University of Zambia
University of Zambia Dons Develop Four New Types of Beans now being used by Farmers in Zambia
A group of researchers from the University of Zambia developed four new types of beans. click here for 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...
Monitoring & Evaluation Short Courses Advert
The University of Zambia – Department of Psychology proudly announces and invites application for short courses in Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation for Programmes /projects (PM&E) from 3rd March to 17th April 2014 and Using Quantitative and Qualitative Methods to analyze Research & M&E Data from 5th May to 30th May 2014 in the evening (17:30 – 19:30) ..... download the form hereRead more...
UNZA Dons Embark on Fuel Production Project
University of Zambia researchers in the School of Agriculture embark on a new project for fuel production from sweet sorghum.click here for more
UNZA Don wins Leadership award
University of Zambia Professor of economics, Venkantesh Seshamani has been awarded as Best Professor in Economics. The award was given at the Africa Leadership Summit 2013 held in Mauritius, on November 27, 2013 based on the theme: Building Sustainability for Organizational Excellence.
The Africa Leadership Awards were instituted three years ago and are given annually in different categories. Prof Seshamani was given a trophy and a citation.
According to the organizers, the awards are "of the highest stature, and are presented to individuals and institutions who have surpassed several levels of excellence and set an example of being a role model and exemplary leadership". They are given to "individuals behind the institutions who are building their institutions through Leadership, Innovation, Academic and Industry interface, and a supreme objective of building future leaders".