Mulungushi University – Pursuing The Frontiers of Knowledge

Mulungushi University (MU) was founded in 2008. It is the third public university after the University of Zambia and Copperbelt University.

In fact, the school has presently two (2) campuses, namely the Great North Road Campus witch is clocated 26 kilometres North of Kabwe, as you are going to Kapirimponshi on the banks of Mulungushi River and the Kabwe Town Campus located along Mubanga Road, off Munkoyo Street in the heart of Kabwe town.

Mulungushi UniversityMulungushi - Great North Road Campus
Mulungushi UniversityKabwe Town Campus

History Of Mulungushi University

The Great North Road Campus was previously the National College for Management and Development Studies (originally The President's Citizenship College).

Before the establishment of the University, Zambia had two public universities, but after education sector reforms, a good number of universities, including Mulungushi have sprung up.


The University has nine academic faculties which includes the following:

  • School of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Centre for Information Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Centre for Labour Studies (CLS)
  • Disaster Management Training Centre
  • School of Business Studies (SBS)
  • School of Social Sciences
  • Institute of Distance Education (IDE)

Currently the school is running undergraduate programmes as follows:

  1. Bachelor of Agriculture 
  2. Bachelor of Agricultural Business Management 
  3. Bachelor of Land and Water Management 
  4. Bachelor of Commerce 
  5. Bachelor of Science in Statistics 
  6. Bachelor of Computer Science 
  7. Bachelor of Information Technology 
  8. Bachelor of Environmental Studies 
  9. Bachelor of Labour Studies 
  10. Bachelor of Human Resource Management 
  11. Bachelor of International Relations and Development 
  12. Bachelor of Local Government Administration 
  13. Bachelor of Public Administration 
  14. Bachelor of Economics 
  15. Bachelor of Horticulture 
  16. Bachelor of Entrepreneurship 
  17. Bachelor of Social Work

Entry Requirements To Undergraduate Programmes

  • Full Grade 12 or Form Five (5) Certificate with a minimum of Five (5) credit passes including Mathematics and English, OR 
  • Diploma of a minimum of two years duration in the relevant field from a recognised Institution.

Contact Details

For further information, contact… 

Academic Office
Tel: 05-222141 or 05-221457
Cell N. +260 978-904280
Fax: 05-222142/05-223917/05-221074


Mulungushi University
P.O.Box 80415

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