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FACULTY OF ENGINEEERING - SHORT COURSES

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The University of Zimbabwe, Faculty of Engineering, Centre for Continuing Engineering Education (CCEE) is offering the following courses during the July-August 2019 period.

 

Course

Description

Target group

Duration

Fees

GIS & Locational Analytics

The course will provide participants with a comprehensive theoretical and practical introduction to GIS.

Engineers, Environmentalists,

Hydrologists, Municipalities, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialists and Real Estate Agents/Property Developers.

1-4 July 2019

$350

Internet of Things (IoT): Networks and Protocols

In this course we will focus on how the IoT works.  You will learn about IoT networks and explore how things connect to it (Fog and Cloud)

Computer Networking Professionals

8-12 July 2019

$450

An Industry 4.0 Approach to Maintenance of Machinery

This course is going to introduce you to Artificial Intelligence (AI), the modern way by which machines collect and interpret data. Manufacturing in this new era of machine learning requires little human intervention, due to a fluid conversation between humans and robots.  The influx of AI technology can result in increased work efficiency and consequently an increase in returns due to optimum efficiency.

Engineers, Artisans, Operators

8-12 July 2019

$450

Energy Management

The course topics include monitoring of energy consuming equipment, energy auditing, energy development solutions.  Delegates will conduct a supervised energy audit visit to a plant and write energy audit report.

Middle Managers, Supervisors, Plant Operators and any other interested groups.

15-19 July 2019

$300

Refrigeration

How a refrigerator works, refrigerator components:- compressor, condenser, evaporator, expansion valve, thermostat, servicing a refrigerator

Technicians, Shop Operators, Cold room Operators and any other interested groups.

22-26 July 2019

$300

Introduction to Computer Aided Engineering with ANSYS.

ANSYS is an application that is used by engineers around the world to test their designs in “virtual environment” before manufacturing prototypes of products, thus saving time and money. Construction of new and improved system designs and optimization carried out on existing equipment through Computational Simulations are resulting in enhanced efficiency and lower operating costs.

Practicing Engineers, Students and Researchers

03 August 2019

$200

Wastewater Management

The course will cover sewage and required treated effluent quality, preliminary effluent treatment (screening), primary effluent treatment (sedimentation), activated sludge process, biological filters (trickling filters), sludge treatment and disposal and odour formation & control.

Council employees in wastewater management, Technicians

29 July - 02  August 2019

$300

Introduction to

Deep Learning

The course will first introduce the mathematics and machine learning basics and progress to modern practices of applying Deep Learning in Computer Vision, Speech Recognition, Natural Language Processing and other applications.

Researchers, Engineers, Artisans, Operators

17-18 August 2019

$450

Practical Electronics

Basic electronic components data and applications, Basic circuit design, soldering and disordering techniques, printed circuit board layout design and etching

Aspiring Electrical/Electronic Engineer or Technicians

Students

1-5 July 2019

$450

Basic joinery and wood machining

Basic joinery and wood machining, use of hand tools, materials, iron mongery and machines.

Aspiring semi-skilled carpentry practitioners, trade men and hand men

8-26 July 2019

$150

 

FEES SHOULD BE DEPOSITED INTO THE FOLLOWING ACCOUNT; FEES SHOULD BE DEPOSITED INTO THE FOLLOWING ACCOUNT;

ACCOUNT NAME:       UNIVERSITY OF ZIMBABWE

BANK:                          COMMERCIAL BANK OF ZIMBABWE (CBZ)

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 01120770100042

BRANCH:                     KWAME NKRUMAH AVE

 

For registration contact

Mrs P. Tengwa on

Tel 0242 303211-13/24/34/35/37/41 Ext 17006

Cell: 0772680153

or

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AUGUST 2019 INTAKE: NOTICE TO UNPLACED APPLICANTS

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1. Applicants on the waiting list

The University will process applicants on the waiting list starting on 01 to 19 July 2019, to replace those offered places but have not registered.

Also take note of the following important information:

 

2. Fees

  • First year students should pay a non-refundable deposit of $200.00 as a commitment fee and confirmation of acceptance of the offer.
  • The non-refundable deposit should be credited to the student’s account and shall be added to the student’s first semester fees upon registration.
  • Students are given up to 31 July 2019 to pay the non-refundable deposit.  After the payment of the deposit , the student can have the option to clear their fees at once or follow a University approved payment plan.

 Successful applicants must visit www.emhare.uz.ac.zw for online registration after payment of  fees. Applicants must use their Registration numbers as username and surname in capital letters as the password for the purposes of online registration . Details of full fees are contained in the offer letters or visit http://www.uz.ac.zw/index.php/current-students/undergraduates/fees.Those failing to access the website can contact UZ Admissions Office on 04 303211 Ext 11181,11116,11114

 

3. Banking Details

Fees must be deposited at any Commercial Bank of Zimbabwe (CBZ) branch nationwide using the bank account details shown below.  Please quote the correct student registration number when you process the deposit.

Account Name:                      University of Zimbabwe

Bank:                                      Commercial Bank of Zimbabwe- (CBZ)

Branch:                                  Kwame Nkrumah Avenue, Harare

Account Number:                 01120770100052

Branch Sort Code:                6101

Swift Code:                            cobzzwhaxxx

STUDENTS CAN ALSO PAY USING ECOCASH BY LOGGING INTO THEIR ACCOUNTS ON EMHARE.ONCE LOGGED IN, STUDENTS SHOULD LOOK FOR “ PAY USING ECOCASH”.

 

4. Important Dates

 Registration: OPEN UNTIL 31 July  2019

 Compulsory Orientation:  22-25 August 2019 STARTING AT 8:30AM IN THE GREAT HALL

 Lectures commence 26 August 2019

ANY QUERIES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE ADMISSIONS OFFICE ON 303211 EXT 11181, 11116,11114 OR admissions @admin.uz.ac.zw

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CONGRATULATORY MESSAGE FROM UZ RESEARCH BOARD

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The University of Zimbabwe Research Board would like to congratulate Professor P. Mapfumo on his new appointment as Vice Chancellor of the University of Zimbabwe. We wish him well and great success as he leads the University to become the center of excellence for Education 5.0. We have no doubt that there will be innovative research that will lead to industrialization and change lives of Zimbabweans for the better under his leadership at the University of Zimbabwe.

Congratulations!!

Prof. Jephat Chifamba

Chairman Research Board 

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