State University of Zanzibar was founded in 1999 and started its academic activities in 2001. The State University of Zanzibar (SUZA) has quickly placed itself among the icons of academic quality and excellence in the region. As a public university, it focuses on delivering relevant education targeted at speeding up social changes and positive transformation to contribute to socio-economic development of the country.
State University of Zanzibar consists of various campuses that are found at equally beautiful but different locations within the island. It is situated along the coast of the Indian Ocean five kilometers from the stone town, this is a unique and unparalleled campus in the region that is constantly and naturally decorated by glittering blue sea and white beach along the perimeter of the campus. Here, our students enjoy very enriching learning environment along with the sea breezes.