Shanzu Teachers’ Training College is located on a 45 hectare plot 16 Km North of Mombasa Island, along Mombasa/Malindi Road near Shimo-La-Tewa Prison, Shimo-La-Tewa Secondary School. and boarders Shimo-La-Tewa Primary School.
Shanzu Teachers Training College is a Public Teachers Training College in the Ministry of Education.
The College resulted from the amalgamation of four smaller Teachers’ Training Colleges namely:
Coast Teachers’ College, Mombasa District
Bura, Taita Taveta District
Ribe, Kilifi District
Mutune, Kitui District
Shanzu Teachers’ Training College started operating with effect from May 1967, by training P1, P2 and P3 teachers. At the moment, the College is training P1 teachers and is also offering courses which include Diploma in Information Technology, Diploma in Human Resource Management, Diploma in Business Administration and Early Childhood Development amongst others.
The student population has grown from the initial 256 in 1967 when the College opened its doors for the 1st year (group) intake to the current enrolment of the 960 students of which 840 are teacher trainees and the rest take any of the other courses offered by the college.
To become a leading centre for excellence in education and training for a better society
To contribute to the provision of quality education and training for manpower development”.
It can be done, play your part
Tto teach learners, train teachers, and produce quality human resource personnel, business administrators and technology experts
Our Guiding core values are:
Professionalism : To uphold high standards of professionalism and performance.
Discipline : Encourage the art of self-discipline
Integrity: To conduct oneself within the accepted norms of the society.
Accountability: Exercise and uphold transparency and responsibility.
Commitment: Improve on the existing academic standard, Discipline and co-curricular activities.
Team work: Collaboration within and without other educational institutions.
Quality Assurance: Uphold high standards of excellence in all our undertakings.
Courtesy: To be courteous to all our stake holders.
Courses Offered at Shanzu Teachers Training College
Shanzu Teachers Training College Fees Structure
Shanzu Teachers Training College Admission Requirements
Shanzu Teachers Training College Application Form
Shanzu Teachers Training College Contacts
The Chief Principal,
Shanzu Teachers’ Training College,
P.O. Box 90533,
Office Mobile: 0720 959032