Mutare Polytechnic College
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Corner Josiah Tongogara/ Vincent Ave, Mutare
Mutare, Manicaland Province, Zimbabwe, P.O. Box 640, Mutare.
TypePolytechnic College
Educational authorityMinistry of Higher and Tertiary Education
CategoryTechnical Tertiary Institutions
Medium of languageEnglish
CampusCnr Josiah Tongogara/ Vincent Ave
Contact details: Tel. 263 20 63141 / 63153

Mutare Polytechnic is a tertiary institution located in the Manicaland Province of Zimbabwe. It is one of the biggest technical colleges in the country. It offers a number of programmes on both full time and part-time basis.


Applied Arts and Science Division

Applied Arts Department

  • Art and Design
  • Cosmetology
  • Fashion and Design
  • Industrial Clothing Design and Construction
  • Music.[1]

Entry Requirements

Students who wish to apply for courses marked with * should have passes in English Language, Mathematics and Sciences.

  • Students without Mathematics can enroll for courses marked with # and register for a bridging course while waiting to pass their Mathematics.
  • Come in person to Mutare Polytechnic with handwritten application letter together with certified copies of Academic qualifications, National Identity Card and Birth Certificate.
  • Students should pay full fees upon registration.

Applied Science Department

  • Environmental Health Science
  • Science Technology
  • Horticulture.[1]

Hospitality and Tourism Department

  • Food and Beverage Management
  • Tourism and Hospitality Management
  • Professional Cookery
  • Bakery Studies.[1]

Civil and Construction Engineering Division

Civil Engineering Department

  • Civil Engineering
  • Irrigation Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying.[2]

Construction Engineering Department

  • Brick and Block Laying
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Plumbing and Drain Laying
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Construction Technology.[2]

Wood Engineering Department

  • Wood Technology(Machining and Manufacturing).[2]

Commerce Division

Business Department

  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance.[3]

Management Department

  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Purchasing and Supply Management
  • Transport Management.[3]

Secretarial Studies Department

  • Office Management.[3]

Engineering Division

Automotive Department

  • Automobile Electrics and Electronics
  • Diesel Plant Fitting
  • Motor Vehicle Body Repair and Maintenance
  • Motor Vehicle Mechanics.[4]

Mechanical Department

  • Fabrication Engineering
  • Machine-shop Engineering
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
  • Production Engineering.[4]

Electrical Department

  • Electrical Power Engineering
  • Communication Systems
  • Computer Systems.[4]
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Information Management Studies Division

Information and Communication Technology Department

  • Information and Communication Technology.[5]

Library and Information Science Department

  • Library and Information Science.[5]

Records and Information Management Department

  • Records Management and Information Science.[5]

Research, Education and Enterprise Development (REED)

Education Department

  • Further Education Trainer
  • Bridging Mathematics.[6]

Research Department

Communication Department

Health Education Department

National Strategic Studies (NASS)

Enterprise Deaprtment

  • Art and Design Introduction
  • Computer Maintenance
  • Brick and block Laying
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Hospitality Studies
  • Cake Making and Icing
  • Professional Cookery
  • Cutting and Designing
  • Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Electrical Installation
  • Radio and Television Servicing
  • French
  • Hairdressing
  • Horticulture
  • Interior Decor
  • Introduction to computers
  • Pastel Accounting
  • Auto Electrics
  • Motor Mechanics
  • Music Courses
  • Poultry Production
  • Braiding
  • Plumbing and Drain Laying
  • Portuguese
  • Public Relations
  • Panel Beating and Spray Painting
  • Refrigeration
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Start Own Business (SYB) KAB
  • Elding and Fabrication
  • Sewing Machine Mechanics.[6]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 , Applied Arts and Science Division,Mutare Poly, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved:11 Feb 2015
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 , Civil and Construction Engineering Division,Mutare Poly, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved:11 February 2015
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 , Commerce Division,Mutare Poly Published: No Date Given, Retrieved:11 February 2015
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 , Engineering Division,Mutare Poly, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved:11 February 2015
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 , Information Management Studies Division,Mutare Poly, Published: No Date Given, Retrieved:11 February 2015
  6. 6.0 6.1 , Research, Education and Enterprise Development (REED),Mutare Poly, retrieved:11 Feb 2015"