ADMISSIONS

Usually, new students are admitted between October and November of every year. The academic year consists of eight months. [These dates may be changed by circumstances]. Registration can only be considered if the University receives satisfactory evidence that the candidate will be adequately financed during his/her course at the University. Applicants from other countries who are in need of financial assistance to meet fees and other expenses are advised to apply for bursaries from their respective governments, employers or other sponsoring agencies.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Muslim University of Morogoro continues to use the conventional admission system, hence candidates who wish to join this University should fill in the Online Application, not through the Centralized Admission System adopted by Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) from year 2010. The list of all applicants are then submitted to TCU for approval before being admitted to the University.

MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DIRECT ENTRY (FORM SIX)

The minimum entry requirements for the degree programmes under direct entry qualifications are: -

  1. Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (C.S.E.E.) or East African Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) or equivalent with credit passes in THREE approved subjects obtained before the sitting of the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E.), or East African Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) or equivalent; and

  2. Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E.), or

  3. East African Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) or equivalent with a minimum of two principal level passes in appropriate subjects with total points of not less than 2.0, based on the following scale:

A = 5; B = 4; C = 3; D = 2; E = 1; S = 0.5 or

For foreign applicants with Ordinary Certificate of Secondary Education and from countries whose education systems are based on eight years of primary school education, four years of secondary education, and four years of University education, the minimum entrance requirements shall be as follow:

  1. Successful completion of one year of study in a University in their own home country; or

  2. Having taken in Tanzania the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examinations, or its equivalent; or

  3. Having Baccalaureate certificate in approved subjects.

N.B.: Religious score is accepted only to candidates who apply for Bachelor of Islamic Studies or Bachelor of Laws and Shariah.

 

EQUIVALENT QUALIFICATION

Applicants eligible for equivalent admission for an undergraduate degree programme must hold ordinary Diploma of an overall average not below "B" grade and/or a GPA of not less than 3.0.

PROGRAM SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

The specific entry requirements for the different degree programmes are as follow:

Bachelor of Arts (Education)

    a) A minimum of the principal passes in two teaching subjects (English, Kiswahili, Arabic, Geography, History, Economics) with total points of not less than 4.0; or
    b) An appropriate Diploma of not lower than Second Class.

Bachelor of Arts (Mass Communication)

  1. A minimum of two principal level passes in arts or science subjects, at the same sitting, with total points of not less than 4.0: and

  2. An appropriate Diploma of not less than Second class/GPA of 3.0.

Bachelor of Islamic Studies with Education

  1. A minimum of two principal passes in appropriate subjects, with total points of not less than 4.0 or

  2. Having obtained at least a Thanawiyah Certificate or it's equivalent from Islamic schools or colleges.

Bachelor of Business Administration

  1. A minimum of two principal passes in appropriate subjects, with total points of not less than 4.0 or

  2. An appropriate Diploma of not lower than Second Class.

Bachelor of Law and Shariah

  1. A minimum of two principal passes in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination

  2. A Thanawiyah certificate and or its equivalent from Islamic schools or colleges.