Hon. Justice Paul F. Kihwelo (PhD).

The Principal

Welcome to Official Website of the Institute of Judicial Administration  Lushoto. We are confident that our website will give you enough information. You will see and learn more of what we are about, what we do and what we believe. This website will  keep you informed of our, Programs, activities and give useful information that you may need.

Enjoy your visit.

List of Upcoming Events

Short Course Calendar


The Institute has a dispensary providing medical services to IJA community. More serious medical cases are referred to Lushoto District Hospital which is nearby. Students are required to pay fifty thousand four hundred shillings (Tsh. 50,400/-) only for National Health Insurance annual registration if the student is not a member of the NHIF (National Health Insurance Fund) or any other Health Medical Insurance.


The Institute has courts for lawn tennis, basketball and volleyball at its campus. Students and staff are encouraged to take part in games and are usually supported by the Institute with basic sports gear and equipment. There is also a football ground in the neighborhood that is accessible by the Institute’s students.