The University of Zimbabwe is the oldest, leading and finest University in Zimbabwe which is involved in teaching and research and offers degrees, diplomas and certificates in various disciplines which include arts, agriculture, law, medicine, social studies, science, engineering, education, commerce and veterinary sciences.
The rigorous academic standards and high quality research output demanded by the University of Zimbabwe on its academic staff has raised both its academic and training profile to make its graduate a highly sought after in industry, commerce, Government departments and other organisations.
All University of Zimbabwe programmes are accredited by the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education and other professional bodies in medicine, law, engineering, accountancy, social work and veterinary science.
Former names: University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, University of Rhodesia
Motto: Knowledge, Diligence, Integrity
Type: Public, Comprehensive University
Vice Chancellor: Professor Levi M. Nyagura
Academic Staff: 103 professors, 183 senior lecturers, 450 lecturers, 99 teaching and research assistants
Academic Staff with PhDs: 284
Undergraduate Students: 11 426
Postgraduate Students: 1 486
International Students: 178
Research Funding (2015): US$2 705 660.00
Location: Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe
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