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Dear Friend, It Is With Profound Sentiments Of Joy That I Warmly Welcome You To This Website Of Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary, Onitsha. To Help You Feel At Home And Welcome, I Present To You Few Introductory Pieces Of Information Concerning The Seminary. Here Is Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary, Onitsha, A Catholic Seminary Which Has Produced Many Priests. It Is A Seminary That Has Gone Into The Second Decade Since Its Inception In The Year, 2000. And It Is Located At Onitsha Which Is A City In Anambra State That Is Found In The South-Eastern Part Of Nigeria.


About our current rector

Rev. Fr. Dr Fabian Obi is a Priest from the Catholic Diocese of Awka, ordained on 12th of August, 1989, by Most Rev. A.K. Obiefuna.

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History of our great seminary

Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary, Onitsha, is a Theological Seminary that prepares candidates for the Catholic priesthood.

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2022/2023 Annual Calendar

Our Annual Calendar also called Calendarium is downloadable  in the link below, it contains the important dates for our program this year.

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2022/2023 Course Content

This section contains the course content of  Theology Four, Theology Three, Theology Two, and Theology One. This can assist the Seminarian in his study schedule 

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Upcoming Events

15 Nov

Tansi Alumni Day

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15 Nov

Tansi Alumni Day

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All Souls Celebration in the Seminary

In a solemn and reverent observance, we the family of Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary in Onitsha, Nigeria, united with the universal church to commemorate the Memorial of All Souls today.


The Solemn End of October Devotion @ Tansi

This evening at 6 PM, the Tansi Seminary family had a solemn rosary procession officially marking the end of October Devotion. It was a prayerful Marian match. We thank God.

Our Team of Formators

Meet Our Administrators

Under the Rector and in collaboration with him, the Administrative Council shall be charged with the responsibility of good order, discipline and the proper liturgical life of the Seminary. It shall also see to the general repairs, tidiness and the provision of essential facilities and services in the Seminary.

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To set up structures that will favour authentic and personal formation of candidates for the priesthood, with the overall aim of producing priests who will meet the needs of the contemporary society; priests who would be saints, gentlemen and scholars.


To help seminarians become men fully alive who are going to make the Church and society a glory of God.

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