Gender equality specialist from ISTEP project Ms.Cecilia Rgimbana(Fifth from left) in a group photo with Arusha Technical College Staff after a two days workshop on Gender issues under ISTEP project in collaboration with ATC
Administration Block
Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Prof. Joyce Ndalichako (MP) at ATC Booth during TCU exhibition 2018
Deputy Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. William Tate Ole Nasha (MP) receives brief information about Mechanical workshop from workshop manager, Mr. Hamis Mwahu
Mechanical Engineering Student in Practical session in Machine shop
Automotive workshop
A group photo with the Royal Norwegian Ambassador to Tanzania, H.E Elizabeth Jacobsen ( 4th from right ) after familiarization Tour to ATC and Kikuletwa Renewable Energy Training Center
Arusha Technical College in Collaboration with Netherlands senior experts (PUM) and Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA) has inaugurated Solar Training Center which will be used to train Artisans in the Solar installation nd offer services and consultancy to the society

Objectives of Industrial Practical Training

The main objective of IPT is to promote the development of appropriate technology that meets national, regional and international needs through skills and practical-oriented training, research and consultancy. Specific objectives for IPT are to:
(a)Expose students to the work and its environment related to their profession
(b)Provide opportunities for students to acquire working experience in an industry/organization related to their field of study
(c)Assist the students to practise lifelong learning when they return to the College
(d)Train students to interact and communicate effectively at every level in the working situation
(e)Train students to write technical reports after they have undergone the IPT
(f) Develop group work camaraderie
(g)Appreciate and internalize professional ethics
(h)Develop collaborations between the College and the industry

Members of the Industrial Liaison Office

Head of Industrial Liaison Office
W.F. Msuya   
MSc. Computer Science (Aberystwyth Wales – UK), M.Phil.
Polymer Technology (Hong Kong), B.Sc. Eng. (HONS)
(UDSM), Cert. Adv. Prof. Training – Auto (FRG). Certificate
(Instructional Skills) (Camosun College) Canada

Deputy head of Industrial Liaison Office
Peter B. Kaaya   
MBA (Information Technology Management) Coventry
University- UK, Adv. Diploma in Information Technology
(IAA), Cert. (Instructional Skills)- Camosun-ATC.


The College Library

The College has a modest library with Internet facilities. The library has a seating capacity of 100 persons at a time, 8000 volumes and in addition to that there are 7000 volumes in the Satellite Libraries in various Departments making a total of 15,000 volumes.

The library activities are geared towards supporting the teaching, learning, research and recreational activities of the College. Its collection is diversified in scope reflecting all the subjects taught in the Automotive, Civil, Electrical, Transportation and Mechanical Engineering Departments as well as Mathematics, Physics, Political education, Communication skills and workshop Management.  The collection also includes material on sports and other various recreational activities going on at the college.

Studying is taking place in the library


The library may be accessible to all teaching staff, all registered students, administrative staff members and other employees of the College. All people allowed to use the library are required to abide with the library regulations. All books may be borrowed with the exception of works of reference and special materials in demand.

Head of the Library section:

W. Kamleka  Diploma in Library studies and Documentation (SLADS-Bagamoyo), F.T.C. in Electrical Engineering (T.C.A)

Deputy Head of Library Section:

T. Barongo (Mrs)Diploma in Library studies and Documentation (SLADS-Bagamoyo), Certificate in Librarianship (SLADS – DSM)

M. Makumullo    Library Assistant Grade II, Certificatein Librarianship (SLADS – DSM)

D. Bill Kazi         Diploma in Library Studies and Documentation (SLADS-Bagamoyo)

Judith R. Mwase  Diploma in Library and information Study (SLADS)