Karume Institute of Science and Technology Zanzibar Prospectus for 2018 - 2019

 Table of Contents

1.0        ORGANISATION OF KARUME INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY   1

1.1         MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNING COUNCIL. 1

1.2         INSTITUTE MANAGEMENT TEAM... 2

1.3         HEADS OF DEPARTMENT.. 3

1.3.3    HEADS OF ACADEMIC UNIT.. 4

1.3.4    HEADS OF NON-ACADEMIC DEPARTMENT.. 5

2.0        Introduction to Karume Institute of Science and Technology  6

2.1      Location of the Institute. 6

2.2      Background of the Institute. 6

2.3     Organisation structure. 7

2.3.1     The Council 7

2.3.2     Advisory Committees. 7

2.3.3  The Secretariat. 8

2.4     Vision. 8

2.5     Mission. 8

2.6     Values. 8

3.0        Organization Structure. 10

4.0       Programmes Offered. 11

4.1     Bachelor degree. 11

4.2    Ordinary Diploma Programmes. 11

4.3    Computer Applications. 12

4.4    Vocational Education and Training (NVTA level 2). 12

5.0        Admission Regulations. 13

5.1      Minimum entry qualifications for NTA - 4. 13

5.2     Other Important Information Related to Admission. 13

6.0     Fees. 15

6.1      Government sponsored students contribution. 15

7.0       Institute Departments. 20

7.1       Civil and Transportation Engineering Department. 20

7.2        Mechanical and Automotive Engineering Department. 27

7.3        Electrical Engineering Department. 44

7.4       Electronics & Telecommunications, and Computer Engineering Department  52

7.5        General Studies. 66

8            Grading System... 83

8.1    Grading system and score range. 83

8.2.   Computation of the Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA)  85

9       STRUCTURE OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMME. 85

9.1     Overall Structure. 85

9.2     Curriculum Overview.. 85

9.3     Mode of Training. 86

9.4     Examinations. 86

10.0        ACADEMIC CALENDAR.. 88

11.0        STUDENT EXAMINATIONS RULES AND REGULATIONS. 90

11.1        INTRODUCTION.. 90

11.2      DEFNITIONS. 90

11.3      EXAMINATIONS REGULATIONS AND SCOPE. 92

11.4      ADMISSION TO EXAMINATIONS. 92

11.5      NOTICE OF EXAMINATION ADMISSION.. 93

11.6      EXAMINATIONS AND TIMETABLES. 94

11.7      EXAMINATION VENUE REGULATIONS. 96

11.8      POWERS OF INVIGILATORS. 100

11.9      PASS REQUIREMENTS. 101

11.10     PUBLICATION OF RESULTS. 101

11.11      EXAMINATION ENQUIRIES. 102

11.12     PROGRESS FROM ONE ACADEMIC LEVEL TO THE NEXT ACADEMIC LEVEL. 103

11.13      PROGRESS FROM CURRENT LEVEL TO THE NEXT LEVEL OF AWARD   104

11.14     POSTPONEMENT OF STUDIES. 105

12.0      HOSTEL REGULATIONS. 106

12.1     Introduction. 106

12.2     General Information. 106

12.3     Hostel Rules. 109

12.4     Disciplinary Actions. 113

12.5     Hostel Visiting Hours for Visitors. 114

12.6     Addendum... 114

ESTABLISHMENT ORDER OF KARUME INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY   116

ACT, NO.2 OF 2009. 116

PART I 117

PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS. 117

PART II 118

ESTABLISHMENT OF THE INSTITUTE. 118

PART III 121

ADMINISTRATION OF THE INSTITUTE. 121