Yei Teacher Training College was established as an institution of higher learning in 2001 on the invitation of the Commissioner of Yei and the Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the Sudan Diocese of Yei with an aim of improving the quality of primary school teaching in South Sudan. Yei Teacher Training College is proud to be affiliated to Kyambogo University, Uganda. The college is assisted by the community, ACROSS, the local government and by other partners from Norway, Germany, Hong Kong, UK, Uganda and elsewhere. The college aims at developing teachers who will transform the lives of many youth through training, such as provision of relevant skills, knowledge, values and attitudes, for the development of South Sudan. The college is located in Central Equatoria. Students are admitted from all the ten states of south Sudan namely; Central Equatoria, western Equatoria, Eastern Equatoria, Jonglei, Unity state, Warrap, Lakes state, Northern Bahrel ghazal, Western Bahrel Gahazal,Upper Nile.