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HIT Online Application Guide 2024/2025


We are pleased to show the step-by-step guide on the Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) Online Application Guide for 2024/2025 admission.

HIT Online Application Guide
Join the 2024/2025 academic cohort at Harare Institute of Technology: Empowering the next generation of technology leaders.

The Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) is one of Zimbabwe’s most prominent technology-driven higher learning institutions. As the next academic year beckons, HIT has opened its doors to aspiring students from across the globe, eager to contribute to and benefit from the institution’s transformative learning environment. Both graduates and job seekers looking to further their education will find a welcoming environment that aligns with their professional aspirations.

HIT Online Application Eligibility

Local Candidates:

  • Educational Prerequisites:
    • Minimum 5 ‘O’ Level passes (grade ‘C’ or better), including Mathematics and English.
    • At least two ‘A’ Level passes
    • National Diploma (ND) or Higher National Diploma (HND) are also considered.
  • Duration:
    • 4-year full-time program for undergraduate studies
    • 2-year block release for postgraduate degrees
  • Language:
    • All courses are instructed in English.
  • Infrastructure:
    • While HIT provides extensive ICT facilities, students are encouraged to bring personal laptops or iPads to maximize the use of the institute’s Wi-Fi.

International Candidates:

  • Document Prerequisites:
    • Valid passport.
    • Completed Application Form.
    • Certificates validated by the appropriate authority
  • Educational Systems:
    • Cambridge System: Requires a minimum of five passes, including Mathematics and English. Plus, two A-Level passes in the chosen area or Nationally Accredited diplomas or HNDs
    • Matric System: Passing in Mathematics and Science Subjects A bridging course of one year may be required.
    • Other Systems: HIT assesses other educational systems on a case-by-case basis.
  • Language:
    • All courses are instructed in English.

Get more information on the HIT Admission requirements here

HIT Online Application Procedure

Online Application:

  1. Visit the HIT Application Portal.
  2. Click on ‘Online Application’.
  3. Fill out the application form diligently.
  4. Pay the requisite application fee.
  5. Upload certified PDF copies of relevant documents:
    • O-Level and A-Level Certificates
    • Birth Certificate.
    • National ID or Passport.
    • Diploma/Degree/Masters Transcript(s).
  6. Submit the online form. Note: Physical submission of the application is also required.

Physical Application:

  1. Download and print the application form.
  2. Alternatively, collect the form from HIT’s Admissions Office.
  3. Submit the completed form, ensuring it’s accompanied by:
    • Relevant certified educational documents.
    • Bank deposit slip for the application fee.

Application Fee

Local Undergraduate Applicants:

  • Amount: USD 20.00.
  • Banking Details:
    • CBZ Account Number: 02420583120037
    • Stanbic Bank ZWL: 9140003266809

International Undergraduate Applicants:

  • Amount: USD 20.00.
  • Banking Details:
    • CBZ Nostro Account Number: 03320583120047
    • Stanbic Nostro Account Number: 9140000927995

Payment can also be made on HIT’s campus at the Finance Department.

Get more information on the HIT Fees Structure here

Application Dates

Applications typically commence in mid-January each year. Lectures start in August. The closing date for late submissions is at the end of March, applicable for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.



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