The Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu came into existence under the then East Central State of Nigeria Edict No 10 of 1973 promulgated by the Administrator of East Central State – Ajie Ukpabi Asika. Prior to the establishment of the great IMT, there existed the College of Technology which offered courses in Engineering and Laboratory Technology leading to the award of Ordinary Diploma, the Institute of


The philosophy of the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT), Enugu  is anchored in the strong belief that technological growth is a product of indigenous development. Accordingly, the institute continually produces through - bred graduates who use the excellent skills they have acquired to give invaluable service in all sectors of the economy. As they do this, IMT's fundamental beliefs and core values of knowledge, hard work, tenacity, balanced personality, professional competence  and creativity  are upheld and  promoted.


The Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu is manifestly dedicated to the growth of technological education and, because of its hybrid nature, promotes the core academic and social values needed to produce highly qualified graduates who possess the capabilities required to best serve humankind in science, technology, management, finance and creative arts.


The vision of the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu is to advance cutting-edge managerial and technological knowledge by creating a functional, competitive and indigenous technologically-oriented institution which will stand as a recognized leader among similar institutions and meet the needs of a dynamic society using global standards.