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CALL FOR SCHOLARSHIPS YEAR TWO: Intra-Africa Academic mobility Project: - Collaborative training in fisheries and aquaculture in East, Central and Southern Africa (COTRA)

The EU under its Intra-Africa Academic Mobility Scheme, has provided funding to support training of graduate students in African universities. In this mobility programme five African partner institutions and one EU Technical partner will collaborate in the training of professionals to achieve sustainable fisheries management and aquaculture...

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Model Training Farm Updates

The development of Model Training Farm is deeply rooted in Mwalimu JK Nyerere’s speech that he gave  on 26th September 1984, during inauguration of SUA, he said and we quote “Thus, the main objective of this University is not abstract research, or the training of academics who can write learned treatises’. Certainly we hope that it will do those...

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The 15th College of Agriculture Board meeting

The 15th College of Agriculture Board meeting was held on Friday 23rd August 2019 at the African Seed Health Centre in the main campus. The Board received, considered and approved even semeters results. This was the first meeting of the new CoA board for the triennum that commenced on 1st July 2019.  

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Mtibwa Sugar Managing Director visits College of Agriculture

On Wednesday 28th August 2019, the Managing Director of Mtibwa Sugar Company, Mr Stan Rau  and his team of farm managers visited SUA and held talks with SUA Management led by the Vive Chancellor, Prof. Raphael Chibunda, DVC Academic Prof. Peter Gillah and DVC administration and Finance, Prof. Eng. Frederick Kahimba. The team visited various units...

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College of Agriculture and TARI to open up collaborations

On 21st August 2019, the Principal of College of Agriculture, Prof Maulid Mwatawala, CoA Field Practical Coordinator, Dr Anthony Sangeda and Dr. George Tryphone of Department of Crop Science and Horticulture, visited the Tanzania Agriculture Training Institute (TARI) headquaters at Makutupora, Dodoma. The SUA team met with TARI Director General Dr...

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College of Agriculture conducts 12th special academic committee meeting

The College of Agriculture Academic Committe held its 12th special meeting on Monday 19th August 2019, at the African Seed Health Center, in the main campus. The committee received, considered and approved examination results for even semesters, and recommended the same to the CoA Board. This was a first meeting for the newly constituted...

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College of Agriculture joins SUA community to welcome the South African President His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa

On Friday 16th August 2019 ,The College of Agriculture joined SUA Vice Chancellor Prof Raphael Chibunda, staff and community to welcome the South African President His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa, who visited the former Solomon Mahlangu Freedom College (SOMAFCO) at Mazimbu (now Solomon Mahlangu College of Science and Education of SUA). President...

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Working tour in Katavi Region

The Principal of College of Agriculture, Prof Maulid Mwatawala accompanied the Vice Chancellor Prof Raphael Chibunda and Director of Undergraduate Studies Dr Suzana Augustino on a working tour of Katavi Region. On Saturday 10th August 2019, the team met the former Prime Minister Hon. Mizengo Pinda at Kibaoni village, Mlele District.     Also present...

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CoA is proud to be part of Nane nane 2019 SUA winning team

Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) emerged second overall winner of this year’s Eastern zone Nane nane shows in Morogoro. SUA emerged second winner under the category of higher learning and vocational training institutions in National Nane nane shows in Simiyu. College of Agriculture (CoA) is very proud of this achievement. The Principal of...

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College of Agriculture in 2019 National Nane Nane shows in Simiyu

College of Agriculture (CoA) is well represented in this year’s National Nane nane shows in Simiyu. Departments of Crop Science and Horticulture, Soil and Geological Sciences, Animal, Aquaculture and Range Sciences and Department of Food Technology Nutrition and Consumer Sciences joined other University units in Simiyu. They are displaying...

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College of Agriculture is ready for 2019 Nane Nane exhibitions

All six departments of the college will participate in this year’s Zonal and National Nane nane shows scheduled to start tomorrow in Simiyu and Morogoro Regions respectively.  College of Agriculture (CoA) will showcase technologies on seed quality testing, bio processing and value addition, soil analysis, feed and fodder production, horticulture...

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College of Agriculture participates in a meeting between SUA and Korean Valuation Association (KVA)

On Tuesday 30th July 2019, The College of Agriculture participated in a meeting between SUA and Korean Valuation Association (KVA) to discuss establishment of food processing research and development center in Tanzania. The meeting was also attended by stakeholders from Embassy of Tanzania in Seoul Korea, Ministry of Finance and Economic...

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Department of Engineering Sciences and Technology to host KFW funded Msc. in Irrigation Engineering and Management

Call for Applications from Students in the East African Community (EAC) to pursue KFW funded Masters Scholarships Opening date: 5th July 2019Closing date: 1st August 2019, 17:00 hours, East Africa Time For learn more on this scholarship and    how to apply   Click Here ...

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CoA joins University units to celebrate the end of public service week

On 22nd June 2019, College of Agriculture (CoA), joined other university units to celebrate the end of public service week by cleaning the roadsides from SUA main gate to the “Kambarage” round about. All the six CoA Departments were actively in the event. Following photos shows the highlight  ...    

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CALL FOR APPLICATION: International Training Course on Taxonomy and Systematics of African Pollinator Flies

The Royal Museum for Central Africa - BelgiumThe Entomology Section  Sokoine University of Agriculture - TanzaniaTraining course in taxonomy and systematics of African pollinating fliesOrganized at the Sokoine Pest Management Centre, Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA)Session 2019Call for applications for 12 scholarships Opening and...

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CoA principal attends Iftar dinner hosted by SUA Management

On Friday31st May 2019, Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) Vice Chancellor, Prof. Raphael Chibunda and his management, hosted iftaar to the muslim community on campus. The Principal of College of Agriculture (CoA) Prof. Maulid Mwatawala attended the event that took place in the Multipurpose hall in the main campus.  

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College of Agriculture Board Meeting, 29th May 2019

College of Agriculture Board meet regularly every quarter to discuss and approves various matters of interest concerning College pf Agriculture . This quarters meeting was held on May 29, 2019 in the Department of Engineering Sciences and Technologies Conference room at SUA Main Campus whereby matters from March to June 2019 were discussed.  The...

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Prof Dr.  Detlef Müller-Mahn from University of Bonn, Germany Visits CoA

On Wednesday 22nd  May 2019, Prof Dr.  Detlef Müller-Mahn from University of Bonn, Germany visited CoA and held a short discussion with the Principal Prof. Maulid Mwatawala. They covered various areas of possible collaborations in the future between SUA and Uni-Bonn, in the field of agriculture and related sectors

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Position and perspective of CoA on Agroecology Training, Research and Outreach

Ambassador of France to Tanzania  His Excellency Frédéric Clavier visited SUA on 21st      May 2019 and among other things, participated in a workshop on agroecology.  Also present were FAO country representative Mr Fed Kafeero and SWISSAD Country Representative Mr Blaise Burnier, Regional Representative of the French Institute of Research for...

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Kilombero Sugar Company Ltd (KSCL) visits College of Agriculture

Talks with officials and students on opportunities which can be explored by both by SUA and KSCL including:  Research and development  Bursary scheme to students offered by KSCL  Management Trainee Programme  Field Practical Training  Employment opportunities  Volunteering opportunities Students under College of Agriculture listening to a...

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College of Agriculture participation at Sokoine Memorial Week Exhibitions

Sokoine Memorial week to remember the life and legacy of Hon. Edward Moringe Sokoine, the former Prime Minister of the United Republic of Tanzania who passed away on 12th  April 1984 was held from 9th to 12th April 2019 at Sokoine University of Agriculture main campus. College of Agriculture is among the unit which participated and exhibited...

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Prof. Sebastian Chenyambuga professorial Inauguration lecture

On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, Prof. Sebastian W. Chenyambuga from the Department of Animal, Aquaculture and Range Sciences of Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) successfully delivered his Professorial Inaugural Lecture titled “Development of sustainable Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis Niloticus) culture for improved food security and poverty...

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TADB and SUA exchange partnership agreement

Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank (TADB) and Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) has entered a Memorandum of Understanding of cooperation in capacity building and research and development. The MoU will facilitate collaboration in the development and implementation of capacity building programmes for smallholder farmers, medium and large scale...

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Stakeholders Strategic Partnerships Conference & Exhibition

The College of Agriculture of the Sokoine University of Agriculture is organising a two-day Win-Win Strategic Partnerships Conference and Exhibition from 27to 28th February 2017 at the Main Campus of the Sokoine University of Agriculture in Morogoro. Click here for more...

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Call for Papers: Tanzania Journal of Agricultural Sciences (TAJAS).

Tanzania Journal of Agricultural Sciences  (TAJAS) invites Academicians/Researchers/Postgraduate students to submit original scientific articles (occasionally invited review articles are published) in all scientific fields, especially agriculture, food, aquaculture and agricultural mechanization  for the year 2016/2017. TAJAS promises quick review of...

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First batch of 2016/17 postgraduate candidates admitted at SUA.

Following are the first batch of a list of names of postgraduate candidates selected to join various programmes at SUA in the academic year 2016/2017.Click here to download the list.

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Call for applications into undergraduate programmes for academic year 2016/2017

Sokoine University of Agriculture invites Applications from qualified Tanzanians and non-Tanzanians for admission to the Degree, Diploma and Certificate programmes offered by the University in the academic year 2016/2017.Applicants who have completed “A” level education and qualify to apply for degree programmes (Direct Entry Scheme) shall apply...

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