The University of Zambia-Department of Population Studies, Monitoring and Evaluation Centre of Excellence in collaboration with International and Local Cooperating Partners proudly announces and invites applications for the following short-courses for 2017 to be conducted in the evening  (16:30-19:30)

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) 20th  to 31st March, 2017 16:30 -19:30
Survey Data Analysis Using Stata Software 17th to 29th  April, 2017 16:30-19:30
Qualitative Data Analysis using Atlas.ti 29th May to 9th  June 2017 16:30-19:30
Mapping and Presentation of Data using QGIS Software 17th to 21st July 2017 16:30-19:30
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) 28th August to 8th September 2017 16:30-19:30


The short courses will cover fundamental concepts and tools for monitoring and evaluation, survey data analysis, qualitative data analysis, mapping and presentation of data. The target audience includes National level M&E Professionals and their counterparts, Programme officers, Researchers, Planners, Consultants, Statisticians, Data Analysts, Academia, Students and Programme Advisors etc. The short courses are also designed for Officers in Government, Non-Governmental Organisations, Private Sector and all National and sub-National level institutions with interest in monitoring and evaluation, data analysis, visualization and presentation of data.

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  • Understanding of basic statistics
  • Working in an environment related to Health, Education, Business, Planning, and Research, Statistics, Monitoring and Evaluation or any other Social and Applied Sciences.
  • University/College graduate

For details relating to application forms and tuition fees, please contact:

University of Zambia
Department of Population Studies

Cell lines: +260-974-532-558 / +260-974-104-260 / +260-961-032-092