Harare Institute of Technology

Harare Institute of Technology Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 9994

University Overview

Harare Institute of Technology world ranking was founded in 1988 and is a non-profit public higher-education school located in Harare’s urban setting (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Harare Institute of Technology world ranking (HIT) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Zimbabwean higher education school that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education of Zimbabwe. Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), and bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 32-year-old Zimbabwean higher-education institution has a strict admission process based on past academic performance and ratings. This Zimbabwean higher education school is somewhat selective, with admission rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. HIT also provides students with a library, lodging, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Harare Institute of Technology Ranking

University Identity

Name Harare Institute of Technology
Acronym HIT
Founded 1988
Motto Success through innovation
Colours Blue and golden yellow

University Location

Address Ganges Road, Belvedere Harare Harare Zimbabwe
Tel +263 (4) 741422-36
Fax +263 (4) 741406

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Ganges Road Belvedere 2nd Floor East Wing Administration Block Harare 7410422-34

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Southern African Regional Universities Association (SARUA) World Technopolis Association (WTA) Association of African Universities (AAU)

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