About Us

Director - Matebeleland South

 Director - Matabeleland South Region

Mr A. Nkala
M.A (UZ), BA (Hons) UZ

Welcome to the home page of ZOU Mat South, one of the university’s 10 regional Centres evenly spread out around Zimbabwe. Based in and servicing Zimbabwe’s expansive South-Westerly province that shares borders with Mozambique, South Africa and Botswana, this regional centre is located in Gwanda, the provincial capital of a province famous for gold mining, wild life and cattle ranching.

You will find our offices centrally situated at New Government Complex on 3rd Avenue, 2nd Floor East Wing, P O Box 346 Gwanda. Telephone (0284) 22965/6 or (0284) 22998 Fax (0284) 22967. Cell: 0712 408 769 Our regional library is housed at ZIMPOST Jahunda building behind Gwanda High School. Tel :(0284) 21019. From Beitbridge to Plumtree, and from Shangani to Sun-Yet-Sen, wherever you may be in our 7 districts that include Gwanda, Beit-Bridge, Insiza, Matobo, Umzingwane, Bulilima and Mangwe, Matabeleland South is directly, immediately at your service-bringing quality university education to your doorstep.

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, May 16, 2018 - 12:01

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) in collaboration with the Association of African Universities (AAU) and the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE), will host a four day Research Method

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:34

THE Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) National Student Representative Council (SRC), through Centre for Student Management (CSM), has set aside $10 000 towards the Students Bereavement Fund.

The move which has been described as a

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:30

The Zimbabwe Open University entered into yet another lucrative partnership with Beitbridge Juicing Private Limited, a subsidiary of Schweppes Holdings.

The signing ceremony was done at ZOU National Centre in Harare on Tuesday,  24 April 2018. The ZOU Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 12:17

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Alumni Association met at Jameson Hotel in the capital recently to elect a substantive executive committee that will steer the ship for the next two years.