The mission of the University is “to produce professionally competent, innovative, and committed graduates who are grounded on professional excellence and moral integrity for provision of quality services to Tanzanian and the global community.”
The University is dedicated to St. Joseph the Worker, with the motto ‘‘Lux Mundi’’ which translates in English to “Light of the World.”
Integrity: The University will model, both in attitude and in behaviour, a strong sense of acting uprightly with honesty, sincerity, and a high ethical standard for the love of God and neighbor.
Trust: Our commitment builds confidence to our stakeholders.
Excellence: The University will deliver its programmes in such a manner as to ensure academic rigor and relevance, and commits us to challenge ourselves to utilize our God-given gifts – intellectual, social, physical, spiritual, and ethical. Our goal is to produce the highest quality.
Accountability: We recognize and live-up to our responsibility to our students, campus resources, and community at large.
Respect: It moves to understand the gifts and unique contributions of every person in the University community which includes the value of diverse perspectives and life.
Teamwork: Our community works together to support our vision as well as our students’ success.
Service: The University will work to meet the learning demands of the individual student through quality programmes and a supportive learning environment.