COUNCIL APPROVES BUDGET FOR 2018
COUNCIL APPROVES $ 2,125,560 BUDGET FOR 2018
By Burhani Muhunzi, SUMAIT University
Zanzibar, Chukwani, January 24, (SUN): The SUMAIT University Council which met here recently for its ordinary meeting approved the University’s budget of $ 2,125,560 for the year 2018.
The Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor Hamed Hikmany said here AMA/Direct Aid who are the main financiers of the University will support the budget for $ 1,285,728 while $ 839,832 will be sought from internal sources.
Professor Hikmany said the major undertakings for 2018 would include the restructuring of the University and expansion of training programmes with possibility to open a campus at the sister island of Pemba.
The Acting Vice Chancellor said the meeting which was chaired by the University Council Chairman, Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Muhailan urged for the enhancement of the University promotion through various communication channels including the website.
The University has already developed an Integrated Marketing Communication Plan (IMCP) derived from the University’s Strategic Plan (2016-2020).