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Our Faculties and Departments: The University offers a variety of programmes under three Faculties and several Departments namely:
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
The Programmes are offered for a period ranging from 1 year to 4 years.
For more information, contact us on:
The Admissions Officer
SEBASTIAN KOLOWA MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
P.O. Box 370
Lushoto, Tanga - Tanzania
Phone: +255 272 977 003
Fax +255 272 977 004
Who are we? Sebastian Kolowa Memorial University (SEKOMU) is a private University established in 2007 as Sebastian Kolowa University College (SEKUCo) under the umbrella of Tumaini University, Makumira. However, in 2012, it became a full-fledged University fully owned by the North Eastern Diocese (NED) of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT). Its core function is to provide high quality teaching, research, consultancy and outreach to local communities and the nation.
The University is located in Lushoto District, at the heart of a small village called Magamba and shares its borders with the beautiful Usambara Mountains. It has a campus in Tanga that caters for people within that region and those wishing to enjoy warm coastal temperatures.
Vision: To be a leading African institution of higher learning that fully recognizes and actively professes the human value and dignity of all social members, including people with disabilities and whereby everyone is able to learn and live in harmony with GOD, fellow human being and all creation.
Mission: Our Mission is to provide high quality university level education that produces graduates who can integrate the needs, rights and potentials of people with different abilities into a holistic perspective of life and creation in various fields of expertise, build upon traditional knowledge simultaneously as we open creative ways for new and constructive innovations.
Core Values: The University adheres to the following principles:
New Programmes Offered in 2013/14: In the academic year 2013/14 the University will launch a new unit called the Business Unit in Tanga, that will offer non-degree Programmes in Business. These are:
Our Directorates and Institutes: The University has one Directorate and two Institutes namely:
Our Directorate accommodates our recently introduced Masters of Education in Special Education (MEdSE) Programme. The Directorate and Institutes work closely with other University organs to provide tailor-made courses, consultancies, research and outreach programmes to suit you and your needs. We work closely with surrounding communities engaging in works of advocacy, awareness creation and emancipation of the least advantaged.