Mwenge Catholic University

country rank  26
world rank  11245

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University Overview

Founded in 2005, Mwenge Catholic University is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Moshi (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Kilimanjaro. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Tanzania Commission for Universities, Mwenge Catholic University (MWECAU) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Mwenge Catholic University (MWECAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Acronym MWECAU
Founded 2005
Motto Lux Mundi
Light of the World

University Location

Address PO Box 1226
Moshi (population range: 50,000-249,999)
T +255 (27) 275 4156
F +255 732 974 312

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 Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Tanzania Episcopal Conference -

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
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: Monday, 14 October 2019