IAU-012552

Zimbabwe

top General Information

Address

Street:P.O. Box AC 939
Ascot

City:Bulawayo

Province:Matabeleland

WWW:http://www.nust.ac.zw

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1991, following the establishment in 1988 of a Commission of Inquiry into the establishment of a second University in Zimbabwe. A State Institution.

Academic Year

August to May (August-December; January-May)

Admission Requirements

General Certificate of Education (GCE) with either passes at Ordinary ('O') level and 2 at Advanced ('A') level, or passes in 5 subjects at 'O' and minimum 3 passes at 'A' level. Passes in Mathematics and English Language at 'O' level and general paper at 'A' level or equivalent compulsory. Details of approved subjects shown in General Information and Registration Handbook

Tuition Fees

National:Undergraduate, 350-500 per semester; Postgraduate, 380-1,450 per semester; PhD, 2,000-3,000 per semester (USD)

International:Undergraduate, 2,500 per semester; Postgraduate, 3,500 per semester (USD)

Language(s)

English

Accrediting Agency

Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE)

Student Body

co-ed

top Officers

Head : Samson Sibanda

Job title:Acting Vice Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : Fidelis Z. Mhlanga

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

Centre : Continuing Education

Fields of study:Banking, Business Administration, Insurance, Marketing


Faculty : Applied Sciences

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Forestry, Health Sciences, Natural Resources, Operations Research, Sports, Sports Management, Statistics, Treatment Techniques, Wildlife


Faculty : Built Environment

Fields of study:Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Surveying and Mapping, Town Planning


Faculty : Commerce

Fields of study:Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Banking, Business and Commerce, Finance, Insurance, Management


Faculty : Communication and Information Sciences

Fields of study:Archiving, Information Sciences, Journalism, Library Science, Media Studies, Publishing and Book Trade


Faculty : Industrial Technology

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Production Engineering, Technology Education, Textile Technology, Water Science


Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Medicine


Faculty : Science and Technology Education

Fields of study:Art Education, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Technology Education


Institute : Development Studies

Fields of study:Development Studies, Protective Services

top Degrees

National Diploma


Bachelor Degree

Fields of study:Medicine, Surgery


Bachelor Degree - Honours

Fields of study:Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Applied Physics, Architecture, Archiving, Banking, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Forestry, Health Sciences, Hydraulic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Insurance, Journalism, Library Science, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Natural Resources, Operations Research, Production Engineering, Real Estate, Sports, Sports Management, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Textile Technology, Treatment Techniques, Wildlife


Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Development Studies, Education, Higher Education Teacher Training, Information Sciences, Library Science, Public Administration, Science Education, Technology Education, Welfare and Protective Services


Master Degree

Fields of study:Art Education, Banking, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Development Studies, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Finance, Geophysics, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Laser Engineering, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Microbiology, Midwifery, Operations Research, Optics, Protective Services, Science Education, Statistics, Technology Education, Tourism, Town Planning, Treatment Techniques, Water Science


Master of Philosophy

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Electronic Engineering


Doctorate

Fields of study:Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Leadership, Mathematics Education

Note

Also MBA; Executive MBA

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Zimbabwe Journal of Science and Technology

Updated on 02-05-2017