Dear Prospective Student,

Thank you for your interest in Ruaha Catholic University (RUCU) former (Ruaha University College (RUCO), Iringa.The following are the procedures for Application to Certificate, Diploma and Degree programmes at RUCU.

A: Online Application: Visit this link for online application


B: Application through post office.

The following items must accompany your application for admissions before it will be processed:

a)     Download and Complete the Application Form

b)      10,000/= non-refundable application fee for Tanzanians and U$ 30 for non-Tanzanians

c)      Certified copy of “O” Level Certificate

d)     Certified copy of “A”Level Certificate

e)      Certified copies of other Certificate(s)

f)       Medical Examination Form

g)      Two Passport-size photographs (taken within the past six months)

h)      Certified copy of Birth Certificate (affidavits are not acceptable).

i)        Award Verification Number from NACTE (Certificate) for Equivalent Applicants


Our foreign applicants are also required to submit the following additional items:

j)        5 passport-size photographs (light blue background)


Application Forms should be accompanied by a non-refundable fee of 10,000/=Tshs. or 30 USD for non-Tanzanians through Account No: 026-0000701 Tanzania Postal Bank(TPB), ACCOUNT NAME: Ruaha Catholic University.The deadline for submitting the duly filled in Application Forms is 30th August 2017 and are to be submitted to:


Admission’s Office

Ruaha CatholicUniversity(RUCU)



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An assessment of your application will be performed after all the materials have been received.



Admissions Team.