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Welcome Note

Vice Chancellor

With great pleasure and gratitude, I am pleased to welcome you to our website where we believe that you will be filled in with informative, educative and attractive news regarding our University. Here, at Catholic University of Mbeya (CUoM) website, you will find information concerning various academic activities performed by our University community in terms of the programmes offered, research activities, and consultancies. By perusing in our website, rest be assured that you will enrich more your knowledge about CUoM. Through this website, it is our wish to share to our esteemed customers and stakeholders how we serve and realize our Vision and Mission.

You are welcome!

About Our University

Catholic University of Mbeya (CUoM) is a private University owned by the Tanzania Episcopal Conference (TEC). The main premises of the University are at Mwanjelwa Old Forest area (Mafiati Junction) in Mbeya City. The University has other three extensions located at Nzovwe area, Ilemi area, and New Forest area, near to Mbeya Regional Hospital.

Currently, CUoM has three Faculties offering different programmes in the level of Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate Degree and Postgraduate Diploma. These are; Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS); Faculty of Business Administration (FBA), and Faculty of Law (FoL). In future, the University is expecting to launch not only other Undergraduate Degree programmes, but also Postgraduate Degree programmes.

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The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) at its 116th meeting held on 26th October, 2023 granted approval for Catholic University College of Mbeya (CUCoM) to transform into a fully-fledged University to be known as Catholic University of Mbeya (CUoM) with effect from 1st January, 2024.

In view of that, plenary of the Tanzania Episcopal Conference, the owner, has unanimously consented and so let Catholic University of Mbeya (CUoM) commence as such with effect from 1st January, 2024.

We are located in Mbeya, the center of the southern Highlands in south-west Tanzania. The main campus is at Mafiati, crossroads B345, Mbeya Tanzania.
To remain a university that fosters holistic development of a person and respect for human diginity.
  • We are committed to being a centre of excellence in the provision of high-quality education, research, and public service.

  • Promoting the pursuit and defence of truth with transparency and honesty, and service with competence and dedication.

  • Developing a sense of caring for personal and community property.

  • A holistic development of the person by providing sound knowledge, higher analytical ability and commitment to generous service and respect to humankind.

  • i. Excellence;
  • ii. Cooperation and partnership;
  • iii. Demand-orientation;
  • iv. Innovation and creativity;
  • v. Moral integrity and willingness to serve;
  • vi. Equal opportunities.
University Top Management
Prof. Romuald Haule
Vice Chancellor
Prof. Eulalia Temba
Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs
Prof. Ernesst G. Kitindi
Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration and Finance

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