NON DEGREE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Zanzibar University admits students based on TCU and NACTE guidelines and, therefore, all applicants are advised to abide with the updated criteria provided as follows:-

Minimum Admission Requirements for Certificate Programmes (NTA LEVEL 4)
From NACTE guidelines, students shall be admitted into the various programmes basing on the following admission and/or registration requirements:-
  1. Possession of at least four passes of relevant Form IV (O-Level) subjects or its equivalent established by National Examinations Council of Tanzania (NECTA); OR
  2. Possession of at least two passes (Engineering Sciences) at Form IV level or its equivalent established by NECTA or NVA level 3 or its equivalent established by VETA.
  3. A mean Grade D, or its equivalent from countries that have 8 - 4 - 4 educational system.
Minimum Admission Requirements for Ordinary Diploma (UQF LEVEL 5 & 6)
From TCU guidelines, students shall be admitted into the various programmes basing on the following admission and/or registration requirements: -
  1. Possession of at least four passes of relevant Form Four subjects or its equivalent established by NECTA based on Tanzania education system AND NTA Level 4 Certificate. OR
  2. Possession of Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (A-Level) with one principal pass or its equivalent (at least two subsidiaries) established by NECTA based on Tanzania education system, OR
  3. Possession of NABE AND NTA Level 4 Certificate, OR
  4. Possession of any Bachelor Degree from a recognised institution.
Minimum Admission Requirements for UQF LEVEL 6 Certificates (Pre-University Programme (P.U.P))
  1. Possession of NTA Level 5 Certificate, OR
  2. Possession of Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A-Level) or its equivalent with at least one (1) principal pass or two or more subsidiaries; OR
  3. At least a pass in Diploma from recognized Universities or Institutions; OR
  4. Any first degree from a recognized University; OR
  5. A mean Grade C or above, or its equivalent from countries that have 8 - 4 - 4 educational system.