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UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES: FEBRUARY 2018 INTAKE

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Since 1955, with an enduring dedication to the pursuit of excellence, the UZ has educated leaders and shaped the the future. It has left an indelible and permanent mark on the lives of its students, connecting them to an extraordinary history and challenging them to discover and to define their purpose. UZ has always ensured it provides students with a deeply transformative learning experience, intellectually, morally, socially, and emotionally.

UZ is committed to education and learning as vehicles for human betterment. As a research university, UZ professors and students are pushing the boundaries of knowledge in wide ranging fields of endeavour and this has brought new perspectives and ground breaking solutions to our everyday challenges .In so doing, UZ has set the standards across all disciplines for the next hundred years.

Join the best university in any one of the following exciting programmes for a life changing academic experience. All programmes require at least 5 ‘o’ level passes including English language. Other requirements are indicated against each programme. All the programmes are full time. Registration of successful applicants for the February intake starts on 14 February 2018 and lectures begin on 26 February 2018.

FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
AGRICULTURE   ‘O’ Levels passes including English Language and Mathematics and three of the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology, Economics,Accounts,Geography,Agriculture, Physics, Integrated Science, Physical Science for all degree programmes.   
    Applicants with relevant  Agriculture Diplomas from UZ Associate Colleges will be considered.    
  BSc Agriculture  Hons in Agronomy (HAGR) ‘A’ Level passes in Biology  (Compulsory), & any one of Chemistry,Physics,Mathematics, Geography or Agriculture. 4
  BSc Agriculture  Hons in Horticulture (HHR) ‘A’ Level passes in  Biology  (Compulsory) & any one of Chemistry, Physics,Mathematics,  Geography or Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons  Livestock Science & Applied Ecology               ( Livestock Production and Value Addition) (HLSAELPVA) A' Level passes in Biology (compulsory) and one subject from Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Food Science, Geography or Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons  Livestock Science  & Applied Ecology  (Applied  Terrestrial  & Aquatic Ecology ) (HLSAETAE) A' Level passes in Biology (Compulsory), and any one from Chemistry,Physics,Mathematics,Food Science,or  Agriculture . 4
  BSc Hons in Sustainable Land Use & Soil Science (HSLUSC) ‘A’ Level passes in Chemistry (Compulsory) and any one of the following subjects; Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Geography or  Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons Environmental Protection,Technology & Design (Environmental Protection & Management) (HEPTDEPM) Two  ‘A’ Level passes in Chemistry is compulsory and one of Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Geography or  Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons Environmental Protection,Technology & Design (Environmental Technology  & Design) (HEPTDETD) Two  ‘A’ Level passes in Chemistry is compulsory and any one of Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Geography or  Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons Agricultural Economics (Agribusiness Management) (HAABEAM) A' level Passes in Mathematics,or Economics and any one of the following subjects: Accounts, Management of Business, Biology, Geography, Chemistry, Physics or  Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons Agricultural Economics (Agricultural &Rural Development) (HAABEARD) A' level Passes in Mathematics,or Economics and any one of the following subjects: Accounts, Management of Business, Biology, Geography, Chemistry, Physics or  Agriculture. 4
  BSc Hons Plant Breeding & Biotechnology (HPBB)  ' A' Level passes in Biology (Compulsory) and one subject from  the following; Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Geography & Agriculture . 4
  BSc Hons Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering (HBAE) Two 'A' Level passes in Mathematics and Physics ( Compulsory) &  any other Science subject . 5
 

FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
ARTS   5 'O' level passes including English Language and  Two Arts subjects at ‘A’ Level are compulsory for Admission in the Faculty of Arts .  
  BA Dual Hons in Linguistics and Shona (HLG&SHA) A' level passes  in Shona and Arts subjects. 4
  BA Dual Hons in Linguistics and Ndebele (HLG&NDA) A' level passes  in Ndebele and Arts subjects. 4
  BA Dual Hons in Linguistics and Kiswahili (HLG/KIS) A' level Language related subject ,Ndebele or Shona. Applicants with  post A' level relevant qualification or with relevant work experience may be admitted with approval of senate . 4
  BA Hons in War & Strategic Studies (HWAR) Passes in A Level History & another Arts subject. Post A level qualifications with relevant experience will also be considered  4
  BA Hons in Translation & Interpretation Studies (HTIS) A' level passes in Shona/Ndebele/ or Diploma in Translation & Interpretation Studies . 4
  BA Dual Hons in Religious Studies and Ndebele (HRS/NDA) A' level passes in Ndebele and Divinity . 4
  BA Dual Hons in Religious Studies and Shona (HRS/SHA) A' level passes in Shona and Divinity . 4
  BA Dual Hons in History and Tonga (HHS/TON) A' level passes  in Ndebele or Shona and History. Applicants must be Tonga first Language speakers. 4
  BA Hons in Economic History (HEH) A' level passes in either History, Economic History,Geography, or Economics and any other approved Arts subject. Post  "A" level relevant qualifications  with relevant work experience may be admitted with approval of Senate . 4
  BA Hons in English (HEL) Two 'A' level passes in Literature in English or  English Literature and any other Arts subject . 4
  BA Dual Hons in Linguistics and Tonga (HLG/TON) A' level passes  in Ndebele or Shona or Shona. Applicants must be Tonga first Language speakers. 4
  BA Dual Hons in English and Portuguese (HEL/POB) Two 'A'level passes in Literature in English or  English Literature and any other Arts subject/ Proficiency in Portuguese required. 4
  BA  Dual Hons in English and Chinese (HEL/CHB) Two 'A' level passes in Literature in English or English Literature/Profiency in Chinese required . 4
  BA Hons in Applied Media Arts & Performance Studies (HAMAPS)  Advanced  level passes in any Arts subjects . 4
  BA Hons in Archeology and Heritage Management (HAHM) Two A'Level passes in Geography, History,or any Science Subject. O' level English and Mathematics. Applicants with Post O'level relevant qualifications or work experience maybe admitted with approval of Senate . 4
  BA Hons in History (HHSA) A' Level passes in History and any other Arts subjects . A post 'A' Level qualification with relevant  work experience maybe admitted with approval of senate . 4
  BA Dual Hons in History and Religious Studies (HHS/RSA) A' level passes in History and Divinity . 4
  BA  Hons in Religious Studies (HRSA) A' level passes in Divinity or Diploma in Religious Studies 4
  BA Dual Hons in Philosophy and Classics (HPL/CLSA) A' Level passes in Literature in English, History ,Divinity or their equivalent . 4
  BA Dual Hons in Philosophy and Religious Studies (HPL/RSA) A' Level passes in Divinity and any other Arts subjects. 4
  BA Hons in Comperative Literature, History and Culture (HCLHCA) A' Level passes in Literature , Divinity, History ,and any other Arts subjects. 4
  BA Dual Hons in Foreign Languages and Linguistics.Options:German & Linguistics-(HLG/GMB),Chinese & Linguistics (HLG/CHB) ,Portuguese & Linguistics (HGL/POB) A' level passes in language related subjects,English and English Literature are an added advantage . For German and Portuguese,a B1 certificate in German/Portugues Language from an institution recognised by University of Zimbabwe will be an  added advantage. Applicants with a post 'A' level  qualifications or with relevant work eperience may be admitted with approval of Senate. 4
  BA Hons in Film,Radio and Television Production (HFRTP) Passes in at least Two A' level subjects, one of which must be any Arts subject, preferably a language subject. Applicants with Post A' level qualifications /Diploma in Media Arts or related performance studies with a merit may also be admitted 4
  BA Hons in Chinese Language and Cultural studies (HCHBCS) Passes in 'A' level Language related subjects and any other Arts subject. Diploma in Chinese with a Merit. Applicants with Post  'A' level relevant qualifications with relevant work experience maybe admitted with approval of senate 4
  BA Hons in French Language and Cultural  Studies (HFLCS) A' level Language subject and one other Arts subject. Diploma in Education in French or A' level French will be exempted from first year language courses. 4
FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES BSc (Hons) Degree in Optometry (BSHO) 5 'O' level Passes in English Language, Physical Science and Maths , 3 Advanced Level Passes in Mathematics, and any 2 of the Following; Physics,Biology, and Chemistry 4
FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
COMMERCE   ‘O’ Level passes  in English Language and Maths & 2 ‘A’ level Commercials are compulsory for all programmes in the faculty of commerce.  
B. of Accountancy Hons (HACC).   Passes in 'A’ level Accounting compulsory, and another commercial subject  4
B. of Business Studies Hons (Specialisations available are Marketing, Finance & Banking, & Management)(HBBS)  Passes in 2 ‘A’ level commercials required. 4
B. of Business Studies & Computing Science Hons. (HBSCT)  Passes in ‘A’ level Mathematics compulsory, and any other commercials 4
B. of Tourism & Hospitality Management Hons (HTHM)  2 ‘A’ level passes in commercials. 4
 

FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
ENGINEERING   5 ‘O’ Levels – including English Language , Maths and science subjects for all degree programmes a requirement.  
  BSc Hons in Engineering(HEN) Options available: 5 ‘O’ Levels – including English Language , Maths and science subjects for all degree programmes a requirement.  
  1.B.Eng  Hons. Aeronautical Engineering (HENAE) NB: Programme not for school leavers A' Level passes in Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/ Technical Drawing/ Computing Science, plus one year industrial exposure in the Aviation industry or;   4
  HND and at least 2 years relevant post HND experience, plus entry examination or ;    
  ND and at least 5 years ND relevant experience plus entry examination;  
  Membership to the Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers (applies to those with ND/HND).Eligible students without ZIE membership will be given time to regularise  
2.BSc Hons Civil Engineering (HENCEE) 3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry/Technical Drawing . 4
3.BSc Hons.Geo-Informatics & Surveying (HSVE) 3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry/Geography . 4
4.BSc Hons. Mining (HME)  3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry/Technical Drawing . 4
5.BSc Hons. Electrical Engineering (HENEENG) 3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry/Technical Drawing/Computing Science  4
6.BSc Hons. Mechanical Engineering (HENME) 3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry/Technical Drawing . 4
7.BSc Hons. Metallurgical Engineering (HENMET) 3 ‘A’ Levels – Maths, Physics & Chemistry . 4
 

FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
SCIENCE   ‘O’ Level passes in English Language and  Maths are  compulsory for all programmes in the Faculty of Science.  Two ‘A’ Level passes in any of Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Geography. NB: One ‘A’ Level subject to be an experimental Science e.g. Biology, Chemistry or Physics.  
BSc Actuarial Science (HASC)  Passes ‘A’ level Mathematics and any other approved subject . 4
BSc Biochemistry Hons (BCH)    'A' level passes in Chemistry and Biology compulsory 4
BSc Biological Sciences Hons. (BZH)   ‘A’ Level passes in  Biology compulsory and any other experimental Sciences 4
BSc Chemistry Hons. (CHH)   Two ‘A’ Level passes in Chemistry and any one of Biology, Physics, Maths, or Geography. NB: One ‘A’ Level subject to be an experimental science e.g. Biology, Chemistry or Physics. 4
BSc Computer Science Hons. (CTH)  Two ‘A’ Level passes in Maths compulsory  and any  other subjects recognised by the University. 4
BSc Honours in Forensic Science (HFS)  Two ‘A’ Level passes in any of Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Maths. 4
BSc Food Science & Technology (BSCFS) Passes in Chemistry at “A’ level compulsory and any other science subjects . 4
BSc Geography Hons. in Geographical Information Science and Earth Observation (HGGIS) Passes in ‘A’ level Geography, and any other subject . 4
BSc Geography Hons. In Environmental Science (HGGENV) Passes in ‘A’ level Geography,and other subject . 4
BSc Geology Hons. (GLH)  Passes in 'A' Mathematics compulsory, and any one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology or Geography . 4
BSc Mathematics Hons. (MTH) Passes ‘A’ level Mathematics and any other subject. 4
BSc Statistics Hons. (STSH) Passes in ‘A’ level Mathematics, and any other subject . 4
Bsc Meteorology and Climate Science  Hons (HMET) ‘A’ level passes in Physics and Mathematics  compulsory. 4
BSc Nutrition (HNS)  Passes in ‘A’ level Chemistry compulsory, and any other science subject . 4
BSc Hons in Electronics and Telecommunications Technonlogy (HETT) Advanced Level paasses in Physics and Maths compulsory or Diploma in Telecommunication Systems with two years relevant experience 4
BSc Physics Hons. (PHH) Options available:Medical Physics,Renewable Energy,Geophysics,Nanotechnology and Telecommunication ‘A’ level passes in Physics compulsory and any other science subject. 4
  Diploma in Telecommunication Systems (DTCS) 5 'O' level passes , including English, Maths, and Science or Certificate in Telecommunication Systems  with two years relevant experience 2
FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
SOCIAL STUDIES   5 'O' Level passes including English Language is compulsory  
  BSc Hons. Administration (HADSS)  ‘O’ level Maths and 2 ‘A’ level passes . 4
  BSc Hons. Economics (HECSS ) 5 ‘O’Level including English and Maths with a B or better and at least 2 'A' Level passes. 4
  BSc Hons. Sociology  (HSOSS)   2 ‘A’ level passes 4
  BSc Hons. Rural & Urban Planning (HRUPSS)  ‘O’ Level Maths with B or better & at least 2 'A' Level passes in Geography compulsory 4
  BSc Hons. Real Estate Management (HREMSS)  5 ‘O’ Levels including English, Geography and Maths with a B or better. At least 2 ‘A’ Levels in Geography and any other subject 4
  BSc Hons. Population Studies (HPPSS) ‘O’ Level Maths with  C or better & at least 2 'A' Level passes. 4
  BSc Hons.Social Work (HSWSS)  2 ‘A’ Levels passes. 4
  BSc Hons. Political Science (HPOSS)  2 ‘A’ Levels passes. 4
  BSc Hons. Psychology (HPSS) ‘O’ level Maths & a Science subject. 2 ‘A’ level passes   4
 

FACULTY DEGREE PROGRAMME & PROGRAMME CODE SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS DURATION (Years)
Vet Science B Veterinary Science (BVSC) 3‘A’Levels Chemistry & Biology (Compulsory)  and any one of Mathematics and Physics. 5
  Diploma in Veterinary Nursing (DVN) 5 'O’ level passes in Science subjects. ‘A’ levels are an added advantage 2

APPLICATIONS AND FURTHER INFORMATION                                   

Application forms are available upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $20 for Zimbabweans and US$70 for Internationals at any CBZ Branch nationwide. The Account details are as follows:

Account Name       : University of Zimbabwe

Branch: Kwame Nkrumah Ave

Account Number: 01120770100042

                                               

The closing date for the receipt of completed application forms is the 2nd of February 2018. Application forms should be obtained and forwarded to:                                             

The Senior Assistant Registrar (Admissions)

University of Zimbabwe

P.O Box MP 167               

Mt Pleasant

Harare

Tel: 303212/20 Ext 11116,11181,11114,11112

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