Vision / Mission / Core Values

Our Vison

To be a world class Professional Development Centre.

Our Mission

The centre for Professional Development exists to empower and enskill people through tailor-made short duration training programmes thereby enabling its clients to realise full potential for sustainable development.

Our Core Values

  • Dedication to the highest level of excellence in service delivery;
  • Creation of an innovative culture;
  • Promotion of integrity;
  • Commitment to transparency and divergent thinking and expression;
  • Adherence to high levels of ethical standards;
  • Respect for core creation;
  • Amicable partnerships with organisations for mutual benefits
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, August 9, 2017 - 11:28

Zimbabwe Open University will once again this year take part at this year’s Harare Agricultural Show which will run from August, 21 to 26, 2017 in Harare

The show, which will be entering its 107th anniversary, will run under the theme “Seed Food: Innovate. Consolidate.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 10:50

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) joined the entire nation in the National Clean up Campaign launched by the Office of the President in the capital Harare, on August 3 2017.

Despite the invitation coming on short notice, the institution, through the Harare/Chitungwiza Regional Campus,

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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 16:48

You Spoke….We Listened! You want more intensive teaching and hence more hours to interact with your Professors.  Zimbabwe Open University, your responsive and flexible University is delighted to announce the introduction of an Intensive Summer School.  The Intensive Summer School would be in the

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Monday, August 7, 2017 - 15:58

Please be advised that, the Zimbabwe Open University has come up with a Staggered fees payment plan so as to improve the management of student’s debt and registration. Students can now register all the required maximum courses per semester upon payment of an initial deposit of 50% of the Total

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