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Ranking Category
#11510 of 14,131 In the World
#616 of 1,104 In Africa
#10 of 42 In Zambia
#2 of 2 In Kabwe

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* Kwame Nkrumah University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Kwame Nkrumah University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes No No
Business Yes No No
Chemistry Yes No No
Computer Science Yes No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering Yes No No
Environmental Science Yes No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes No No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes No No
Diploma Education
Bachelor's degree, Bachelor’s degree (Honours) Accountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Banking, Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Business Computing, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Data Processing, Demography and Population, Design, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Educational Psychology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Studies, Finance, Government, Human Resources, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Laboratory Techniques, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Science Education, Social Work, Statistics, Teacher Training, Technology, Water Management
Postgraduate Diploma Teacher Training
Master's degree Accountancy, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Management, Artificial Intelligence, Biochemistry, Business Administration, Computer Science, Curriculum, Data Processing, Economics, Educational Administration, Finance, History, Human Resources, Information Technology, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Labour and Industrial Relations, Law, Leadership, Linguistics, Literature, Marketing, Mass Communication, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Social Work, Special Education, Sustainable Development
Doctorate Information Sciences, Information Technology

Notable alumni

  1. Portia Arthur

    Portia Arthur
    Born in
    Ghana Flag Ghana
    1990-.. (age 34)

    Portia Arthur is a Ghanaian writer and reporter. She launched her first book titled Against the Odds in July 2018. She also started the Book Per Child Initiative, which aims at inspiring young people to read by supporting them with educational materials and establishing reading clubs in various schools and churches.

Kwame Nkrumah University faculties and divisions

School : Business Studies Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance
School : Education Education, Educational Administration, Foreign Languages Education, Science Education
School : Humanities and Social Sciences History, Linguistics, Modern Languages, Religious Studies, Social Sciences
School : Natural Sciences Design, Technology

General information

Alternative names KNU
Accreditation Higher Education Authority (HEA)

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 80404 Plot 1583 Munkoyo Street
Kabwe, Central
City population 118,000