Universities in Zimbabwe

List of Zimbabwe Universities

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1. University of Zimbabwe 19799 Harare 1955

The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) is a home of academic excellence. Graduates in the fields of Engineering and mathematics hold a reputable performance accreditations on the international map. The university welcomes thousands of international students every year from many corners of the continent because of its renowned education system.

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University 1. University of Zimbabwe
Students 19799
City Harare
Foudation 1955
Location
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The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) is a home of academic excellence. Graduates in the fields of Engineering and mathematics hold a reputable performance accreditations on the international map. The university welcomes thousands of international students every year from many corners of the continent because of its renowned education system.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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2. National University of Science and Technology 1960 Bulawayo 1991

The National University of Science and Technology established in 1991, is the second largest public research university in the whole of Zimbabwe. The institute commands a number of multiple scientific fields and has well-infrastructured laboratories. Every year students flock to this academic arena for its worldly education standards from all corners of the continent.

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University 2. National University of Science and Technology
Students 1960
City Bulawayo
Foudation 1991
Location
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The National University of Science and Technology established in 1991, is the second largest public research university in the whole of Zimbabwe. The institute commands a number of multiple scientific fields and has well-infrastructured laboratories. Every year students flock to this academic arena for its worldly education standards from all corners of the continent.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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3. Africa University - Mutare 8000 Mutare 1992

Africa University opened its doors in 1992, AU a non- profit Christian University with its campus setting in the largely mountainous region of Mutare, east side of Zimbabwe. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Harare officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Board of Zimbabwe.  (AU) is a very small enrollment between one thousand to two thousand students per each semester.

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University 3. Africa University - Mutare
Students 8000
City Mutare
Foudation 1992
Location
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Africa University opened its doors in 1992, AU a non- profit Christian University with its campus setting in the largely mountainous region of Mutare, east side of Zimbabwe. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Harare officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Board of Zimbabwe.  (AU) is a very small enrollment between one thousand to two thousand students per each semester.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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4. Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU) 2000 Harare 1994

Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU) is an autonomous international academic institution, owned by the Zimbabwe Province of the Society of Jesus on the behalf of the Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascar (JCAM). The Society of Jesus is a religious order of priests and brothers within the Roman Catholic Church. Arrupe Jesuit University grows out of Arrupe College which was founded in 1994 with the initial aim of providing part of the training needed by young Jesuits on their way to effective Christian ministry, either as priests or as brothers.

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University 4. Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU)
Students 2000
City Harare
Foudation 1994
Location
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Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU) is an autonomous international academic institution, owned by the Zimbabwe Province of the Society of Jesus on the behalf of the Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascar (JCAM). The Society of Jesus is a religious order of priests and brothers within the Roman Catholic Church. Arrupe Jesuit University grows out of Arrupe College which was founded in 1994 with the initial aim of providing part of the training needed by young Jesuits on their way to effective Christian ministry, either as priests or as brothers.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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5. Midlands State University 31000 Gweru 2000

Midlands State University was established as the 4th state university in the state and the first intake was in the year 2000. From then the University has specialized and excelled greatly in the faculty of commerce, although it has nine faculties and offers a wide range of courses and a number of specialist programs.

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University 5. Midlands State University
Students 31000
City Gweru
Foudation 2000
Location
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Midlands State University was established as the 4th state university in the state and the first intake was in the year 2000. From then the University has specialized and excelled greatly in the faculty of commerce, although it has nine faculties and offers a wide range of courses and a number of specialist programs.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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6. Great Zimbabwe University 20000 Masvingo 1999

Founded in 1999, Great Zimbabwe University is a philanthropic public tertiary education institute. Officially acclaimed by the Ministry of Education, Zimbabwe, it is a tertiary institution formally allied with the Catholic religion. (GZU) offers courses driving towards esteemed higher education degrees in various fields of expertise.

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University 6. Great Zimbabwe University
Students 20000
City Masvingo
Foudation 1999
Location
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Founded in 1999, Great Zimbabwe University is a philanthropic public tertiary education institute. Officially acclaimed by the Ministry of Education, Zimbabwe, it is a tertiary institution formally allied with the Catholic religion. (GZU) offers courses driving towards esteemed higher education degrees in various fields of expertise.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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7. Gwanda State University 500 Gwanda 2012

Gwanda State University is a higher education institution that is in Gwanda, Zimbabwe. It is the brainchild of the government of Zimbabwe, created to fulfill the government policy to have a state university in each province.

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University 7. Gwanda State University
Students 500
City Gwanda
Foudation 2012
Location
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Gwanda State University is a higher education institution that is in Gwanda, Zimbabwe. It is the brainchild of the government of Zimbabwe, created to fulfill the government policy to have a state university in each province.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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8. Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology 6000 Marondera 1999

Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (MUAST) is a modern and unique institution of higher learning established through an Act (Chapter 25:29) of Parliament in 2015. The University is driven by the vision to be a leading global Centre of excellence in the provision of technology-driven sustainable green agricultural solutions.

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University 8. Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology
Students 6000
City Marondera
Foudation 1999
Location
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Marondera University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (MUAST) is a modern and unique institution of higher learning established through an Act (Chapter 25:29) of Parliament in 2015. The University is driven by the vision to be a leading global Centre of excellence in the provision of technology-driven sustainable green agricultural solutions.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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9. Reformed Church University (RCU) 1000 Masvingo 2012

Reformed Church University (RCU) is an innovative foremost institution that provides a broad scope of educational services with a keen concentration on its application in the real world.

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University 9. Reformed Church University (RCU)
Students 1000
City Masvingo
Foudation 2012
Location
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Reformed Church University (RCU) is an innovative foremost institution that provides a broad scope of educational services with a keen concentration on its application in the real world.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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10. Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) 2000 Harare 1988

Harare Institute of Technology was created in 1988 as a National Vocational Training Centre. The university, then transformed into a Technical College offering courses in automotive, electrical, and mechanical engineering, producing artisans capable of operating and maintaining machinery in the industry with little or no research or generation of new technology-related knowledge and skills.

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University 10. Harare Institute of Technology (HIT)
Students 2000
City Harare
Foudation 1988
Location
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Info

Harare Institute of Technology was created in 1988 as a National Vocational Training Centre. The university, then transformed into a Technical College offering courses in automotive, electrical, and mechanical engineering, producing artisans capable of operating and maintaining machinery in the industry with little or no research or generation of new technology-related knowledge and skills.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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11. Women's University in Africa 6000 Harare 2002

Founded in 2002, Women's University in Africa is a private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Harare. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education. Women's University in Africa (WUA) is a coeducational higher education institution.

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University 11. Women's University in Africa
Students 6000
City Harare
Foudation 2002
Location
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Founded in 2002, Women's University in Africa is a private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Harare. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education. Women's University in Africa (WUA) is a coeducational higher education institution.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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12. Catholic University of Zimbabwe (CUZ) 3500 Harare 1999

Opened its doors in 1999, CUZ a non- profit Christian University with its campus setting in Harare Zimbabwe. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): St. Augustine (Bulawayo), Diocesan Training Centre (Mutare), Hope Tariro School (Chinhoyi). CUZ officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Board of Zimbabwe.

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University 12. Catholic University of Zimbabwe (CUZ)
Students 3500
City Harare
Foudation 1999
Location
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Info

Opened its doors in 1999, CUZ a non- profit Christian University with its campus setting in Harare Zimbabwe. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): St. Augustine (Bulawayo), Diocesan Training Centre (Mutare), Hope Tariro School (Chinhoyi). CUZ officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Education Board of Zimbabwe.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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13. Chinhoyi University of Technology 4000 Chinhoyi 1999

Founded in 2001, Chinhoyi University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Chinhoyi. The Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT) started as a degree program that was established under the auspices of the University of Zimbabwe (UZ) in 1999.

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University 13. Chinhoyi University of Technology
Students 4000
City Chinhoyi
Foudation 1999
Location
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Info

Founded in 2001, Chinhoyi University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Chinhoyi. The Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT) started as a degree program that was established under the auspices of the University of Zimbabwe (UZ) in 1999.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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14. Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University - Bindura 12000 Gweru 2012

Founded in 2012, Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Bindura, Mashonaland Central. Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University (ZEGU) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion.

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University 14. Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University - Bindura
Students 12000
City Gweru
Foudation 2012
Location
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Info

Founded in 2012, Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Bindura, Mashonaland Central. Zimbabwe Ezekiel Guti University (ZEGU) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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15. Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences 3500 Harare 2012

Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Mutare, Manicaland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Zimbabwe, Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences (MSUAS) is a coeducational higher education institution.

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University 15. Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences
Students 3500
City Harare
Foudation 2012
Location
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Info

Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Mutare, Manicaland. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Zimbabwe, Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences (MSUAS) is a coeducational higher education institution.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's
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16. Lupane State University 3500 Lupane 2005

The university was established through an act of the Zimbabwe parliament in 2004 and opened its doors to 14 pioneer students in the faculty of Agricultural Sciences in August 2005. The expansion of university education in Zimbabwe is part of government policy adopted at the onset of independence.

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University 16. Lupane State University
Students 3500
City Lupane
Foudation 2005
Location
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Info

The university was established through an act of the Zimbabwe parliament in 2004 and opened its doors to 14 pioneer students in the faculty of Agricultural Sciences in August 2005. The expansion of university education in Zimbabwe is part of government policy adopted at the onset of independence.

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Programs Bachelor's Master's Phd's

About Universities in Zimbabwe 

Higher education in Zimbabwe centers on a system of 9 universities and vast colleges, with thousands of students-international students included. The system includes all forms of degrees ranging from bachelors’ to doctoral degrees, as well as non-degree programs, and is highly open to foreign students. 

 

 

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