General Applications For Tanzania Universities
University admission or college admission entails processes and procedures through which students enter tertiary education at universities or colleges. It includes procedures and processes involved in the application and approval to undertake a programme of study at the University or College.
Thus, the procedure describes in the forthcoming section applies to the admission of all categories of bachelor’s degree students to accredited programmes under a university, a university college or a middle-level tertiary institution.
Applying for Admission in Tanzania Universities – Application za Vyuo 2023/2024
Generally, Tanzania has a good education system that makes them highly recognized across the globe. Tanzania universities are in high demand, considering their quality of services. Tanzania Universities offer quite a number of courses that one can pursue.
Entry Requirements When Applying For Universities in Tanzania
Undergraduate entry requirements
|Degree||Completed A’ Level Studies from 2016 onwardsTwo principal passes with a total of 4.0 points in Two Subjects defining the admission into the respective programme (where A = 5; B = 4; C= 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5)Completed A’ Level Studies in 2014 and 2015Two principal passes (‘C’ and above) with a total of 4.0 points from Two Subjects defining the admission into the respective programme (where A = 5; B+ = 4; B = 3; C= 2; D =1; E = 0.5)Completed A’ Level Studies before 2014Two principal passes with a total of 4.0 points in Two Subjects defining the admission into the respective programme (where A = 5; B = 4; C= 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5)The prospective students are requested to consult the Undergraduate Admission Guidebook PDF prepared annually by TCU at www.tcu.or.tz For more details.|
|Diploma & Certificate||The National Council for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (NACTVET), set the Minimum entry requirement for certificate and diploma programmes to be four passes in the Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) excluding passes in religious subjects. However, there are some programme requirements that are specific to certain programmes prospective students are requested to check the NACTE Guidebook pdf that is annually prepared.|
Postgraduate entry requirements
|Postgraduate Certificate programme||At least a Bachelor Degree (UQF level 8).|
|Postgraduate Diploma programme||A Postgraduate Certificate OR Bachelor Degree (UQF level 8) with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or C grade.|
|At least a Bachelor’s Degree (UQF level 8).||A Master Degree (UQF level 9) in a relevant discipline/area or equivalent with a minimum of GPA of 3.0 or B grade.|
|Ph.D. programme (all types)||Master’s Degree programme (all types)|
Below are the most important documents you are required to have when applying for University Admission in Tanzania.
1. ACSEE and CSEE Results/index numbers (Certificates Required in some of the higher learning institutions)
When applying for admission, you will definitely need to prove that you qualify for the course you are applying for. Your ACSEE and CSEE Result/index numbers would serve as proof that you have attained the required grades.
2. Application Fees (10000 TZS)
Like every other university, during an admission application, the applicant is required to pay a fee referred to as application fees which is non-refundable even for applications submitted with an error. Owing to this, it is important to be careful and not make stupid mistakes