St. Augustine University of Tanzania Rankings

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In the World#7563 of 14178
In Africa#233 of 1107
In Tanzania#7 of 31
In Mwanza#1 of 2

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Religion
Christian-Catholic Tanzania Episcopal Conference
Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
6,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Website
saut.ac.tz
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
62
Citations
1,366

St. Augustine University of Tanzania majors

by publication count

Business
9
Political science
8
Psychology
8
Sociology
7
Geography
4
Medicine
4
Economics
3
Philosophy
1
History
1
Art
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology12551,188
Business465218
Geography471410
Medicine509672
Political science55151
Psychology554919

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200801
200913
2010335
2011068
20122124
20132142
20143171
20153189
20164136
20173168
2018658
20197121
20201097

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsFor Certificate programmes, Candidate should have completed at least form four (ordinary Level), or its equivalent, with passes in English in the certificate of secondary education (C.S.E.E). Candidates should be preferably having a working knowledge of two years in the related field. For Bachelor programmes, (i) Candidates must be holders of Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A.C.S.E.E) with at least two principal passes in relevant subjects. They must have at least five (5) credit passes in the Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (C.S.E.E Ordinary level) including English. In additional, the applicant must have secured in the Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (A- Level) a total of five points or more in appropriate subjects at the same sitting. The points are based on the following scale: A=5, B=4, C =3, D=2, E=1, S=0.5, F=0; OR (ii) Candidates must hold qualifications equivalent to the above requirements from an institutional recognized by the university; OR (iii) Candidate must hold a relevant Diploma of at least second-class standing from an Institution recognized by the University; OR (iv) Candidate of mature age (25 years) who possess the certificate of Secondary Education Examination ( C.S.E.E O’ Level) with at least five passes and three credits in approved subject, which should include Mathematics and English, and have a minimum four years working experience in a relevant field may apply. Such candidates must be ready to take special aptitude test. For Masters programmes, (i) Holders of Bachelor in the relevant field with first class OR second class upper division; (ii) Holders of post graduate diploma in relevant field; (iii) Holders of lower second class or pass degree with a minimum of 3 years work experience in organizations and or government. For Ph.D. programmes, (I) Holder of the MA in Communication from recognized institution of Higher learning with “a cumulative BA and MA grade point average” approaching 4.0; (ii) Some previous field research experience as a research assistant or in the MA thesis is Preferable; (iii) Excellent command of English; (iv) Readiness to dedicate full time to doctoral studies and research over a period of three or four years.
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Enrollment6,500
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio19:1

Tuition

Local studetnsPh.D. porgrammes, c. 3,438,000 per annum; For Master's degree programmes, 2,308,000 per annum; For programme MBA programmes, 2,458,000 per annum; For Postgraduate Diploma programmes, 2,008,000 per annum; For Bachelor Degree Programmes, 1,120,000 per annum; For Certificate programmes (in Accountancy, Health Administration, Logistics and supply management), 670,000 per annum. (TZS)

St. Augustine University of Tanzania has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Postgraduate DiplomaAccountancy, Education, Finance
Master's DegreeBusiness Administration, Economics, Educational Administration, Higher Education, History, Law, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Sociology
Doctor of PhilosophyLaw, Mass Communication

General info

Alternative namesSAUT
Founded1998
WikipediaSt. Augustine University of Tanzania
AccreditationTanzania Commission of Universities (TCU)
MottoBuilding the City of God
Colorsyellow, red
Academic structureFaculty of Social Sciences and Communications
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Business Administration
Graduate School
Institute of Development Studies
School of Medicine
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)
Inter-University Council for East Africa (IUCEA)
Commonwealth Association of Universities
Tanzania Association of Private Universities (TAPU)
Association of Catholic Universities and Higher Institutes of Africa and Madagascar (ACUHIAM)
National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA)

Location and Contacts

AddressNyegezi
Mwanza, Mwanza
Tanzania
City population386,000
Phone+255 (28) 255 0167
Fax+255 (28) 255 0167

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