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NIT courses – National Institute of Transport

NIT courses
NIT courses
nit courses
nit courses

NIT Courses, List of courses offered at NIT, National Institute of Transport courses, NIT courses postgraduates, NIT Courses for masters.

NIT Departments

The national institute of transport has about six departments which offering educational services with respect to different levels includes certificates, diploma and degree level. So the departments available at NIT includes Transport and Engineering technology, business and entrepreneurship studies, logistics and transport studies, Mathematics humanities and social sciences, Computing and communication technology and the department of transport safety and environmental studies.

Also at NIT there’s a school of aviation technology which comprises two departments namely aeronautical engineering department and flying and operations management department. We have already looked at the departments available at NIT now let’s look at what courses are available in those departments

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NIT Courses

NIT courses includes both short and long term courses.

NIT Courses available under department of transport and engineering technology

  • Automobile Engineering (Basic Technician, Diploma and Degree level)
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • Auto-electric engineering
  • Electrical engineering

Other courses expected to be launched soon under this departments include

  • Oil and Gas Engineering
  • Shipbuilding and Repair
  • Civil and Transport Engineering
  • Pipework Engineering
  • Mechanical and Transport Systems Engineering (Master`s Degree level)

Courses offered under departments of Mathematics Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Bachelor Degree in Education with Mathematics and Economics
  • Bachelor Degree in Education with Mathematics and Geography
  • Bachelor degree in Statistics and Mathematics
  • Bachelor Degree in Education for Technical Teachers.
  • Ordinary Diploma in Education for Technical Teachers

Short courses

  • Language proficiency courses (English and Chinese)
  • Technical Vocational Educational Teaching Professionalism (TVET)
  • Pedagogy in teaching
  • Statistical Package

Transport Safety and Environmental Studies courses

Professional driving

  • Passengers’ Services Vehicle (PSV) (2 weeks)
  • Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) (3 weeks)
  • Advanced Drivers’ Grade I (4 weeks)
  • Senior Driver (Assistant Fleet Manager) (6 weeks)
  • Forklift Operator (1 weeks)

Tailor Made trainings

  • Defensive Driving Techniques (Road safety)
  • Off – Road Driving Techniques (4×4 )
  • Fuel and Tyre Management
  • VIP Driving Ethics
  • Road Safety Awareness
  • Forklift Operator (Truck and Unit load Handling)

Computing and Communication Technology

  • Information Technology (Basic Technician, Diploma and Degree level)
  • Computer Science (Degree level)

Other programmes under this department expected to be launched soon include:

  • Diploma in Multimedia and automation Technology

Business and Entrepreneurship Studies 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Procurement and Logistics Management (3) years.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Public Relations (3) years.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Transport Finance (3) years.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management (3) years.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (3) years

Ordinary Diploma Courses

  • Ordinary Diploma in Procurement and Logistics Management
    (Three (3) years for entry qualification NTA Level 4 and two (2) years for entry qualification of ACSEE.)
  • Diploma in Marketing and Public Relations
    (Three (3) years for entry qualification NTA Level 4 and two (2) years for entry qualification of ACSEE.)
  • Diploma in Accounting and Transport Finance
    (Three (3) years for entry qualification NTA Level 4 and two (2) years for entry qualification of ACSEE.)
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
    (Three (3) years for entry qualification NTA Level 4 and two (2) years for entry qualification of ACSEE.)
  • Diploma in Business Administration
    (Three (3) years for entry qualification NTA Level 4 and two (2) years for entry qualification of ACSEE.)

Logistics and Transport Studies

Bachelor’s ‘s Degree Programmes:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics and Transport Management:-
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Shipping and Port Logistics Management
  • Bachelor Degree in Rail-Road Logistics Management
  • Diploma in Logistics and Transport Management
  • Diploma in Freight Clearing and Forwarding
  • Diploma in Shipping and Port Logistics Operations
  • Diploma in Rail-Road Logistics Operations
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Logistics and Transport Management
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Freight Clearing and Forwarding
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Shipping and Port Logistics Operations
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Rail-Road Logistics Operations

Postgraduate Diploma Programmes

  • Air Transport Management
  • Logistics and Transport Management
  • Transport and Tourism Management
  • Shipping and Port Management
  • Rail Transport Management
  • Transport Economics

Master Degree Programmes

  • Master of Business Administration in Logistics and Transport Management (in collaboration with the Open University of Tanzania (OUT).
  • Master of Science in Logistics and Transport Management.

Aeronautical Engineering department

Upcoming long course

  • Bachelor of Aircrafts Maintenance Engineering (BAME)-Avionics
  • Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (DAME) – Avionics
  • Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering

Upcoming short course

  • Airframe
  • Power Plant
  • Avionics – Electrical
  • Avionics – Instrumentation
  • Avionics – Radio Communication and Navigation
  • Avionics – Radar

IATA Short course offered

  • Airport Operations Fundamentals
  • Airline Marketing
  • Airline Customer Service
  • Global Distribution System Fares and Ticketing (Amadeus)

Upcoming long course

  • Master of Science in Air Transport Management
  • Bachelor of Aerospace Science with Pilot Studies
  • Bachelor of Cabin Crew with Aviation Safety and Security
  • Pilot Training Programmes (Private Pilots License – PPL, Commercial Pilots License – CPL, Instrument Rating for Single Engine and Multi-engine – IR-SE/ME)

Upcoming short course

  • Flight Dispatch/Flight Operations
  • Cargo Rating and Dangerous Goods