University of Zambia: Ranking & Review

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Lusaka Rank Zambia Rank World Rank
1 1 4383
Top 26%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment17,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$3,750
International students$3,750$8,750

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 namesUNZA
MottoService and Excellence
AccreditationMinistry of Higher Education, Zambia
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Academic structureSchool of Mines
School of Medicine
School of Law
School of Agricultural Sciences
School of Natural Sciences
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
School of Engineering
School of Veterinary Medicine
School of Education
Directorate of Research and Graduate Studies
Colorsblack, green, red
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff950
Student/staff ratio18
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressGreat East Road Campus, PO Box 32379
Lusaka, Lusaka, 10101
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+260 (211) 250 871
Fax+260 (211) 290 962

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