obtain better clarity of the topic taught.