An Agent of Industrialization, a Progressive and Customer–Centered Higher Learning Institution.
Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) was established by the Act of Parliament No.6 of 1997 as a higher technical training institution in Tanzania.
Strategies for improving the quality of teaching and learning process are notably vivid in a good number of curricula recently developed and reviewed. The application of ICT in teaching is also emphasized in the new curricula. Besides, DIT envisions putting in place support services for business start-ups for its students after completion of training, and similar measures for easing labour-entry and job-retention..
DIT has a vision of becoming a leading technical education institution in addressing the needs of the society.
To provide competence based technical education, through training, research, innovation and development of appropriate technology. DIT is therefore committed as an agent of industrialization, a progressive and customer-centered higher learning institution.
DIT is committed to provide a learning environment that promotes a passion for excellence in professionalism and enduring knowledge which stimulates creativity and innovation consistent within the country and regional realities. We embrace competence-based education and training approach.
The Institute is fast establishing itself as the ideal tertiary institution for the holistic students’ development. We are focused on nurturing the growth of academic excellence and instilling the importance of scientific, engineering skills and entrepreneurship.