The University of Lusaka (UNILUS) is a private university, registered with the Ministry of Education.
The university came into existence in 2007 when it was formally known us the Institute of Corporate Training and Applied Research (ICTAR).
The aim of UNILUS is to provide world class education and training services. In conjunction with the Copperbelt University, it has since produced two sets of graduates at masters degree level.
Partnerships And Associates
In line with the its belief in fruitful Private-Public Partnerships for the overall purpose of maintaining relevant curricula and enhancing knowledge and skills of the nations human capital, it has since signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) with the National council for construction (NCC), the Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ).
Others are, the Zambia Institute of Purchasing and supply (ZIPS), the Inter-market Banking Corporation, the Chartered Institute of Managements Accountants (CIMA), the University of Kwazulu Natal, the Microeconomic and Financial Management Institute of Southern and Eastern Africa (NEFMI), the Zambia Institute of Marketing, and the Zambia Institute of Human Resources Management(ZIHRM).
At international level, the University is a member of the Association of African Universities (AAU), the Association of African Business Schools (AABS), the Southern African Nordic Centre (SANORD) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).
In cognisance of local and international market trends, the programmes offered aim to provide individuals with management practice competences necessary for driving wealth creation, social and economic development of the nation.
The University of Lusaka offers bachelors and masters degree programmes. In addition, it offers short-tailor made training programmes as well as research and consultancy services to the general public, the government, non-governmental organisations and the private sector.
The programmes are categorised into the following schools:
School of Law
School of Business and Management
School of Education
School of Built Environment
School of Public Administration, Governance and International Relations
School of Graduate Studies
School of Economics, Banking and Financial Services
Why Study At UNILUS?
The programmes are internationally recognised
Widely accepted tailor made programmes recognisd in industry
Students are challenged to think in creative ways as a result of the entrepreneurial components inculcated in the programmes
Personal growth of students assured as a result of easy access to a student support and counsel office
A wide selection of electives to suit the students career
Would You Like To Enroll?
The University has two intakes every year, in January and May.