Zimbabwe School of Mines

Zimbabwe School of Mines is a dynamic regional institution that serves the mining industry in the SADC region by providing competency-based training for high calibre, hands on technicians. For over 90 years the school has been training technicians who have made a positive impact in the mining industry globally. ZSM graduates are found all over Africa and the rest of the world. The school is located in Killarney suburb of Bulawayo. Training that is provided is relevant to the mining industry and is constantly being revised to meet the modern technological requirements.


To be the leading training and service institution in the SADC Mining Industry.


To produce highly qualified hands-on practitioners by providing professional mining courses and support services.

Core Values

  • Teamwork
  • Excellence
  • Transparency
  • Integrity