Welcome to Kwame Nkrumah University

The institution was opened in 1967, as Kabwe Teachers Training College. It trained Junior Secondary School Teachers at its inception. Four years later, the President of Zambia at the time, Kenneth Kaunda, renamed the college Nkrumah Teachers College, in honor of Kwame Nkrumah, the founding president of Ghana.

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About Us

Our Mission

To Deliver Quality Education, Research and Consultancy, that is responsive to the changing needs and values of the Local, National and International Communities.

Our Values

Team Effort, Hard Work, Resilience, Integrity, Visionary, Excellence, Support.

Our Vision

A leading International University in the provision of quality, inclusive and socially responsible higher education and research..

The University Senate runs the University under the supervision of the University Council. There are four schools namely; the School of Natural Science, the School of Business Studies, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, and the School of Education. Additionally, the University has two Directorates namely; Open and Distance Learning and Research and Postgraduate Studies

Affiliations

Nkrumah is a member of the Association of African Universities, the Association of Commonwealth Universities,Football Association of Zambia and the International Association of Universities.

Location

Kwame Nkrumah University has three campuses namely; the Main Campus; the West Campus; and the East Campus; all of which are along Munkoyo Street, about 3 km from the Kabwe City Centre.

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Students

4

Schools

29

Programmes

217

Staff

Programmes

Kwame Nkrumah University has currently has four Schools (Faculties) with each offering the following programmes:


Applications Forms:

If you wish to do a manual application, you can download the forms and apply manually

Manual Application Forms

Fulltime Application

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Manual Application Forms

Distance Application

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Manual Application Forms

Teaching Methodology Application Form

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Manual Application Forms

Masters Application Form

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Masters Reference Form

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Announcements

This section contains all the latest announcements and news


Video on how to do course registration and create a student account.


KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY STRATEGIC PLAN - 2020 TO 2021

This is the first ever Strategic Plan (SP) for Kwame Nkrumah University (KNU). Kwame Nkrumah University transitioned from a Teachers' College into a University in 2013 through the Statutory Instrument No. 106 of 2013 (Declaration Order 2013). Click the link below to download the Strategic Plan.

  • Date published: 2021-05-09 15:55:42
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RE-OPENING OF THE UNIVERSITY - NON GRADUATING

  • Date published: 2020-07-30 16:31:00
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KNU STUDENT CLEARANCE FORM

  • Date published: 2020-07-29 16:50:39
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FINAL EXAM TIMETABLE FOR HSS 4TH YEAR FULLTIME STUDENTS - JULY 2020

  • Date published: 2020-07-24 18:17:39
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EXAMINATION REGISTRATION - 4TH YEAR FULLTIME STUDENTS

  • Date published: 2020-07-23 17:01:00
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Higher Education Loans and Scholarships Board

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Zambians that meet the minimum requirements outlined here below to apply for undergraduate GRZ Student Loans for the 2020/2021 Academic Year at Kwame Nkrumah University.

  • Date published: 2020-07-23 12:02:37
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OFFER OF FREE 200MB DAILY BUNDLES BY ZAMTEL

  • Date published: 2020-07-21 09:39:29
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KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY 2019-2020 REVISED SESSIONAL DATES

  • Date published: 2020-07-13 18:13:19
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4TH YEAR FULL TIME STUDENTS 2020 REGISTRATION OF EXAMINATIONS

  • Date published: 2020-07-01 16:33:56
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Nkrumah Merchandise

In this section you can find all our Kwame Nkrumah Merchandise on Sale.

Chitenge

Chitenge

Laptop Back Packs

Laptop Back Packs

Ladies Shirts

Ladies Shirts

Mens Shirts

Mens Shirts

Branded Pens

Branded Pens

Golf T Shirts

Golf T Shirts

Contact

Contact us usuing the following information

Our Address

Plot 1583 Munkoyo Street, Kabwe, Zambia P.O. Box 80404

Email Us

registrar@nkrumah.edu.zm

Call Us

Admissions Office : +260953909029/+260975900402
Administration Office : +260979537501
Examinations office : +260979726599/+260977494444
Accounts Office : +260977380289/+260977713665
Open Distance Learning: +260955772337/+260977246550
Dean of Students Accomodation Office : +260978620986
PostGraduate Office : +260967507131/+260972753727
School of Business : +260977763675
School of Education : +260977935533


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