Vision To be a world leading education and research network through reliable, sustainable and affordable use of ICTs.


  1. To provide affordable and reliable broadband connectivity to member institutions and be the preferred network of networks for HERIs
  2. Enable education and research institutions to exploit their full potential using ICTs.


  1. To establish a sustainable and high capacity network infrastructure connecting educational and research institutions in Tanzania.
  2. To increase the usage of the computer as a tool that stimulates the creativity, critical analysis, the divergent thoughts, the expressive capacity and the resolution of problems.
  3. To enable Tanzania students to construct their own knowledge as they learn and to develop skills necessary in the highly technological modern society.
  4. To establish a human resource base of highly qualified people that will increase the country’s international competence and its successful participation in the globalization process
  5. To support the establishment and sharing of teaching and learning resources among educational and research institutions in Tanzania and the globe.
  6. To enable linkages with and among various economic sectors that can leverage national development.


TERNET is a network for Tanzanian higher learning and research institutions aiming at providing platform for enabling the sharing of education and research resources.


Contact us

Tanzania Education and Research Network(TERNET)
P.O. Box 95062, Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road,
Kijitonyama (Sayansi ) COSTECH Building,
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania,