Zanzibar University (ZU) Application Forms

By | June 7, 2023

Zanzibar University (ZU) Application Forms

The management of the Zanzibar University (ZU) hereby invites applications from suitable candidates for admission into the college for the academic year. Interested applicants should adhere to the information provided below.

This page provides a list of all programmes, as well as the respective academic entry requirements and graduation requirements. It is therefore advisable to consult Principals, deans, Directors, and Heads of Departments responsible for the respective programmes for the most updated and more information about the programmes.

Zanzibar University (ZU) Admission Application Form.


Application forms for all programmes can be downloaded from Here or obtained from the Admissions Office (for non-degree and undergraduate) and the Office of Postgraduate Studies and Research (for postgraduate) prospective applicants.

The forms, duly filled, must be returned to the office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and the office of Postgraduate Studies and Research on the dates specified by the senate

Postgraduate applicants must each submit two letters from referees

The academic year begins in October and ends in September of the following year. During the registration, documents are thoroughly checked.

Prospective students are therefore required to bring with them official original transcripts, certificates, and other relevant documents as declared on the application forms. Legal action shall be taken against any applicant who presents forged documents.

No change of names by students shall be allowed during the registration or the course of study; students shall only be allowed to use names appearing on their Ordinary Level Certificate.

A non-refundable application fee of TZS 24,750/- for Tanzanian students and US$ 30 for non-Tanzanian students will be paid for undergraduate applicants. For postgraduate, application fees will be TZS 33,000/- and US$ 50 for Tanzanians and non-Tanzanians respectively.

Non-degree programme applicants shall pay a non-refundable application fee of TZS 16,500/-.

How to Apply For ZU Admission Online.

Welcome to Zanzibar University Online Application System

To Apply:

You should have the following documents in softcopy format

  1. Form IV or Form VI certificate
  2. Certificate or Diploma Program Transcripts
  3. Passport pictures
  4. Birth Certificates


Those who need to apply for the programs in Pemba Campus should opt for the program start with NTA

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