Texila American University,
P.O. Box No: 34160,
3rd Building Diamond Park (Opposite Mass Media),
Stand 35179, Alick Nkhata Road,
Telephone: (+260) 211 255006
Website : www.tau.edu.zm
Vision & Mission
To be recognized as a leader committed to excellence in higher education, research and innovation that meets the aspirations of the national and global community.
To redefine and revolutionize international education by offering updated, modern and excellent training in areas of Health Sciences, Information & Communication Technology, Management, Education, Applied Sciences & all possible areas that a learner seeks to engage with TAU
To observe the highest standards of ethics, integrity and compassionate care for students and community at large
To make Zambia proud of being the most sustainable region of the world through creating, disseminating and applying actionable knowledge.
Texila American University (TAU) Zambia is registered with the Higher Education Authority (HEA), Ministry of Higher Education Zambia. The university offers high quality undergraduate and postgraduate courses as well as specialty programs (PhD). With the growing demand for industry-blended curriculum, Texila programs are based on current trends and technologies across a wide range of industries. Programs cater for the learning needs of working professionals, without compromising on learning quality.
TAU Zambia provides quality education with a wide range of career-focused undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. The university offers programs in the Schools of Information and Technology, Education, Business Management and Health Sciences.
> Offers distance learning and online education
> Modern teaching methods using latest technologies
> Availability of study materials online
TAU Zambia aims to instill and foster the highest standards of ethics, integrity and compassionate care among their students and towards society at large. The university is committed to providing career oriented education at bachelor, masters or postgraduate, and doctoral levels.
> Academic courses offered
> School of Information Technology
> IT is an ideal choice for students who like to take an active role in changing technologies.
> Bachelor of IT
> Master of Information Technology
> Master in Computer Science
> PhD in Information Technology
> PhD in Computer Science
School of Education
Texila education programs help create eminent educationalists who can create and enhance curriculum and education policies, and improve existing teaching methodologies, using the latest technology.
Bachelor of Education (Specialization)
1. B.Ed in Physical Health Education
2. B.Ed in Environmental Studies
3. B.Ed in Primary Education
4. B.Ed in Adult Education
5. B.Ed in Special Education
6. B.Ed in Early Childhood Education
7. B.Ed in Teaching Pedagogies ( Science, Maths)
Masters of Education
1. Educational Leadership
2. Distance Learning
3. Teaching Pedagogies in Science
4. Instructional Designing
5. Curriculum and instruction
6. Educational Technology
7. Teaching and Learning
8. Primary Education
9. Adult Education
10. Special Education
11. Early Childhood Education and Care
PhD in Education
School of Management
Business Management programs provide an educational experience designed to produce responsible and responsive leaders who will positively impact employees, customers and wider communities.
> Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
> Master of Business Administration – 25 specializations available
> MBA Executive
> PhD in Health Care Management
> PhD in Management
Health Science is an applied science related to the practice of clinical health care and population health. Numerous disciplines and sub-disciplines comprise Health Sciences, including anatomy and physiology.
PhD in Health Sciences
• Students are encouraged to move towards Texila’s online learning methodology, with guidance from tutors
• Blocked based learning – each subject will be covered in 2 months
• 24 x 7 technical support by student co-ordinators
• Subject wikis and online project assignments
• Live webinar (web seminar) available for faculty students interactions
• Online chat application, with integrated web conference and web meeting facilities
Provident House, 6th Floor,
New Wing, Cairo Road
P O Box G 59
Cell: +260 955 226307
+260 971 585674
Telefax: +260 211 226307
City University College of Science and Technology (CUST) was established in 2008 by a group of committed and experienced individuals who are both entrepreneurs and business management professionals. Their expertise is drawn from diverse fields such as science and technology, business management and marketing as well as from the medical field.
CUST was registered with the ministry of education in 2008. The university is currently offering courses in the school of education and the school of business studies. CUST also underwrites qualifications for various affiliate colleges.
From June/July 2012 CUST is introducing programmes in the school of health sciences, offering diplomas in clinical medicine (Clinical Officer General), diploma in registered nursing as well as diploma studies in other fields such as environmental health sciences and public health. The training programmes are aimed at supplementing Government efforts and empowering local communities with skills and primary professional training.
The University is also affiliated to the Health Professional Council of Zambia (HPCZ), it is finalizing its registration with the General Nursing of Zambia (GNCZ) by January 2013.
The school of health is located at Pre Cem motel along great north road, about 5 kilometeres from Lusaka town.
An MOU to work in collaboration with Chainama College of Health Sciences is underway.
The concept of CUST was born out of a desire to educate the future of our country and fill up human resource gaps especially in the fields of health, science and technology and in education.
Our mission is to provide high quality education, business mindedness; career training and equal opportunity to students from all walks of life to enable them achieve identity, personal development, diversity of thought, wealth creation and make meaningful contribution to society.
CUST’s vision is to become a leading provider of the best, high quality education in areas of business management, education and in science and technology for relevant markets.
The University aims at attaining a culture of excellence through integration with various stakeholders who include the students, society at large, professionals and the government. These corporate goals include:-
•Reputable and academic excellence;
•Producing business minded professionals;
•Producing committed and dedicated health and education professionals
•Personal development and retention of staff;
•Regards for freedom from discrimination;
•Students affairs as a prerequisite to community integration;
•Society is paramount to success.
Legal Status of CUST
CUST is registered with the Zambia Ministry of Education, with its headquarters at Provident House in Lusaka, our collaborating partners include:
• Health Professions Council of Zambia
• General Nursing Council of Zambia
• University of Zambia (School of Medicine)
• Chainama College of Health Sciences
ALL PROGRAMMES ARE OFFERED ON FULL TIME, PART TIME AND DISTANCE LEARNING
1.School of Education
Diploma in Education (Secondary) ……………………………………………..3yrs
Diploma in Early Childhood Education ……….………………………………..3yrs
Diploma in Education (Primary) ………………………………………………..3yrs
Diploma in Education (ICT) …….. ……………………………………………..3yrs
Diploma in Teaching Methodology…………………………………………….. 1yr
Degree in Education (Secondary) ……………………………………………….4yrs
Degree in Early Childhood Education ………………………………..…………4yrs
2.School of Computer Science
Certificate in Information Technology -1yr
Certificate in Computer systems Repairs -1yr
Certificate in Computer Applications - 1yr
Certificate in Records & Information Security - 1yr
Certificate in Geographical Information Systems - 1yr
Diploma in Geographical Information Systems - 1yr
Diploma in Library and Information Studies - 2yrs
Diploma in Computer Science - 2yrs
Bachelor of Computer Science - 4yrs
Bachelor of Information Technology - 4yrs
Bachelor of Management Information Systems - 4yrs
3.School of Engineering
Craft Certificate in Power Electrical - 1yr
Craft Certificate in Automotive Mechanics - 1yr
Craft Certificate in Auto Electrical - 1yr
Craft Certificate in Electronic - 1yr
Craft Certificate in Carpentry & Joinery - 1yr
Certificate in Construction - 1yr
Certificate in Mobile Phone Repairs - 1yr
Diploma in Power Electrical - 3yrs
Diploma in Auto Electricals - 3yrs
Diploma in Electronics Repairs - 3yrs
Degree in Electrical Engineering - 4yrs
Degree in Civil Engineering - 4yrs
Degree in Civil Engineering - 4yrs
Degree in Mechanical Engineering - 4yrs
4.School of Business Management
Certificate in Project Management- 1yr
Certificate in Secretarial and Office Management - 1yr
Certificate in Banking and Finance - 1yr
Certificate in Marketing - 1yr
Diploma in Social Work - 2yrs
Diploma in Project Management - 2yrs
Diploma in Public Relations and Corporate Affairs - 2yrs
Diploma in Banking and Finance - 2yrs
Diploma in Procurement - 2yrs
Diploma in Project Management - 2yrs
Diploma in Public Relations and Corporate Affairs - 2yrs
Diploma in Secretarial and Office Management - 2yrs
Diploma in Theology - 2yrs
Diploma in Business Administration - 2yrs
Diploma in Human Resources Management - 2yrs
Diploma in Marketing - 2yrs
Degree in Banking and Finance - 4 yrs
Degree in Procurement- 4 yrs
Degree in Paralegal Studies - 4yrs
Degree in Theology - 4yrs
Degree in Social Work - 4yrs
Degree in Project Management - 4yrs
Degree in Business Administration with Accounting and Finance,
Human Resource, or Marketing - 4 yrs
Degree in Economics - 4yrs
5.OPEN AND DISTANCE LEARNING (ODL)
Note carefully: All Open and Distance Learning programmes will start in December, 2015.
While applications are received throughout the year, there are only two intakes of January / February and June-July and applications can be downloaded below or on the CUST website.
Victoria Falls University of Technology
Nakatindi Road Campus
P.O Box 60247
Telephone : +260- 21-3323338
Mobile No. : +260-0977 687079
+260- 977 684673
Registered under the Zambian Ministry of Education Act of 1999, Victoria Falls University of Technology (VFU), the country’s first private science university was opened in livingstone, Zambia in January 2010
The university was founded to fill the growing need for science and technology skills in the country and to help strengthen the national economy. The development’s of VFU coincides with the government’s focus on science , technology and innovation as the driving forces in national development.
Victoria Falls University has three campuses which include, the Nakatindi road campus, the Kazungula Campus and the Livingstone Campus
The main campus is the Nakatindi Road Campus which is three kilometers from the center of Livingstone City and was formally part of the Coillard Primary School built in the early nineteen fifties and was named after a famous Scottish explorer who visited this part of Africa in the nineteenth century, Part of the school still exists but was renamed Mulwani Basic School after independence. The trade School was renamed Livingstone Institute of Business and Engineering until 1995 when the said institute moved to a site adjacent to its old campus. The campus was then rented by the Victoria Falls University of Technology and was renamed the Nakatindi Road Campus.
To be one of the top Universities of Science and Technology devoted to the advancement of technological entrepreneurship in Africa.
To prepare men and women into leadership roles and motivate them into wealth creation enabled by Science and Technology.
It is strategically located at the gateway to neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and the Southern Africa economic hub, South Africa.VFU is in Livingstone the home of Victoria Falls and tourist capital of Zambia.
The University offers programmes in the following schools:
1. School of Information Communication and Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
- Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Management
2. School of Education
- Bachelors of Arts in Education with specialization in: English, French, Special Education, Religious Education, History, or Geography
- Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with Education
3. School of Tourism, Languages and Arts
- Bachelors of Science in Tourism Management
- Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management
4. School of Business and Financial Management
- Executive Masters in Business Administration
- Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
- Bachelor of Arts in Human Resources Management
- Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance
- Bachelor of Science in Project Management
- Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
- Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration
- ZICA Licentiate and Professional Programmes
5. School of Law
- Bachelor of Arts in Law
Schools to be started shortly are:
• Science and Engineering
• Agriculture and food Technologies
• Energy and Environment
Method of application:
• Application forms can be obtainable from the University College Campus in Livingstone or from the University website.
• Application forms must be accompanied by photo copies of relevant certificates.
Boarding facilities are available at the campus on first come first serve basis.