University of Cavendish Zambia

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About Us

Cavendish University Zambia is a general university in Zambia which its vision is to be the Harvard of Africa
The University aspires to attract the most talented faculty, staff, and students; to provide an environment where they can discover and fulfill their potential; and thereby realizing its promise, which is to become the distinguished private University in the country and beyond.And their mission is to provide high quality Private University Education, Training, Research and Consultancy for Individuals, Corporations and the Public through both Classical and Flexible intakes and delivery methods of Traditional and Innovative Curricula in order to contribute to national development
In pursuing this mission today, the University seeks to advance intellectual and creative endeavors through leading-edge programmes; to use the skill creativity to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education and other services provided to the stakeholders, and to educate students for success and personal fulfillment in an ever increasingly diverse and global environment.

Programs Offered

  • Master Of Science in Project Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Project Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma – Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Bachelor Of Social Work
  • Bachelor Of Arts – Public Relations
  • Bachelor Of Education
  • Bachelor Of Mass Communication
  • Bachelor Of Arts – Project Management
  • Master of Social Work
    • EMBA – Generic
    • EMBA – Finance
    • EMBA – Marketing
    • EMBA – Human Resource
    • Bachelor Of Business Administration
    • Bachelor Of Arts – Economics
    • Bachelor of Arts Banking & Finance
    • Bachelor Of Arts – Purchasing & Supply
    • Cavendish University Founadtion Programme
    • Master of Science in Economics and Policy Analysis
    • Master of Science in Banking and Financial Services Management
    • EMBA – Infrastructure Management
    • Master Of Laws(LLM)
    • Bachelor of Law(LLB)
    • Bachelor Of Information Technolgy
    • Bachelor Of Computer Science

Admission and Applications


To be admitted to pursue a programme at CUZ, applicants must satisfy the University’s minimum entry requirement for that particular programme. Details of these requirements may be found within the descriptions for each course prospectus.

Selection  Procedure.


A complete application consists of: the application form itself, transcripts, application fee, and in some cases a candidate who submits an application for admission may be subjected to an admissions interview. Interviews are conducted in person or via telephone. DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM BELOW :

Application for Business / Law/ Social Sciences / ICT programmes

Application form for CUZ/Mewar University Joint Programmes

Application form for the Ph.D Programme

Application fee is ZMW120 and can be deposited in the CUZ bank account and the deposit slip submitted to the CUZ Accounts Office as you submit the application form.
Below are bank details:
Account Name: Cavendish University Zambia
Bank Name: Zambia National Commercial Bank
Branch Name: Lusaka Business Centre
Account Number:  0030210000008948

Branch Code: 03
Swift Code: ZNCO.ZM.LU
Cheques are payable to Cavendish University Zambia.


The Admissions Committee considers numerous factors, including work experience, academic history, recommendations, personal interview and the body of the application itself. One of the most important prerequisites for Undergraduate programmes is a full grade twelve certificate with five credits or better. Mature entry applicants will normally be interviewed to assess their suitability for the programme.

For the Postgraduate applications however work experience, including a candidate’s work history and current role and responsibilities in their organisation may play a critical role. The minimum qualification is a First Degree or professional qualification in a relevant field.


After assessment a decision is made and the applicant is required to check with Customer Service for feedback within a week of applying. The acceptance letter will contain information relating to the Programme name, Fees, payment procedures and exemptions (if any)


Actual Enrollment is done when a student pays the minimum fees requirements and a student number is allocated to them.

For more information please contact:

Head Office – Lusaka, Provident house, Cairo Road, P.O. Box 34625,Lusaka.
Tel: +260 211 230106/ 260 211 230991, Email:

Medical School,  Munali Campus, Kazimuli Close off Kamloops, Munali/Hands worth – Tel: 293553