The University of Zambia Senate at its special sitting on Thursday, 2nd November 2017 reviewed and approved the 2017/18 Sessional Dates and would like to inform all students and the general public that the 2017/18 Academic Year will proceed as follows:-

First Lady, Esther Lungu, with Minister of Community Development and Social Services, Hon. Emerine Kabanshi, PM (middle), Germany Ambassador to Zambia, His Excellency, Mr Achim Burkart (right), UNZA Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Luke Mumba (2nd left) and Dean, School of Education, Dr Oswell Chakulimba (left) singing the national anthem during the commissioning of the Special Needs Education Resource Centre today, Thursday, 19th October 2017.

The University of Zambia is the nation’s premier institution of higher learning mandated with the responsibility to develop trained human resources for the country. To effectively execute this noble mandate, huge resources in form of finances, human resources and infrastructure are required. Moreover, robust learning support services and conducive learning environment require adequate funding levels.

The University of Zambia is pleased to announce the Undergraduate Tuition Fees for 2017/18 Academic Year. Please check this link:


Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to read for the following postgraduate programmes (By- Research Only) for the 2017 Academic Year at the University of Zambia. The minimum entry requirements to these programmes are as follows: