Africa University: Ranking & Review

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Mutare Rank Zimbabwe Rank World Rank
1 3 6985
Top 41%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate35%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment1,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+--
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences-+--

General info

Alternative namesAU
MottoInvesting in Africa's Future
AccreditationMinistry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Zimbabwe
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)
International Association of Methodist Related Schools, Colleges and Universities (IAMSCU)
Africa Association of Methodist Institutions of Higher Education (AAMIHE)
Academic structureCollege of Health-Agriculture and Natural Sciences
College of Business-Peace-Leadership and Governance
College of Social Sciences-Theology-Humanities and Education
Colorsred, black, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff550
Student/staff ratio3
Religious affiliationChristian-Methodist United Methodist Church -

Location and Contacts

AddressNyanga Road, PO Box 1320
Mutare, Manicaland
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+263 (20) 61611
Fax+263 (20) 61785

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