Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) through its mandate as spelt
out in section (12) (2) (a) (b) (c) of the Universities Act Cap 346 of
the laws of Tanzania, read together with regulation 31 (2) (3) (4),
coordinate the admission of student into Higher Learning Institutions
(HLI) in Tanzania. Different from precious years, this 2018/2019
admission cycle, the Government directed TCU to take the coordination
role of undergraduate degrees.
the focus here is TCU to ensure quality of entry qualifications of the
applicants who are admitted into HLIs in Tanzania. Following the
government directive, this 2018/19 academic year Applicants will channel
their applications directly to individual Institutions. Higher Learning
Institutions (HLIs) will directly receive and process applications and
admit students into their institutions. After selection HLIs will submit the selected applicants to TCU for approve.