About School

The School of Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE) is the newly established School in the State University of Zanzibar. It is the result of upgrading the Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) established in 2004 following the University restructuring project started in 2012. Currently, SCOPE headquarters is located along the Vuga Road at Mnazi Mmoja within the Old Stone Town of Zanzibar.

SCOPE focuses on providing training for Endless Education and Expertise in various fields with a view to promoting talent for a society that is moving around at different levels. There is short training from one day to six months and a long term from one year and continuing at the level of certificate and diploma.

School Departments


Academic Programmes

Non-Degree programmes

àCertificate in Computing Technology (CCT)

àCertificate in Library and Information Studies (CLIS)

àDiploma in Library and Information Studies (DLIS)


Short Course programmes

àComputer Application courses

àBasic computer courses

àLanguage courses

àMinute Taking and Writing Skills

àCustomer Care services

àInformation Ethics for Employees

Professional programmes


CISCO IT Essential

Airfare and Ticketing


Tour Guiding Operations


Upcoming programs


Cyber Security


Contact Information

Dean, School of Continuing and Professional Education

Haji Ali Haji (PhD)


Head, Department of Computing Studies

Hassan Mrisho Haji


Ag. Head, Department of Professional Education

Fauzia Kiza Nawawi