70 Applicants Called For Interview 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.
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.
The vision of ATC is to be a Premier provider of demand driven Training, Research and consultancy through Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for sustainable development.
The mission of ATC is to provide competence-based Technical Education & Training and carry out research and consultancy in Science and Technology and Innovation (STI) sustainable development.
Accountability and honesty
Service to community
Freedom and responsibility
Mutual respect and unity of purpose
Excellence in performance