In 1995 Tumaini University, Iringa University College was founded, originating as Iringa Lutheran College and Seminary. In 1997 it began offering University Certificate, Diploma, and Degree programmes. It operated as University College for eighteen years and was distinguished as being the first private university in Tanzania. Graduates from this University have become prominent throughout the country in Lutheran ministry, law, and business. In addition, Tumaini is well represented in the national Ministries of Education, the Arts, and others. Tumaini graduates figure with importance throughout Tanzanian industry. Many have continued on to post-graduate degrees in Europe, America, and other African nations and are distiguishing themselves internationally.Nafasi za kazi University of Iringa UoI
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On 25th October 2013 Iringa University College became the full-fledged University of Iringa (UoI). The University has six departments/faculties and offers multiple courses of study in each, certificates, diplomas, bachelors’, and post-graduate degrees. It is under the aegis of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Tanzania. The University boasts a highly trained and experienced academic staff from Tanzania and countries across the globe. It enjoys close ties and support from the USA, Finland, Germany, and various other foreign countries.MISSION
To provide quality-training, research and service delivery that will lead to sustainable socio-economic development.
A University of transformative scholarship.
In order to realize the vision and fulfill its mission, the University of Iringa shall be guided by the following values:
1. Fear of God.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; but fools despise wisdom and instruction (Proverbs 1:7)
2. Quality Education
Enhancing productivity and innovation through dedicated efficient and effective education
3. Service to Community
Promoting inclusive social, cultural, economic and environmental health of the community
Advancing critical enquiry and open exchange of knowledge and skills
5. Moral uprightness and ethical conduct
Fostering honest, integrity, transparency, tolerance, and professionalism of the highest order