Tumaini University Makumira

country rank  7
world rank  8337

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University Overview

Established in 1997, Tumaini University Makumira is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Arusha (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Tanzania Commission for Universities, Tumaini University Makumira (TUMA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Lutheran religion. Tumaini University Makumira (TUMA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Acronym TUMA
Founded 1997
Motto Research. Teaching. Service.

University Location

Address PO Box 55, USA-RIVER
Arusha (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T +255 (27) 254 1034
F +255 (27) 254 1030

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Lutheran Christian-Lutheran Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania - www.elct.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Tumaini University Makumira's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Tanzania Commission for Universities

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019