Principal Officers


Pro-Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs


Acting Vice-Chancellor (Pro-Vice Chancellor - Academic Affairs)

Professor A. C. Ncube
D.Ed (UNISA), M.Ed (Counselling) (Newcastle - Upon Tyne), B.A (Hons)(UNISA), B.A.(UNISA)
Dip Sp. Ed (Birmingham) T2A, Sp. Ed (Montfort) T3 (UCE) Dip Pers. Mgt (IPMZ)
Cert in Gender and Women Empowerment (Swaziland)
Mobility & Orientation Cert. (Birmingham), Dip PM (IPMZ)

Pro Vice Chancellor (Corporate Planning and Business Development)
Pro Vice Chancellor (Research, Innovation and Enterprise Development)
Professor Gabriel Kabanda
Ph.D (California, USA), FZAS, M.Sc (Wales Swansea, UK), B.Sc (UZ), Dip. in Applied Meteorology (UK), Dip. in Computer Programming (UK), Cert. in Higher Education Management (Israel), MCSZ.


Professor D. Ndudzo
Ph.D (ZOU), MBL (UNISA), BSW (UZ), Dip SW (UZ),
Post Grad Cert ODL (BOCODOL)

Director Information and Communication Technology

Director Information and Communication Technology

Mr. N. Mufutumari
MSc, B.Sc (Hons) (UZ)
ICT Director


Director Library and Information Services

Director Library and Information Services

Mr A. Makurumure

Finance Director

Finance Director

Mr G. Shoko
MBA (UZ), B.Sc Admin (UZ), Member of AIBZ

The Harare Regional Campus will hold a teaching practice workshop for PGDE Intake 18, DipEd Intake 13, BECD Intake 6…

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Bulawayo Regional Campus has moved their Student Representative Council (SRC)…

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Latest News & Announcements

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 15:34

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Harare Regional Campus held a medal presentation ceremony to honour students who were outstanding during this year’s event of the Vice Chancellor’s tournament that was held in Mutare in September 2017.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 15:19

The Zimbabwe Open University Harare Regional campus took part in this year’s tree planting exercise when they planted 100 trees at their ZOU Campus in Hatcliffe on Wednesday, 6 December  2017.

Acting Harare Regional Campus Director,

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Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 16:51

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) in partnership with the country’s leading funeral service provider Nyaradzo Group, held a research conference in the capital recently.

The Conference, a brainchild of ZOU’s Faculty of Science and

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Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 12:19

Zimbabwe Open University Successfully Hosts its 15th Graduation Ceremony 

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