The College application process in Tanzania is very challenging especially when applying for the first-time, sometimes you might find yourself applying for the College that your admission points don’t fit with and for that reason your applications to that particular College may not be accepted.
Therefore, all applicants are advised to carefully read the TCU admission guidebook for the 2020/2021 academic year before applying to any college.
Once the selection results have been revealed and you have not been selected for admission please don’t give up, there will be a second-round application window for you to resend your application. Here are the things you should do that will help you to successfully secure your admission for the first round or even another upcoming round.
What to do if you have not been selected during the first-round application? ( Tips to win second round selection)
Apply for second round Admission
Sometimes you might not be selected during the first round application window, This could be due to a couple of reasons such as competition, Failure to meet the Minimum Institutional Admission Points, competition, incomplete applications, failure to meet the deadline, and your admission might sometimes be rejected, then applying for the second round application will be a good idea.
Please don’t panic, because you are not alone, there are a number of applicants being rejected every year. What you have to do right now is to make sure you know the reason for why your admission has been rejected and after you have successfully identified the reason for your applications being rejected , then you will be ready to apply for the second-round application window.
At this time, you will already know your decision whether to send your application to the same college or to the different College, then you can choose to reapply with the new course or the different course.
Remember that: before sending your applications for a second round you are required to familiarize yourself with the TCU admission guidebook for the 2020/2021 academic year. This is one of the best secrets to win your admission during the second-round application window unless otherwise your applications will also be rejected again and again.
Reapply with a different course
Sometimes it happens the college course you have applied for is more competitive and there are many applicants with higher points than yours have applied on the same course you have applied, as a result of competition and due to your low Admission Points for that particular course and the Course selection priority you have set when sending your online applications, It can lead to your admission being rejected by the college.
Therefore, it is strongly advised to read the TCU admission guide book carefully and check for the Minimum Institutional Admission Points and Institutional admission capacity so that you can sort out other courses with higher admission capacity with low Admission Points before reapplying.
Try to apply to a different college
Now you have made a decision to send your application for a second-round admission window to a different College. When your applications have been rejected due to various reasons such as competition or Failure to meet the Minimum Institutional Admission Points. It is better to send your application to a different College, with a low competition to increase the chance of being selected for the second round. Before sending your application, please consider reviewing the TCU admission guide book So that you can discover other available colleges (non-competitive colleges) that also provide the same course of your interest, with the same fees structure.
You can Apply for a diploma college instead.
Some applicants find themselves applying for a degree program while their points are very low for a degree program. Instead it is better they should apply for a diploma program instead. There are numerous good diploma programs out there, You can just go to The National Council for Technical Education (NACTE) website and check for the list of NACTE Registered and Accredited Institutions in 2020.
Likewise, there are a wide range of programs from Science and Allied Technologies, Health and Allied Sciences Programs, Teacher Education programs and business, Tourism and Planning. You can take the review on NACTE admission Guidebook for more details about the programs and colleges in general.