VC URGES INCREASED ENROLLMENT
VC URGES FOR INCREASED ENROLLMENT
By Burhani Muhunzi, SUMAIT University
Zanzibar, Chukwani, (SUN) – The SUMAIT University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Hamed Hikmany has strongly urged for increased dynamic and aggressive efforts to market the new SUMAIT University.
In his dispatch to the members of the academic and non-academic staff, Prof. Hikmany said the marketing of the university need collaborative efforts among departments and faculties and should not be left to the Office of Public Relations alone
He said in addition to newspaper, radio and television advertising, the marketing messages should be extended to the new media including the social media, internet and mobile phones for more effectiveness adding, “Let us put this idea in practice now before it becomes too late.”.
He urged faculties and departments to organize visits in Zanzibar and the Mainland to meet prospective students as a technique to increase enrolment for the survival of the university.
The Abdulrahman Al-Sumait Memorial University (SUMAIT University) has been ranked one of the top universities in Tanzania joining other 30 universities following the July 2017 uniRank University Ranking.
According to an updated 2017 Tanzanian University Ranking (www.4icu.org/tz), SUMAIT University ranked 6th of the 31 top universities in the country based on the popularity of the universities websites
SUMAIT University offers degree programmes in Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science with Education, Bachelor of Arts with Education and Bachelor of Arts in Counseling and Psychology.