Application for Admission

Application forms are available at the University campus (Tunguu, Zanzibar) also can be downloaded Here or can be filled in online addmission system

Applicants who meet the entry requirements and wish to apply for admission to a degree course, postgraduate programmes or diploma courses of the Zanzibar University should apply to:

Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic Affairs)
Zanzibar University,
P.O. Box 2440,
Zanzibar, Tanzania.
E-mail address:

All application forms should be filled completely.

The academic year begins in October and ends in September of the following year.

New students are admitted in October of every 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.

During registration students will be required to submit a satisfactory medical report. A postgraduate applicant must submit three letters of referees who are in a position to give a detailed recommendation of the applicant.

Deadline for registration for first year and continuing students shall be three weeks from the first date of any Semester.