Additional 2018 Undergraduate Regular Programme

The University of Zambia wishes to invite admission applications for the 2018 academic year from suitably qualified candidates in the school and programme listed below.  This is an additional programme being advertised for the 2018 academic year.

Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and Chinese Under School of Humanities and Social Sciences in conjunction with the Confucius Institute 

Admission Requirements:

  • Credit or better in English Language
  • Credit or better in ANY THREE subjects chosen from the following: History, Geography, Mathematics, Economics or Commerce or Principles of Accounts or Business Studies, English Literature or Zambian language or French or Religious, Food and Nutrition or Home Management or Home Economics or Art or Music or Design and Communication or Art and Design Education or Computer Studies, Development Studies or Civic Education and Additional Mathematics.
  • Credit or better in any One subject chosen from the following category: Human and Social Biology, Biology, Science, Physics, Chemistry, Combined Science, Physical Science, Agricultural Science, Agriculture, Zoology, Geology, Geometrical and Building Drawing, Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing, Technical Drawing, Surveying, Metal Work, Wood Work, Design and Technology.

Note: English Language Requirement

The language of instruction at the University of Zambia is English.  Therefore, all candidates for admission are expected to show evidence of proficiency in English language. A school certificate credit, or ‘O’ level pass, in English language is accepted as satisfying this requirement and is normally demanded.

Application forms can be obtained from Customer Service Centre, UNZA Great East Road Campus, upon payment of non refundable application fee of K150.00 for Zambians or USD 60.00 for non Zambians.  Payment for applications should be made at Standard Chartered Bank.  The account name is UNZA Registrars Department and the Account number is 0100110273800.  Application forms can also be downloaded from the official UNZA website:  In this case the application fee still has to be made at the bank.
All correspondence relating to admissions should be addressed to:

The Deputy Registrar (Academic Affairs
The University of Zambia
 P.O Box 32379

The closing date for submitting application forms is Tuesday, 31st July, 2018.  Applications received after 31st July, 2018 will not be processed.  Successful applicants will start in the 2018/2019 academic year beginning in January, 2019.

Mr. Sitali Wamundila