About Us – Tandabui Institute of Health Science & Technology
Mission and Vision
Our Beliefs
Why Choose Us

TANDABUI Institute of Health Sciences & Technology (TIHEST), We are one of the top best and leading health and social science Institute in Tanzania the institute is located in Mwanza City. We are serious in our endeavor to produce the champion in you.

We are people of focus, committed to challenge the conventional and ourselves. We view you not as you are now but what you could be. And we strive to nurture your dream and get you there.

TIHEST, we are fully accredited and registered by the National Council for Technical Education(NACTE) and by the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elders and Children. (MHCDGE&C)

We are based in the center of the second largest city in Tanzania – the city of Mwanza at the shores of Lake Victoria. We have main campus Mwananchi Campus, situated at Nyakato Area of the city.

Our Other facilities includes four practicum sites for Clinical rotations and other academic research activities which are located in  Nyamagana District hospitals, Mwananchi Hospital, Sekou Toure Hospital and Bugando Hospital.

Since the establishment of TIHEST in 2012 by Tandabui Health Access Tanzania (a Non -governmental, not for profit organization registered in Tanzania), we have been able to lip the bounds and achieve the unthinkable.

We Envision  to be an institution excelling in quality training and health services in the world

 The target is to be among the top ten highly ranked higher learning Institution in Africa; the first preference for learners in Tanzania, with highly demanded graduates worldwide.

Our Mission is to train, conduct research and provide patient health care services for competent, skillful and ethical graduates capable of  solving problems in the worldwide society.

"Success is where preparation and opportunity meet" - Bobby Unser

Our faith in the Lord Jesus Christ is the core foundation and the pillar of the institute existence.  In Him we live, in Him we move and in Him we have our being. All what we do and have is for his Glory.  This is our faith and does by no means discriminate students or faculty members of what they believe, but we rather perceive it as incredible opportunity to be enlightened by each other’s faith.


The success of our students is our success; They should be taught all what is needed timely and appropriately; They should be molded into a character which is professionally acceptable; Students should not be idle and are anticipated to abide unto the prescribed students bylaws;

We use all methods of instruction to make sure students they learn all that is required. A student here is never allowed to be idle. We keep them busy with necessary assignments and assessment in reading, writing, and practice we believe “iddle mind is workshop of devils”


Staffs are the engine of this Institution; We are organized by abiding on TIHEST’s operational procedures and the Institute is flexible for any innovative inputs for the betterment; We work as a team and ready to voluntarily assist the roles of other areas within the Institution at any time; we are results oriented within the anticipated time frame; we do not point fingers or look for excuses but we take all the initiatives to solve any challenges within our working environment; we conduct ourselves in a disciplinary manner which reflects our core mandate when within or outside our working environment;

Every staff is here to support students to reach their highest potential and achieve their goals.

We conduct ourselves in disciplinary manner which reflects our core mandate when within or outside our working environment.


We comply with standards set by governmental regulatory authorities i.e pay our taxes and all legal fee timely and abiding in quality academic standards and others; Support good work & charities; maintain in good order the property we are privileged to use; keep in-touch& updated all TIHEST alumni; participate in promotion of good health; civic improvement; education and good governance.

We give feedbacks to the parents on students’ academic and disciplinary progress.

Your success is our success. Student success to us is not only a program but a pledge. We pledge to help you succeed

Student success to us is not only a program but a pledge. We pledge to help you graduate with the support of leaning communities, mentors, well thought plan and a deeply engaged experience of learning.

Studying at TIHEST offers an experience that goes way beyond the classroom. From day one we help you build the real working knowledge and transferable skills that employers look for and life in the field demands.  By the time, you graduate you will feel confident and feel fully prepared to start your career.

TIHEST will walk with you and help you from where you are now and diligently find means and way to take you up to a degree level.

We provide a thriving academic community and well experienced and committed academic staff where you can learn from to give you an all-around experience that you will remember for lifetime. We endeavor to provide conducive learning environment and provide resources necessary for learning.