Earth Sciences Institute of Shinyanga (ESIS) is a Private Technical Institute licensed by the National Council for Technical Education of Tanzania (NACTE) with Reg. No REG/EOS/041P to offer Exploration and Mining Geology, Petroleum Geosciences, Mining Engineering, Mineral Processing and Gemology courses. ESIS’s head office is located at Ndala in Shinyanga Municipality while classes and dormitories are currently located within the mining premises of Williamson Diamond Limited in Mwadui Shinyanga.
In the first 10 years, ESIS is intended to offering certificates and
diplomas in earth science fields that are competence based – so called
National Technical Awards (NTAs) in accordance to National Council for
Technical Education (NACTE). Latter on, ESIS shall begin to offer higher
levels of competence based system that are/shall be equivalent to
degrees (Bachelor and later on Masters and finally PhDs) in the field of
Earth Sciences and under the same board, NACTE.
Vision, Mission and Core Values
We envision to be the best dynamic technical institute in Tanzania and Africa at large.
Our mission is therefore to mobilize all possible local resources
(Human and material) in order to change Tanzania and Africa at large.
The Institute shall employ qualified and dedicated professionals and
shall use the Classical Natural Laboratories within selected dedicated