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August 2018 Intake


Admission into The Undergraduate Bachelor of Technology (Honours) Degree in Materials Technology and Engineering



B Tech (Hons) Degree in Materials Technology and Engineering (Conventional)

Applications are invited for admission into Part 1 of the B Tech (Hons) Degree in Materials Technology and Engineering Programme. Candidates should possess:

At least 2 ‘A’ Level passes in Mathematics and Chemistry/Physics or any other equivalent subject


A National Diploma (ND) in Materials Technology and Engineering or its equivalent plus two years post qualification experience


A Higher National Diploma (HND) in Materials Technology and Engineering or its equivalency.



Materials Technology and Engineering is an interdisciplinary branch of engineering that involves the processing, synthesis, modification, selection, and application of engineering materials to meet the specific functions in our diverse society. The field is concerned with the design, manufacture, and use of all classes of materials (including metals, ceramics, composites, semi-conductors, polymers, and biomaterials) to address key national economic issues such as energy, mining, agriculture, environmental, health and manufacturing. The unique HIT Materials Technology and Engineering programme produces cadres with the ability to develop new materials and improve existing processes for producing materials to achieve better utilization and beneficiation of resources.


Graduate Proficiencies

On completion of the programme graduates should be able to :-


Career Prospects


How to apply


The completed form should be accompanied by certified copies of the following:

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Friday, 27 July 2018 at 1600hrs. Late applications will be considered up to Friday, 10 August 2018 upon payment of a late application fee of US$50.00.


For further enquiry contact:

The Assistant Registrar-Admissions
Harare Institute of Technology
P O Box BE 277

Tel: 0242 741422-24, 0242 741426-33, 0242 741435-36

E-mail:  admissions@hit.ac.zw