Cavendish University

country rank  7
world rank  9978

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University Overview

Founded in 2005, Cavendish University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Lusaka (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Zambia, Cavendish University (CUZ) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Cavendish University (CUZ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education 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.

University Identity

Name
Acronym CUZ
Founded 2005
Motto Professional British Education with a Local Touch
Colours Blue, white and red

University Location

Address Corner of Great North and Washama Road, Villa Elizabeth
Lusaka (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
10101 Lusaka
Zambia
T +260 (211) 387 600
F +260

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Cairo Road
Lusaka 10101
+260 211 230106

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education, Zambia


Year of first Accreditation

2005


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Higher Education Authority (HEA)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Zambia Institute of Marketing (ZIM)
  • Zambia Institute of Purchasing and Supply (ZIPS)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019