International Relations

International Relations Office (IRO)

Operating under the Communications and International Relations Department, the IRO is charged with leading and facilitaing all aspects of the University’s internationalisation including:

  • Attracting and recruiting international students and providing relevent sercvices to them
  • Ensuring the implementation of the University internationlisation strategy
  • Building and maintaing the University’s international partnerships and collaborations
  • Welcoming international visitors


Global HIT

The Harare Institute of Technology is Zimbabwe’s premier University offering Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) degree programmes. Key to that achievement has been the drive, to make HIT a leader in technology based on multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary research agenda as well as the belief that we are developing a diverse and complex institution in a state of flux that is at the vanguard of availing new technologies.

On completion of studies with HIT, one would become a top notch globally connected and influential professional with the stamina to set up hi-tech enterprises. We offer competency and proficiency driven hands on curricula in a serene technopreneurial environment offered by highly qualified faculty and facilitated by the state-of-the art labs and workshops.


The Harare Institute of Technology is located in the capital city’s Belvedere Suburb and is two kilometers from Harare’s (Capital City) Central Business District (CBD).