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  • Delegation from TCU, Director of Admission, Coordination and Data Management Dr. Kokuberwa Katunzi-Mollel (right), Director of Accreditation Dr. Telemu Kassile (centre) and Legal Officer Roserine Joseph Rutta (left) listen to the Chief Executive Officer of Council on Higher Education (CHE) Prof. Narend Baijnath (not in the picture) during a study visit to the CHE to learn about Quality Assurance Systems and Processes, at Pretoria South Africa on 29th August, 2019. 

  • Chief Executive Officer of Council on Higher Education (CHE) Prof. Narend Baijnath (left) briefs a delegation from TCU during their study visit at Pretoria South Africa to the CHE to learn about Quality Assurance Systems and Processes. Right is TCU Senior Accreditation Officer Omari Shegilla, August 29th, 2019.

  • Minister for Education and Vocational Training from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar Hon. Riziki Pembe Juma (left) having a tete-a-tete with TCU Executive Secretary Prof. Charles Kihampa during the public awareness session to High School students in Unguja Zanzibar. Standing on far right is the TCU Director of Admission and Data Management Dr. Kokuberwa Katunzi-Mollel, May 17th 2019.

  • A section of  High School students listening to the Executive Secretary of TCU, Prof. Charles Kihampa (not in the picture) during his public awareness session at Unguja Zanzibar, prior to the opening of Application and Admission Window for the 2019/2020.

  • Minister for Education and Vocational Training from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar Hon. Riziki Pembe Juma (right) shares a light moment with the Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa ahead of their talk at Sheikh Idrissa Abduwakil Hall at Kikwajuni Unguja Zanzibar on 17th May, 2019.

  • Permanent Secretary for Education and Vocational Training from the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar Dr. Idrisa Muslim Hija (right) exchange views with TCU Executive Secretary Prof. Charles Kihampa at Sheikh Idrissa Abduwakil Hall at Kikwajuni Unguja Zanzibar on 17th May, 2019.

  • A group photo with Guest of Honour, Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa (seated left) during the closing session of training workshop for Accountants and Internal Auditors from Education and Skills for Productive Jobs (ESPJ) Programme Institutions held at Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Morogoro on 30th August, 2019. Seated on right is the TCU Director of Corporate Services Mabula G. Mabula.

  • Executive Secretary of TCU, Prof. Charles Kihampa presents a certificate to one of the participants during the closing session of training workshop for Accountants and Internal Auditors from Education and Skills for Productive Jobs (ESPJ) Programme Institutions on 30th August, 2019 held at Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Morogoro.

  • Accountants and Internal Auditors from MoEST, TCU, HESLB, NACTE, TEA and VETA implements a five-year project (2017 – 2021) titled Education and Skills for Productive Jobs Programme for Results (ESPJ) funded by the World Bank, during a training workshop session held at Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), Morogoro on 30thAugust, 2019.

  • Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa gives a briefing on the Commission’s operations during the Annual General Meeting of Tanzania Higher Learning Institution Students Organisation (TAHLISO) held at Nkrumah Hall, University of Dar es Salaam. The guest of honor was the Prime Minister Hon. Kassim Majaliwa (seated at the centre) accompanied by Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Prof. Joyce Ndalichako (MP) (third right) on 10th August, 2019.

  • Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa speaks during the Annual General Meeting of Tanzania Higher Learning Institution Students Organisation (TAHLISO) held at Nkrumah Hall, University of Dar es Salaam on 10th August, 2019. Second left is Executive Secretary of NACTE Dr. Adolf Rutayuga and third left is Director General of HESLB, Abdul-Razaq Badru.

  • Prime Minister Hon. Kassim Majaliwa (second right) listens to the Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa who briefs him on TCU achievements during the official opening of the 14th Higher Learning Education exhibitions held at Mnazi Mmoja grounds, Dar es Salaam. Right is the Deputy Minister of Education, Science and Technology Hon. William Tate Ole Nasha (MP).

  • Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology Hon. WilliamTate Ole Nasha (MP) and Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa in a group photo with Secondary School students who visited TCU pavilion during the 14th Higher Education exhibitions held at Mnazi Mmoja grounds, Dar es Salaam.

  • The Prime Minister Hon. Kassim Majaliwa (R) listens to an explanation from Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa (L) after the official opening of the 14th Higher Education Exhibitions held at Mnazi Mmoja grounds on 17th July, 2019. Centre is the Chairman to the Commission Prof. Jacob Mtabaji.

  • Executive Secretary of TCU Prof. Charles Kihampa (Centre) speaks to reporters during press conference in Dar es Salaam about the official opening of the 2019/2020 admission window, July 13, 2019.

  • Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Prof. James Mdoe (centre) in a group Photo with some of the Deputy Vice Chancellors and Principals of Higher Learning Education Institutions during a Dissemination Workshop on 2017/2018 Audit findings held at LAPF Building Dar es Salaam, 13th March 2019.

  • Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Prof. Joyce Ndalichako (MP) listens to an explanation from Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic of Ardhi University Prof. Gabriel Kassenga (R) during the 14th Higher Education exhibitions held at MnaziMmoja grounds, Dar es Salaam. Second right is the Chairman to the Commission Prof. Jacob Mtabaji.

  • Director of Admissions and Data Management with TCU Dr. Kokuberwa Katunzi-Mollel explain a point to Systems Developers of Higher Learning Education Institutions during a working session held at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro on 8th March 2019

  • Prime Minister Hon. Kassim Majaliwa (centre) and Deputy Minister of Education, Science and Technology Hon. William Tate Ole Nasha (MP) (third left) in a group photo with TCU officials during the official opening of the 14th High Education exhibitions held at MnaziMmoja grounds on 17th July, 2019.

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