Founded in 2005, Cavendish University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Lusaka (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Minister of Education, Science, Vocational & Early Education, Zambia, Cavendish University (CUZ) is a small (enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Cavendish University (CUZ) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 11 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Zambian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CUZ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.