The State University Of Zanzibar


Zanzibar Tourism Business Incubator

Zanzibar Tourism Business Incubator (ZATOBI) this is an incubator used to help start up company or an individual entrepreneurs to develop and growth their business.


Zanzibar Tourism Business Incubator

The entrepreneurship Incubation center of The State University of Zanzibar, located in the Institute of Tourism (IoT) in Maruhubi, has been established to support the efforts of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar in promoting youth employment. The center prioritizes graduates and students of The State University of Zanzibar (SUZA) as a part of the initiatives to foster an entrepreneurial culture among the university students.

Once each year the center allow the students and graduates to enroll to ZATOBI for the services of incubator and innovation space.

main types of center services

Virtual Incubation
Full Incubation

service delivery

  • IncubatorPlace to nurture and grow early-stage businesses. And we provide a range of support services such as mentorship and networking opportunities to help startups develop into viable and sustainable businesses.
  • Innovation SpaceA physical or virtual environment where individuals or groups can collaborate, experiment, and innovate to encompass a broader range of activities, including coworking, idea generation, and collaboration on various projects.

Mission, Vission, Services and Partners

Our Mission

The mission is to support establishment and upgrading of micro and small enterprises to become professional and sustainable providers of tourism and tourism related goals and services.

Our Vission

The vision of the incubator is is to be proffered center of excellence for supporting innovation, growth and sustainability of tourism enterprises in Zanzibar.

Our Services

  • Business Incubation
  • Mentoring
  • Coaching
  • Counultancy
  • Project Management

Our Target Group and Partners

  • Students and young graduates
  • Tourism and related micro, small and medium enterprises
  • Economic groups, business associations
  • Development partners
  • Foundations
  • Corporate organizations

Incubated companies

This are The Currently Companies that are incubated in ZATOBI
BlueLand Tours and Travel
Wonder Woman Tours
Sham Auto Headlight
Zan Orange Herbs

Dr Salum

Director Of ZATOBI
  • +255 777 423 902
  • IoT compus, New Building, first floor, Opesite to computer Lab