Handsworth Institute

Welcome to Handsworth institute of Health Sciences and Technology


Redefining Education through Relevant and Quality Educational Delivery.


To be an institute that provide innovative solutions in the field of health through the incorporation of technological innovation and research needed in Zambia and beyond.


To produce qualified and skilled graduates through the provision of comprehensive academic, along with professional training, quality facilities, and interactive partnerships with local and international entities.


1. Strive for excellence

We strive for excellence, seeking to apply the highest standards of education to benefit our communities.

2. Innovative and Creative thinking

We welcome new ideas from our staff and students as well as and our external partners. We support intellectual freedom, courage and creativity. We encourage the pursuit of innovation and opportunities.

3. Transparency, Sincerity and accountability

We act with integrity and professionalism and uphold the highest ethical standards. We are committed to transparency and accountability. Our decisions ensure responsible stewardship of the Institutes resources, reputation and values. We lead by example in all areas including our approaches to sustainability.

4. Multiverse and co-existence

We promote diversity in the Institute community — through our people, ideas and cultures. We create a vibrant, inclusive environment in which ideas flourish and future generations, regardless of background, are empowered. We respect our colleagues and work together for shared success.


To be amongst the provider of quality education that responds to the needs of society and the industrial world.