Harare Institute of Technology

country rank  8
world rank  10152

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University Overview

Established in 1988, Harare Institute of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Harare (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Zimbabwe, Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 31 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Zimbabwean higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym HIT
Founded 1988
Motto Success through innovation
Colours Blue and golden yellow

University Location

Address Ganges Road, Belvedere
Harare (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Harare
Zimbabwe
T +263 (4) 741422-36
F +263 (4) 741406

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Ganges Road Belvedere 2nd Floor East Wing Administration Block
Harare
+263 7410422-34

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Zimbabwe


Year of first Accreditation

2005


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Zimbabwe Council on Higher Education (ZimCHE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA)
  • World Technopolis Association (WTA)
  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019