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Wednesday, November 3, 2021

FIRST YEAR STUDENTS TRANSFER PROCEDURES FOR 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR







 

THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY           '.,          *


TANZANIA COMMISSION FOR UNIVERSITIES

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

FIRST YEAR STUDENTS TRANSFER PROCEDURES FOR 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR

 

Dar es Salaam, 3’^ November, 2021

 

1.0     INTRODUCTION

 

As provided for by the Universities Act, Cap. 346 of the Laws of Tanzania, Section 5(1) (I), grants the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) the mandate to establish transfer procedures for admitted students wishing to transfer from one university to another, whether the same or different programme (Inter-university transfer) or from one programme to  another within an institution (Intra-university transfer).

TCU wishes to inform the general public and all admitted students into  various undergraduate degree programmes  in  the  2021/2022  academic year that the transfer window fs open frofTt 1"* to 14*h November, 2021.

 

2.0           TRANSFER PROCEDURES

 

The procedures for First Years Transfers are as follows:

(a) AppIications for transfers should be submitted in writing to the  institution to which a student wants to transfer to;

(b) Students transfer from one institution to another or programme within the institution is permissible provided  that  institutions  shall  comply with the following conditions:


i)  The student to be transferred must have been previously admitted into a degree programme in the current academic year;

ii)  The programme to which transfer is sought must have empty slots to accommodate new students; and

iii)  The applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that particular degree programme.

(c) AIl transfers shall be processed at the receiving institution; and (d)Receiving institutions should approve the transfer through their

respective Senates/Boards and submit to TCU for validation within the set deadline.

 

All Higher Education Institutions and the prospective students are z/rgec/ fo abide by the set transfer procedures for the smooth coordination of transfers.


Issued by: Prof. Charles D. Kihampa

EXECUTIVE SECRETARY