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ZOU National SRC introduce students bereavement fund

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 brilliant idea by the ZOU student community will see each one of the 10 ZOU Regional campuses dotted around the country’s 10 provinces getting a funding to the tune of $1000 to start with.

ZOU in yet another lucrative partnership

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 Alfred Champion Ncube, signed on behalf of the institution of Higher learning while Mr Asere Shumba put pen to paper for the Juicing Company.

ZOU leaves indelible mark at ZITF

THE Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU)’s participation at this year’s edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) has left an indelible mark in the city of Kings and Queens.

The institution of higher learning took part at this year’s international trade showcasing arena under the theme; “Sustainable, Inclusive, Competitive and Collaborative Industrial Development through Open and Distance Learning”.

ZOU in serious business at ZITF

The Zimbabwe Open University exhibition at the 2018 edition of the ZITF that is currently ongoing in Bulawayo, is proving to be extremely popular, with people from all walks of life thronging the stand to see what the country’s only open and distance learning Institution of higher learning is offering and to share their input on what they want their university to offer them in line with their needs. The ZOU stand is located in Hall 3 of the ZITF grounds.

ZOU join other Universities for Saussa games roadmap

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) joined other local and regional Universities that make up the Southern African Universities Staff Sports Association (SAUSSA) family to map the way for the next edition of their sporting extravaganza.

The sporting event which was held at South Africa’s Fort Hare University last year will be held at the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.

ZOU, Chitomborwizi Network hold strategic planning workshop

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU), Chitomborwizi Network and other stakeholders met in the capital recently to draw up a five year strategic business plan which will be used to guide the operations of the partnership which is expected to kick start in a few weeks time.

The strategic planning workshop which was held at Century Towers in the capital was attended by ZOU staff members, the Chitomborwizi Network members, Nestle Zimbabwe, Association of Dairy Farmers and the Dairy Revitalization Programme (DRP).

VC’s Tournament continues to grow in stature

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Vice Chancellor’s Tournament continues to grow in stature with the introduction of more field events in this year’s edition.

This follows the announcement by the Director  of Centre for Student Management (CSM),  Professor David Chakuchichi,  that this year’s edition of the event which will be held in Mashonaland West city of Chinhoyi in August will see the introduction of field events such as long and high jump, shot put and discus and rugby.

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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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.