Living on and off campus

The Institute strives to maintain environment and facilities to the standard that offers convenient learning atmosphere. Institutes facilities are maintained whenever possible upgraded in line with the Institutes commitment to ISO 9001:2008 standards.

While on campus students are urged to play part to use these facilities in a manner that do not compromise optimal delivery of service by the Institute; ensure safety of the facilities and protect them from damage and misuse. Equally students are urged to behave and conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times including dressing without compromising professionalism and respect.

Allocation of accommodation

The Institute has limited on-campus accommodation facilities accommodation is therefore not guaranteed. Priority will be given to TRA staff on short courses, staff on long courses, foreign students, students with confirmed disability, and first year students from outside Dar es Salaam.


On-campus accommodation fees

This is optional subject to availability of the service. Students are thus urged to apply for accommodation and ensure they have allocated rooms before paying accommodation fees.

The applicable on campus accommodation (per semester)

·         Single occupant room: 720,000 per occupant Tanzania and EAC or US $ 1000 for Non EAC students

 ·        Double occupant rooms: 500,000 per occupant Tanzania and EAC or US $ 720 for Non EAC students

 Living Off campus

Due to limited accommodation facilities many students are staying off campus. There are hostels to let in nearby the Institute a walking distance to the campus. The Institute has agreements with some hostels where students can be booked accommodation upon request through the student affairs office.

Students living off campus have access to and are encouraged to make use of common facilities which are available in the campus such as recreation, cafeteria, sports, gymnasium, library and Wi-Fi and computing.

Provisions relating to on campus residence

On campus life is guided by By-Laws provisions related to residence. Hall residents are thus are urged to read them. These are available on the Prospectus or can be downloaded here.