Texila American University Zambia is a world-class affordable educational provider. They are a forward-looking, modern university with a proud tradition as a provider of high-quality education and a focus on applied research.
Study abroad with Study Connect International works closely with a range of further education providers across the globe. Access a wide selection of international study programmes ranging from foundation level education through to undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Rusangu University offers quality education and currently operates six schools. The academic programs offered are governed by policies designed to encourage continued intellectual growth and provide a high academic standard and quality education. The University grows men and women of sound character, integrity, intellect and wisdom.
Eden University is a Christian institution with moral and spiritual values. Their team seeks to maintain an atmosphere conducive to a growing fellowship with Jesus Christ. In its broadest terms, the University's purpose is to promote excellence in teaching at all ranks as well as excellence in learning.
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 two examination sessions each year.
In association with Astria Learning, the University of Zambia offers various online degree programs for professionals. These programs provide opportunities for aspiring students to gain internationally-recognised educational qualifications without the restrictions that campus life impose.
Unicaf University Zambia offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in areas such as business, education and psychology. Students can study online, or through an innovative combination of online delivery and class room instruction. Unicaf University Zambia aims to become the leading university in sub-Saharan Africa.
Zambia Catholic University is identified for its provision of high quality and holistic education in the higher learning education industry. It offers students an opportunity to access not only quality education but an education founded on the impartation of Christian moral principles for the overall development of the student as a whole.
Charles Lwanga College of Education believes teaching is a multifaceted art and one of the most rewarding careers. The university's programs are designed to prepare students in all aspects of the teaching profession. Since inception, Charles Lwanga College has been preparing students to deliver outstanding education.
Cavendish University provides high quality training, research and consultancy for individuals, corporations and the public through with classical and flexible intakes. The university is always monitoring and updating the courses to incorporate new development theories. The university has highly qualified and experienced lecturers.
The University's core business is to offer higher education and training programmes focusing on the tourism industry. The programmes are reinforced by specialised consultancy and applied research activities pertaining the tourism industry in an integrated portfolio of services targeting the growth and development of this industry throughout the region.
The university college aims to provide quality, contextual and holistic theological education from a biblical, reformed and presbyterian perspective for christian men and women. The training offered at Justo Mwale Theological University College covers the academic, vocational and spiritual sides of congregational ministry.
Copperbelt University is a place for excellence education and training, it offers a wide range of programmes in various schools that include Engineering, Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Natural Resources, Business, Built Environment, Centre for Lifelong Education(CLLE), Medicine, and Mines and Mineral Sciences.
DMI St Eugene University is run by Sisters of Daughters of Mary Immaculate and Collaborators. The university offers modern and well trained teaching faculty who are committed towards the mission of the organisation. The university provides a comprehensive teaching approach offering undergraduate programmes.
The Lusaka Apex Medical University contributes to the global supply of highly qualified health professionals with emphasis on Zambia and the region. The university offers a range of programmes for both working and non working adults that include diploma, doctoral, academic and masters in medicine.
The university provides high quality education, business mindedness; career training and equal opportunities to students. City University College of Science and Technology offers a wide range of courses which are aimed at supplementing government's efforts with skills and primary professional training.
The Victoria Falls University of Technology is committed to generating, disseminating, and preserving knowledge and to working with others to apply this knowledge to address and resolve the world's great challenges. The university offers a wide array of courses that are designed and delivered by a team of highly educated lecturers.
The University of Zambia has a vision to be a provider of world class services. The institution currently has a total of nine schools and delivers quality higher education in spacious lecture theatres and tutorial rooms. The University of Zambia has more than 100 collaborative agreements with renowned universities worldwide.
The university is currently undergoing rapid infrastructure development which includes the construction of additional hostels, lecturer rooms, lecture theaters and a modern library. Mukuba University has a team of well-trained lecturers that use modern teaching methods. The university offers quality accommodation.
Zambian Open University provides educational opportunity that enables students to learn and study at their own convenient time. For a number of different reasons, most people cannot physically attend classes.Courses in the schools of business Studies, education, humanities and social sciences, law and graduate studies are offered.
University of Lusaka (UNILUS) offers a wide range of programmes in the school of business and management, law, health sciences and education, social sciences and technology. The university also has a school of postgraduate studies which offer masters and doctorate programmes.


Zambian universities offer courses in a wide range of academic disciplines at undergraduate and graduate levels and conduct research across the full spectrum of academic activity. They are active participants in scientific and academic activities and boast many prominent lecturers, professors and graduates. Universities aim to provide students with a rich and varied academic environment that ensures opportunities for intellectual development and the acquisition of professional knowledge and skills. They are committed to opening the doors and providing higher education for the most talented people and educating active and responsible specialists, who demonstrate the need to expand their knowledge and improve professionally. Universities seek that the quality of all forms of studies conforms to the modern culture and technologies.

Enrolling students from diverse backgrounds, Zambian universities provides a rich experience with students, faculty and alumni enjoying a unique campus personality and culture based on ambition, hard work, dedication and perseverance. They ensure that the balanced development and interaction of research in humanities, social, physical, biomedical and technological sciences remains their most outstanding feature. Zambian universities advance education, scholarship, knowledge and understanding by teaching and research, for the benefit of individuals and society at large. They interpret their mission in a modern context with a renewed focus on academic excellence.

A number of universities in Zambia offer a variety of distance education programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level through their Electronic Resource Centre or eLibrary. Through these 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.

Advantages of distance learning include:

  • Opportunity to learn at your own pace
  • You get to decide when and where you study
  • It doesn't matter where you live, you can gain a degree from anywhere in the world
  • A distance learning course often costs less than a full-time degree

Benefits of university education include:

  • University education prepares you for your career. You will gain the necessary skills, training and knowledge to enter your desired profession.
  • People who obtain a university education usually get better job opportunities. Employers in today’s world, seek educated, skillful and experienced individuals that will not only join their company, but also contribute to the success of the company.
  • A successful university education experience will equip you with a number of skills which include; communication skills, interpersonal skills and critical thinking skills. These skills may not be directly related to the career you choose, but they will definitely help you throughout your work life.