Since its foundation in 1972, the Institute of Finance Management (IFM) stands as the oldest higher learning financial institution in Tanzania and ithas been dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, and consultancy. Currently, the Institute enrolls about 9228 students in both undergraduate and graduate programmes. At IFM, students are inspired and challenged to investigate critical issues of the 21st century in areas of financial management, insurance, social protection, and information technology. IFM offers an unparalleled student experience, both in and out of the classroom. The Institute has three faculties that award certificate, diploma and degree, postgraduate diploma, and master’s degree. The Institute offers short courses in regular basis to address certain needs in the market. Up to date, the Institute has about 38,321 alumni.
To provide quality academic and professional training that nurture creativity and innovation through integrated training, research and consultancy in financial studies and related disciplines.
To be a reputable world-class higher learning institution that is responsive to global development needs through provision of knowledge and competences in finance management and related disciplines.
The Institute will continue to be an agent for change in public and private sector development by offering quality market-driven academic and professional training, as well as research and consultancy services.
In line with its Vision and the need to fulfil its Mission and live to her philosophy, the IFM will adhere to eight (8) core values, abbreviated as ATTITUDE as described