Professor Malan is pleased to announce that the University of Africa has merged with Africa Research University to offer a wide selection of masters, bachelor’s degree and diploma programs. They include Business Administration (BBA) and Business Technologies (B-Tech) Courses with various specialised options, Bachelors Primary and Secondary Education with options, Commerce and Development Studies, Law, Occupational Health Safety and Environment, Security and Risk Management as well as Diploma in Early Childhood Education. They also have M Phil and PhD in Development Studies with several options in the School of Post Graduate Studies and research. Diploma holders can now graduate in two years through their Fast Track Option. Enroll any time of the year - Affordable Monthly installments and rewarding scholarships.
The University of Africa offers a variety of distance education programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level through its Electronic Resource Centre or eLibrary. Their programmes possess international recognition and are aimed at training world-class leaders to develop a generation of innovative thinkers.
Virtual Library - frequently updated and accessible from anywhere
Study from anywhere - even when you move
Earn as you learn - students can continue working while studying
Through the University of Africa distance learning programmes, a student can take up a job anywhere or relocate for other reasons without interrupting his or her studies – even across borders. This ensures continuity of effort and saves on registration and tuition fees at new institutions.
The university offers the flexibility, the study materials, learning support and the qualifications that can help achieve your goals. The University of Africa offers a wide range of textbooks, research articles and other supporting information sources from across the globe through their Electronic Resource Centre or eLibrary. The benefits of having different books available in electronic format are:
No limitations on the number of copies in the library
Saving on purchasing of costly books
Ability to selectively download some portions of materials
Utilization of electronic and mobile technology - Quick and easy communication and material distribution
Students will communicate with administrators and lecturers using electronic and mobile applications. This includes receiving materials and information.
PhD in Technology Development and Support allows graduates to research the overall process of invention, innovation and diffusion of technology of processes. Technology improves the economy of developing countries, access to technology can have many benefits; one such improvement being the boost of a nation's economy. Other ways that technology is helping economies in developing countries include reducing the costs of production, encouraging the growth of new business and advancing communication.
PhD in Infrastructural Development focuses on deconstruction and improvement of foundational services with the goal of sparking economic growth and improvements in quality of life. Graduates learn the importance of infrastructure to the economy and necessary need for its development.
PhD in Poverty Alleviation focuses on the reduction in the set of measures, both economic and humanitarian, that are intended to permanently lift people out of poverty. This allows graduates to think and create solutions to this global problem.
With a faculty of commerce and development studies, law and humanities and teacher education. The University of Africa offers top-level higher education. Their study programmes are internationally recognized and are designed to prepare students to work anywhere in the world.
Top-level higher education
Internationally recognized courses
Diploma and certificate programmes also available
Faculty of Commerce and Development Studies
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Degrees
Human Resource Management
Logistics and Transport
Bachelor of Administration Degrees
Health Service Administration
Banking Practice and Management
Bachelor of Technology (BTech) Degrees
Logistics & Transport
Health & Safety Management
Road Maintenance Management
Master's Degree Programmes
Master of Commerce in Development, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Master in Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Business Administration ( MBA)
Faculty of Law and Humanities
Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Bachelor in Criminal Justice (BCJ)
Bachelor in Social Work Practice & Development Studies
Master's Degree Programmes
Masters in Criminal Justice (MCJ)
Faculty of Teacher Education
Bachelor of Education in Science & Mathematics
Bachelor of Education in Economic Sciences
Bachelor of Education in English
Bachelor of Education in Religious Studies
Bachelor in Primary Education (Enquire for curriculum from the Registrar)
Bachelor in Early Childhood Education (Enquire for curriculum from the Registrar)
Master's Degree Programmes
Master in Education Management
Master in Literacy and Development
Diploma and Certificate Programmes
The following courses are only available on Diploma and Certificate Level:
Real Estate Management
Information Technology Management
Mine Health & Safety
Security and Risk Management
Business Agriculture Management
The University of Africa has a rapidly growing student base and an expanding portfolio of study programmes and degrees being offered. It has two intakes per calendar year and this enables students to apply and register throughout the year. Students have the option of choosing between four examination sessions each year.
Open distance learning
Flexible and affordable payment arrangements
Offers quality tertiary education, both in content and methodology
The University of Africa is a private open distance learning tertiary institution – accredited since 2008 by the Zambian Ministry of Education – to offer degrees and other courses. It is currently active in Zambia and has embarked on an expansion programme to broaden the scope of academic offerings as well as the development of other African countries.
This university aims to offer suitable and quality education for students that cannot afford or attend a full time residential academic program. The University of Africa is proud to be affiliated with the Central African Correspondence College (CACC) in Zambia. The CACC has been active in the distance education field for 30 years and is accredited by TEVETA in Zambia. It has a unique open enrolling system, which means you can enroll at any time of the academic year, and depending on whether you qualify to write exams, based on submission of assignments, you may register to write during any of the two exam sittings scheduled for the year.