Who we are

The Joss Institute of Management and Information Technology

The Joss Institute of Management and Information Technology (JIMIT) is operated under the University Governance Act of 1993 as well as authorization no 074/MINEFOP/SG/DFOP/SDGSF/SAOD delivered by the Cameroon Ministry of Employment and Vocational Services as well as two separate Ministerial Orders delivered by the Ministry of Higher Education; Order 16 – 06587/L/MINESUP/SG/DDES/ESUP/SDA/OAGS, and Order 18 – 00664/MINESUP/SG/DDES/ESUP/SDA/LMN.

Since 2011 JIMIT has been responding to the growing needs of Cameroonians and nationals of the sub region by providing quality education at two broad levels; Professional Training and Higher Education Training.

At the Professional level courses are offered in the domain of management, administration, information and technological science and health sciences. The goal is to meet the aspirations of those who have not been able to access university/higher education. It is sanctioned by the award of a Diploma in the specific domain.


Through the JIMIT Higher Institute, programmes are tailored to meet the growing demands of professionals in governmental institutions, national and international organisations, NGOs, INGOs, faith based organisations and Churches. The courses are mainly in the domain of administration, finance, communication, health sciences and information and technological sciences. Training is done at four different levels; Pre-university (capacité), HND, Bachelor and Master levels.

JIMIT operates two campuses;

  • JIMIT Institute of Professional Training, Biscuiterie, beside Texaco Obili, Yaoundé
  • JIMIT University Institute, Chateau Ngoa Ekelle, Yaoundé

Operating under the policy of bilingualism as enshrined in the Constitution of Cameroon, JIMIT offers courses in both French and English.

Lecturers in JIMIT are sourced from a diverse background of academicians and professionals with both practical and theoretical experiences.

Over the years, graduates from JIMIT have been able to secure jobs in both national and international organisations, public and privates institutions. Some have also become entrepreneurs in their own right.

Basically, JIMIT offers quality, flexible and affordable education to all classes of people in the society.