Waheen Institute of Industrial Science and Technology

We provide extensive technical and management trainings along with other essential skills.

The training programs have been conceived, designed and developed in association with our partner organizations to make you job- ready.

These training programs are conducted by skilled trainers who are experienced in engineering technologies, operations and business skills.

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About Us

Waheen Institute of Industrial Science and Technology (WIIST) , formerly known as Dayah College, is a training and research institute registered in the Ministry of Education and Science (Registration Number: T050100011). The institute is established in October 2015 in Hargeisa, Somaliland.

The ultimate aim of the institute is to practically train university graduates on the latest industrial technologies and the management skills needed in the market. In addition to trainings, we conduct researches in production and manufacturing industries, energy, and infrastructure.

Together with the trainings and research, WIIST offers consultancy services in machineries, energy, feasibility studies, and project management.

The institute is equipped with latest educational laboratories in the fields of Automation, electronics, and electromechanical field Instruments.

Mission Statement

WIIST educates, inspires and empowers students to excel in their professions.

We aim to:

  • Provide high quality learning and teaching environment for our students and staff.
  • Produce outstanding and disciplined graduates capable of contributing innovative breakthroughs to the national development and community wellbeing.
  • Increase the employability and competitiveness of the university graduates.
  • Be a major contributor to our nation’s technological base through research and Development.

Vision Statement

To attain national and international recognition for excellence in both teaching and research and to become reliable source for technical education, workforce training and research based innovations.

Academic Training

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Diploma in Operations Management

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WIIST research centre conducts project feasibility studies and research services in the fields of manufacturing, energy, business and education in the Somali peninsula.

Leeb Electromech

Leeb Electromech is a consulting and contracting arm of Waheen Institute. We supply, install and service solar power systems, water pumps, generators, manufacturing machines, and general electromechanical works.
We have well qualified and experienced engineers and technical personnel; familiar with latest technology and managerial techniques, who are capable of carrying out and coordinating complex projects.

Our Services

  • Renewable Energy Solutions for businesses and industries
  • Electromechanical installations
  • Supplies of machineries and automation technologies
  • Consultancy services in infrastructure and industrial projects

Leeb Electromech

 Waheen Institute of Industrial Science and Technology


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Waheen Institute of Industrial Science and Technology

Liibaan building,

North of the former Hargeisa Exhibition Center,

Hargeisa, Somaliland