About Us

Director - Mashonaland West

Director - Mashonaland West

Mr E. Nyajeka
M.Ed,(UZ) B.Ed, (UZ), T3, (Waddilove)

Welcome to the ZOU Mashonaland West Region centre for distance learning. Our aim is to be recognised as a world class university regional centre which offers open and distance learning.

Our core values are dedication to the highest levels of excellence, creation of an innovative culture, promotion of integrity, adherence to highest levels of ethical standards and delighting stakeholders.

We are situated at the Public Service Complex next to Chinhoyi University of Technology. The centre is ideal for open learning. Mashonaland West Province is one of the 10 provinces of Zimbabwe. It boosts the country's major economic activities which are agriculture, mining and tourism. Mashonaland West is popularly known as the bread basket of Zimbabwe because of its agricultural output. The offices are easily accessible to all our students from our six districts which are Kadoma, Chegutu, Makonde, Kariba, Chinhoyi and Zvimba. The town (Chinhoyi) is 115 km from Harare along the Great North Road Linking Zimbabwe and countries to the north of the Zambezi River which include Zambia, DRC, Tanzania and Kenya. Come to ZOU Mashonaland West Regional Centre and be empowered through open and distance learning.

Orientation for first year, first semester students across programs will be held on 02 March 2018 at…

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

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 16:54

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Faculty of Science and Technology held a BSc Nursing Science Practicum Supervision workshop at Century Towers in the capital on 28 February 2018.

The workshop was attended by Director of Nursing

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 16:46

Investors have been called upon to invest in Higher and Tertiary Education infrastructure. The call was made by the President and Chancellor of all State Universities, Cde E.D. Mnangagwa on 09 March at an Investment Conference that was organized by the Ministry of

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Friday, March 2, 2018 - 13:54

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) launched the first edition of their magazine recently, The Second Semester 2017 ZOU Magazine issue.

The magazine, a brainchild of the Marketing Department,

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Friday, March 2, 2018 - 13:44

The Zimbabwe Open University’s Higher Degrees Directorate held a two-day proposals and chapters presentation and defence workshop for their PhD students in the capital recently.

The two day workshop saw a total of 11 students presenting their work.

Out of the 11 students, four of

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