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..


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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.

Programmes

Kwame Nkrumah University currently, has four Schools (Faculties) as follows:


Applications Forms:

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Full Time Manual Application Forms

Fulltime Application Form

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

Distance Application Form

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

Teaching Methodology Application Form

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

Masters Application Form

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Masters Reference Forms

Masters Reference Form

  • Date published: 15/02/2021
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Announcements

This section contains all the latest announcements and news


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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH, POSTGRADUATE STUDIES AND INNOVATION

EXTENSION DEADLINE - 27 FEBRUARY 2024
CALL FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS FOR FUNDING UNDER THE KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAMME (KNURGP)

  • Date published: 2024-02-20 15:02:01
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EXAMINATION SLIP PRINTING PROCEDURE.

EXAMINATION SLIP PRINTING PROCEDURE.

  • Date published: 2024-02-09 10:12:27
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FEBRUARY 2024 ECONOMICS EXAMINATION REGISTRATION

FEBRUARY 2024 ECONOMICS EXAM REGISTRAION

  • Date published: 2024-02-06 14:00:26
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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH, POSTGRADUATE STUDIES & INNOVATION

Call for Papers: Kwame Nkrumah University Multidisciplinary Journal (KNUMJ): Second Issue

  • Date published: 2024-02-05 06:34:22
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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH, POSTGRADUATE STUDIES AND INNOVATION

APPLICATION FOR RESEARCH GRANT UNDER THE KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAMME (KNURGP)

  • Date published: 2024-01-24 06:37:02
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DIRECTORATE OF RESEARCH, POSTGRADUATE STUDIES AND INNOVATION

CALL FOR RESEARCH PROPOSALS FOR FUNDING UNDER THE KWAME NKRUMAH UNIVERSITY RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAMME (KNURGP) 

  • Date published: 2024-01-24 06:30:24
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MOU EXECUTION BETWEEN NIPA AND KNU


  • Date published: 2024-01-18 13:44:11
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LEARNING-TIMETABLE

  • Date published: 2024-01-10 12:45:34
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LEARNING TIMETABLE

  • Date published: 2024-01-10 12:44:58
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Contact

Contact us usuing the following information

Our Address

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

Call Us

Admissions Office : +260777291088
Administration Office : +260979537501
Examinations office : +260979726599/+260977494444
Accounts Office : +260954654646/+260776909280
Open Distance Learning: +260955772337/+260977246550
PostGraduate Office : +260967507131/+260972753727
School of Business : +260977763675
School of Education : +260977935533
Dean of Students Affairs : +260979913584
Deputy Dean of Students Affairs : +260977376699
Accommodation Office : +260978620986 / +260979600746
Student Counsellor : +260979590647
(Monday to Friday Operating Hours are between 08:00hrs and 17:00hrs)