Over the years, the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) had been transferring students wishing to transfer their credits from one university to another and from one programme to another. In the process, TCU observed a breach of quality assurance guidelines in the current credit transfer procedures because such procedures did lack a provision for quality control mechanisms.
According to Section 5(1) (f) the Universities Act Cap.346 grants the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) the mandate to establish transfer procedures for students wishing to transfer from one university to another and from one programme to another. It is in this regard that the Commission is issuing these guidelines in a manner that brings harmony and hereby promotes the quality assurance of higher education system in the country. Read more in the document below.