Undergraduate Regular and Parallel Programmes

Choose from over 100 available undergraduate programmes with a variety of majors. UNZA has 13 schools on two campuses, offering the degree programmes. Distance learning is an option for school leavers who prefer to study and work, thereby gaining work experience. If you are looking to apply, information is available for new applications, international students, requirements, along with fees and funding.


Because the language of instruction at the University of Zambia is English, all candidates for admission are expected to show evidence of proficiency in the English language. A school certificate credit, or ‘O’ level pass, in English language is accepted as satisfying this requirement and is normally demanded.

Application forms can be obtained from the Customer Service Centre, UNZA Great East Road campus, upon payment of a non-refundable application fee of K 150.00 for Zambians or USD 60.00 for non-Zambians. Payment for applications can be made at Standard Chartered Bank. The account name is UNZA Registrars Department and the Account number is 0100110273800. Application forms can also be downloaded from the UNZA website. In this case, the application fee still has to be paid at the bank.