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The University is committed to produce graduates who are educated, competent and socially responsible citizens, with commitment to work for the benefit of their countrymen and women. It will emphasize professional excellence, moral integrity, and transparency


Welcome to the Mwenge Catholic University [MWECAU] Alumni Association web page. This web page offers members information and news and a means to network with each other, allows all SJTC/MWUCE/MWECAU Alumni to become members, and much more.

Your Community, your memories, your University life will remain tied forever to your fellow Alums. Becoming a MWECAU Alumni is more than getting connected to where you belong, is becoming the part of your future.

Our Purpose
The purpose of the Mwenge Catholic University [MWECAU] Alumni Association is to actively support the mission and educational objectives of SJTTC/MWUCE/MWECAU and to maintain a lasting relationship with its alumni.

 Our Objectives

  • Promote the interest of SJTTC/MWUCE/MWECAU, its alumni and the community.
  • Organize networking events for alumni, students, and faculty, staff and community members.
  • Serve as an advisory and resource group to MWECAU Community.

Active Members
Active members are those who have contributed and paid their annual contributions. In order to become an active member, a member is requested to deposit an annual contribution of not less than 10, 000/.

Pending Members

These are registered members who have pledged their contributions and are still in the process to deposit them to the Alumni Account.

Friends of MWECAU Alumni Association

We welcome friends from all over the world who would like to become friends of the MWECAU Alumni Association; such friends would be spouses, friends, parents, sponsors, co-workers of a MWECAU alumni or any person who wishes to become a friend of the Association.

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University History Since 2001

We have, We are and We shall train graduates who are the Lighting of the World

Our History

Mwenge Catholic University (MWECAU) was established in 2005.  The University was formally known as Mwenge University College of Education (MWUCE). Historically the University was started as a teacher Training college in 2001 known as St. Joseph’s Teachers Training College. The University is owned by Tanzania Episcope Conference (TEC) with an open access and equal opportunity to Students and staff of different faiths and backgrounds. Since its establishment as a teacher training college, the University has been involved in active academic, research and community engagement efforts to fulfill its mandate as a distinguished academic institution as well responding to the government policy of expanding education facilities and training to private sector in Tanzania. Indeed, the University was opened in response to government requests for the quantity and quality expansion of secondary and higher education in the country. When St. Joseph’s Teacher Training College was opened its focus was on training secondary school science teachers on the diploma level.