UNZA Chancellor pleased with varsity performance
UNIVERSITY of Zambia Chancellor Jacob Mwanza says he is pleased with the efforts that the university is making to enhancing quality education in an effort to improve the academic ranking of the university in the world.
According to the Webmetrics ranking of the world universities, UNZA is ranked number 66 in Africa and 3,970 in the world.
Dr Mwanza said during the 43rd graduation ceremony in Lusaka that he is delighted to learn that the university is already employing strategies to improve its ranking in the international community.
VC's speech at 8th Confucius Conference
speech by, the vice chancellor of the university of zambia, professor stephen simukanga, at the opening ceremony of the eighth confucius institute conference held on 7th december, 2013, beijing, china....read more
Unza signs MOU with Zanaco
Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Zambia (UNZA) on co-operation in the implementation of a capacity building project on financial education and infrastructure development.
Speaking during the signing ceremony, ZANACO Managing Director, Martyn Schouten said his company recognised an information gap among students on the use of skills acquired to generate income through entrepreneurship. He said ZANACO was also aware that financial education could bridge this gap, hence the interest to sign the MoU.Read more...
The University of Zambia has two campuses, namely Great East Road Campus and Ridgeway Campus.
GREAT EAST ROAD CAMPUS
The Main University Campus is situated on the south side of the Great East Road about nine (9) kilometres from the city centre in Lusaka. With an area of about 290 hectares, the campus is on a fairly level site and much of the property has been brought into use for academic and residential purposes. The following schools are located at this main campus; School of Education, School of Law, School of Natural Sciences, School of Humanties and Social sciences, School of Engineering, School of Mines, School of Agricultural Sciences and Samora Machel School of Veterinary Medicine
ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS
Location: Central Administration Block
Great East Road Campus, Lusaka
Postal Address: P.O. Box 32379, Lusaka
Deputy Vice-Chancellor +260-21-1-254408
Academic Office +260-21-1-295220
Telegrams and Cables: UNZA Lusaka
Telex: UNZALU ZA 44370
THE RIDGEWAY CAMPUS
The Ridgeway Campus is situated near the University Teaching Hospital on John Mbita Road, and is about nine hectares in extent. The Campus is about four kilometers from city centre in Lusaka and about seven kilometres from the Great east road campus. The school of Medicine is lacated here.
Postal Address: Conference and Extension Studies
P.O. Box 50516, Lusaka
P.O. Box 32379, Lusaka
Telephones: Units, School of Medicine,
Dean and All Departments: +260-21-1-252641
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