Kaimu Kamanda wa Polisi Mkoa wa Arusha, ACP Koka Moita (Kulia) akionesha mfano wa kunawa kwenye mashine maalumu ( No- Touch Hand Wash Machine) aliyokabidhiwa kwa Jeshi la Polisi Mkoa wa Arusha na Kaimu Mkuu wa Chuo cha Ufundi Arusha (ATC), Dkt. Musa N. Chacha (Kushoto) ikiwa ni kuungana na Serikali katika mapambano dhidi ya kuenea kwa Virusi vya Corona- Covid 19. Mashine hii Maalumu imebuniwa na kutengenezwa na Chuo cha Ufundi Arusha
Waziri wa Elimu, Sayansi na Teknolojia, Mhe. Prof. Joyce Ndalichako (kushoto) akiongozana na Mwenyekiti wa Kamati ya Kudumu ya Bunge ya Huduma na Maendeleo ya Jamii Mhe. Peter Serukamba (katika) alipotembelea na kukagua Miradi ya Maendeleo katika Chuo cha Ufundi Arusha (ATC). Kulia ni Kaimu Mkuu wa Chuo cha Ufundi Arusha, Dkt. Musa N. Chacha
Mwenyekiti wa Kamati ya Kudumu ya Bunge ya Huduma na Maendeleo ya Jamii Mhe. Peter Serukamba (aliyekaa katikati) akiwa kwenye picha ya pamoja na Mawaziri wanaosimamia Elimu, wajumbe wa Kamati anayoisimamia, Menejinenti na Watumishi Chuo cha Ufundi Arusha (ATC) wakati walipotembelea kukagua miradi ya elimu inayotekelezwa
Student Practical Work on Plumbing
Automotive Engineering Students in Practical Session
The Acting Rector of Arusha Technical College, Dr. Musa N. Chacha (Center) gives his opening remarks during the the ATC Workers' Council Annual meeting held on 21st February, 2020 at ATC Board Room. Others in the photo are Dr. Erick V. Mgaya (left), the Deputy Rector, Administration, Finance and Planning and Mr. Idd Chodas (right), the secretary to the Council.
Modern Machine for Practical Training at Mechanical Engineering workshop.
Deputy Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. William Ole Nasha (MP) (left) together with Norwegian Ambassador to Tanzania, H.E Elisabeth Jacobsen (Center) during the inauguration of Kikuletwa Renewable Energy and Research Center held on 17th January, 2020. Other in the photo is the Hai District Commissioner, Hon. Lengai ole Sabaya.

Accommodations

Currently the College has two hostels of which one is for male and the other is for female students capable of accommodating 348 and 260 students respectively. Further, the College is constructing a new hostel with accommodation capacity of 200 students.

Cafeteria Service

The College has a cafeteria, which has a capacity of approximately 500 people at a time. Services provided by the cafeteria include meals for students and other customers holding seminars or meetings within the College premises. In compliance with the policy of public-private-partnership, the college has subcontracted cafeteria services to a Private Service provider for effective and efficient operation.

 

Recreation services

Various recreational facilities in the proximity of the College play grounds, allow ample opportunity for sports and games for the student. This aims at contributing to social development of students. Such services include TV, video show and sports. There is a broad range of sports including football, basketball, volleyball, netball, and athletics to mention a few.

 STUDENTS ORGANIZATION OF ARUSHA TECHNICAL COLLEGE

BARAZA LA MAWAZIRI 2015/2016

VIONGOZI WA JUU

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

PIUS PAULO

RAIS

SHAHADA

0767/0714/0782508740

2

MAXIMILIAN NICAS

MAKAMU WA RAIS

STASHAHADA

0786913442

3

KULWA JOSEPH

WAZIRI MKUU

SHAHADA

0684064333

4

JOSHUA KUSAGA

KATIBU MKUU

STASHAHADA

0653244760

OFISI YA SPIKA WA BUNGE

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

KHAMIS SHABAN MRISHO

SPIKA WA BUNGE

STASHAHADA

0787865484

2

ISSA BANDOLA

NAIBU SPIKA

STASHAHADA

0652745645

3

REVOCATUS COSTANTINE METHOD

KATIBU WA BUNGE

STASHAHADA

0653392439

1. WIZARA YA ELIMU

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

JAPHET MJEE

WAZIRI

SHAHADA

0764039961

2

FREDRICK PASCHAL

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0659125049

3

JOANITHA  MJUNGI

KATIBU

STASHAHADA

0762481917

 2. WIZARA YA KATIBA NA SHERIA

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

PRAYGOD LYIMO

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0713931468

2

YOHANNES MAIGE

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0717909239

3. WIZARA YA AFYA, MAZINGIRA NA MALAZI

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

ELIAMINI MGONJA

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0718444568

2

VICTORIA BENDERA

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0717144882

3

SAYUN G. STANSLAUS

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0713500637

 4. WIZARA YA HABARI NA MICHEZO

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

JAMARY JAMES

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0762434566

2

MUNGE KUHOKA

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0767674799

3

PETER MPINA

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0656591298

5. WIZARA YA STAREHE NA BURUDANI

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

RAMADHANI ZUBERI

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0659765936

2

VIVIAN MCHAU

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0766991723

3

SAID M. CHIMBAMIZUNGU

KATBU

SHAHADA

0719348900

6. WIZARA YA UCHUMI, MIPANGO NA FEDHA

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

MAKWEBA JAMES

WAZIRI

SHAHADA

0753049407

2

WIBORADA MALIKI

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0765337005

3

JACOB MWITA

KATBU

SHAHADA

0785342847

7. WIZARA YA CHAKULA

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

HERRI MAGLAN

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0766075174

2

ROSE KIMARIO

NAIBU WAZIRI

SHAHADA

0765685685

3

ANETH CHOTO

KATBU  (1)

STASHAHADA

0765037941

4

FIDELIS MACHOTE

KATIBU (2)

STASHAHADA

0715658383

8. WIZARA YA UHUSIANO, URATIBU NA KERO

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

GRATION KAILEMBO

WAZIRI

SHAHADA

0715204410

2

JACKLINE APOLINARY MUSHI

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0753352785

9. WIZARA YA NIDHAMU NA MAADILI

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

ROMANUS JOHN

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0713872944

2

JUMA CHIMWAGA

KATBU

SHAHADA

0684810993

10. WIZARA YA DHARURA MARIDHIANO NA AMANI

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

FRANSISCO F. LUKANDIKIJA

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0717143499

2

ABDALLAH NASSORO

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0763078982

 11. WIZARA YA ULINZI NA USALAMA

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

SOPHIA YOHANA

WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0765636790

2

WANDIGI MAGIGE

NAIBU WAZIRI

STASHAHADA

0752852458

3

CRINUS NESTORY

KATBU

STASHAHADA

0753781189

BLOCK MANAGERS-BM

S/N

JINA

HOSTEL NO.

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

VUMILIA DICKSON

1

STASHAHADA

0755521244

2

LEONARD BAITU

2

SHAHADA

0765119427

3

PAULINA LYANGA

3 (GREEN HOUSE)

STASHAHADA

0715159828

BARAZA LA WANAWAKE (WRC)

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

ESTHER  PAUL NDIMILA

MWENYEKITI BARAZA LA WANAWAKE

STASHAHADA

0753215844

OFISI YA RAIS

S/N

JINA

WADHIFA

PROGRAM

MAWASILIANO

1

FADHILI MNGAZIJA

MSHAURI WA RAIS(1)

SHAHADA

0717933570

2

JOHN PETRO

MSHAURI WA RAIS(2)

STASHAHADA

0763078982

 

Establishment of the Arusha Technical College (ATC)

The College was established in 1978 jointly by the Governments of the United Republic of Tanzania and Germany also known as FRG-Federal Republic of Germany “West Germany”, under the name of the Technical College Arusha (TCA).The College is located at the Central Business District of the Arusha City which is the Northern Tanzania’s centre of agriculture, commerce, trade and tourism.Arusha City is also the Head Quarter of the East Africa Community and is the central point in Africa between Cape Town and Cairo.It is surrounded by famous mountains such as Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru. In addition, it is the door to the world’s great wildlife refuges including Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti and Tarangire. All these make the location of the College an ideal place for studying.

Part of the responsibilities of ATC at the time of its inception was to train technicians for three years to the level of the Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in the fields of Automotive Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering,Transport Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. In March 2007, the name changed to the Arusha Technical College (ATC) through the Arusha Technical College Establishment Order No. 78 as enabled by the NACTE Act No. 9 of 1997.This Establishment Order granted autonomy and elevated the status of the College to a higher tertiary education institution. Following elevation of the status of the College to a higher tertiary education institution and grant of autonomy, the College introduced award of the Ordinary Diploma in the above mentioned programmes and introduced more Ordinary Diploma and Certificate awards in various professions namely: Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering; Civil and Irrigation Engineering, Auto electric and Electronics Engineering, Laboratory Sciences and Technology, Lapidary & Jewelry Technology,Computer Science and Information Technology. Moreover, the College also introduced Bachelor’s degree programme in Civil and irrigation engineering.The College is planning to introduce new programmes namely; Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, Bachelor of Laboratory Science and Technology and Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics. Others are Diploma programmes in Clinical laboratory science technology, Multimedia technology and Heavy Duty Equipment Technology.The College is also planning to establish Diploma in Science with Education.

Legally the College is registered (REG/EOS/004) and accredited by the National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) to train technicians and engineers (NTAs 4-8). The College is also registered by Vocational Education Training Authority (VETA) to train artisans (NVAs 1-3). Currently, the College is undergoing both administrative and Academic transformations to match with its new structure, roles and functions. The expectations and aspirations of Tanzanians towards ATC are very high as expressed in the National Technical Education and Training Policy of 1996, National Higher Education Policy of 1999 and Tanzania Development Vision 2025 of 1999. The ultimate goal is to transform ATC to a centre of excellence that provides a national and international high-level human resource through exemplary competence based Technical Education and Training.

ATC boasts an established reputation as an institution that is widely acclaimed by industry for producing work-ready, competent graduates who can meet the demands of the employers. ATC takes pride in the high employability of her graduates and the appreciations expressed by employers for the excellent quality and relevance of her academic programmes and so ATC seeks to continuously to upgrade support to her students. This Prospectus therefore, describes the main features of the ATC in line with the customers’ and stakeholders’ interest. It provides an Outline of academic programmes. It gives important information on the basic requirements, procedures and regulations to be met for one to get admission and graduate at the College, course programmes,course duration and other necessary information.

The Major Roles and Functions of ATC

The main functions of ATC as stipulated in the Establishment Order No. 78 of March 2007 are as follows:
(a) To provide facilities for study and training in engineering and technology development, and such other related disciplines as the College may from time to time decide;
(b) To conduct training programmes in the disciplines specified in (a) above;
(c) To engage in research and development in the disciplines specified in (a) above and use the results for improving the training programmes of the College;
(d) To provide consultancy services to the Government, Parastatal bodies or industries and the private sector;
(e) To sponsor, arrange or provide facilities for conferences and seminars;
(f) To conduct examinations and grant awards of ATC as approved by the National Council for Technical Education;
(g) To arrange for publication and general dissemination of material produced in connection with the work and activities of the College;
(h) To establish and foster closer cooperation with the universities, technical colleges and other institutions of higher education and to promote international cooperation with similar institutions; and
(i) To do all such acts and things and enter into all such contracts and transactions as are in the opinion of the Governing Board expedient or necessary for the proper and efficient discharge of the functions of the College.