The State University of Zanzibar: Ranking & Review

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Zanzibar City Rank Tanzania Rank World Rank
1 8 9692

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate85%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment1,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500
International students$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++--
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++--
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++--
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine----
Engineering | IT----
Maths | Natural Sciences++--

General info

Alternative namesSUZA
MottoTo prove high education
AccreditationTanzania Commission for Universities
Academic structureSchool of Education
Institute of Kiswahili and Foreign Languages
Institute of Continuing Education
Colorsgreen, yellow, blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
Total FTE staff150
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressMnazi mmoja PO Box 141
Zanzibar City, Mjini Magharibi
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+255 (24) 223 0724
Fax+255 (24) 223 3337

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