• Prof. Jameson Mbale has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence and Trophy

    Prof. Jameson Mbale has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence and Trophy

    The Copperbelt University Research and Innovations Acting Director, Prof. Jameson Mbale has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence and Trophy in recognition of his outstanding performance as a Postgraduate Supervisor.

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  • CBU Hosts Kitwe District International Women's Day Celebrations

    CBU Hosts Kitwe District International Women's Day Celebrations

    The Copperbelt University hosted Kitwe District Women's Symposium held to commemorate this year's International Women's Day celebrations under the Theme: Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step it up for Gender Equality. The University was graced by the presence of the Republic of Zambia, First Lady Mrs. Esther Lungu who was also the Guest of Honour during the celebrations.

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  • Announcement on the Reopening of the Copperbelt University

    Announcement on the Reopening of the Copperbelt University

    The Minister of Higher Education Hon. Dr. Michael L Kaingu, MP, announced in Parliament on Tuesday 12th April, 2016 that the Copperbelt University is to reopen on Sunday 17th April, 2016. Arising from this Ministerial statement, the University would like to announce the reopening of the University on Sunday, 17th April, 2016.

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  • Mineral and Environmental Sciences

    Mineral and Environmental Sciences

    Training mining,mineral and environmental scientists and engineers. We provide high quality technological and scientific consultancy and research.

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  • Medical Sciences

    Medical Sciences

    Producing Medical Doctors and Dentists at par with globally accepted standards and practice, who understand the health care context of the Zambian community and convert their knowledge into solutions that will impact the care of the sick in Zambia.

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  • Engineers and Innovators

    Engineers and Innovators

    The best and most passionate engineers, trained to be innovative designers with intellect for solving complex engineering problems.

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  • Natural Resources

    Natural Resources

    Providing professional and technical expertise in the sustainable development, management and utilisation of the available natural resources, through research and initiatives aimed at maximizing the potential of these resources.

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  • Business and Financial

    Business and Financial

    Next generation business and financial thinkers,leaders and innovators.Professionals with strong business,financial and strategic acumen that can drive sustainable economic growth.

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  • Built Environment

    Built Environment

    Training specialists equipped with the skills required to improve the human habitat in sustainable and enterprising ways that maintain ecological balance.Join us and you could become that world-class Architect or wealthy real estate developer.

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  • Smile of Success , Only the Beginning!

    Smile of Success , Only the Beginning!

    Join our graduate school , offering a vast array of business,scientific and engineering masters and doctorate programmes.

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  • Mathematicians and Scientists

    Mathematicians and Scientists

    Committed to excellence in the advancement of mathematical and scientific knowledge and innovations and to the advancement of exemplary teaching/learning of mathematics and science.

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  • Vibrant Student Life

    Vibrant Student Life

    Study with us and you will have the richest and most vibrant memories and experiences of your life. We have sports and recreational facilities , career guidance and placement and counselling services that will ensure that your stay is forever memorable and enriching.

  • Beautiful and Serene

    Beautiful and Serene

    Campus landscape and environment , perfect for deep intellectual thought. Ideal for relaxation and unwinding.

Why Us

Technology

We are committed to ensuring our students are right on the frontiers of technological advances.

Qualified Lecturers

Qualified lecturers in business and finance,engineering,mining and mineral sciences,medical sciences,natural resources and human relations and development studies.

Practical Training

We are committed to providing relevant and practical training.This is evidenced by the regular tours to industries and our robust internship program.

Professional Support

We have friendly and professional staff who ensure our students have a pleasant experience while studying with us.

2015 Student Population

Fulltime

Government Sponsored

Privately Sponsored

Distance

Graduate

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Announcement on the Reopening of the Copperbelt University

The Minister of Higher Education Hon. Dr. Michael L Kaingu, MP, announced in Parliament on Tuesday 12th April, 2016 that the Copperbelt University is to reopen on Sunday 17th April, 2016. Arising from this Ministerial statement, the University would like to announce the reopening of the University on Sunday, 17th April, 2016.

Applications for 2016 July-December Semester

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission to the following programmes at the Copperbelt University:

Postponment of Residential School

This serves to inform all Distance students pursuing business related programmes that the Residential School which was scheduled to be held from Monday, 11th April to Friday, 20th May, 2016 has been postponed to a dates to be announced later. The programmes affected by this postponement are:

2nd Call for Abstracts
DII – 2016 International Conference

The DII-2016 conference is part of the DII conference series on Infrastructure Development and Investment in Africa which aims to provide an international forum for leaders, researchers, practitioners and other stakeholders in infrastructure development to....

2016/2017 Academic Year Admissions Completed

The Copperbelt University wishes to inform the Public that the 2016/2017 Academic Year Admissions have been completed and applicants are requested to check on the CBU website: www.cbu.edu.zm to confirm if their applications have been successful.

Zambia Africa Centers of Excellence Project Environment and Social Management Plan

The Copperbelt University Centre of excellence in sustainable mining aims to solve crosscutting issues arising from the entire mineral value chain.

Boot Camp - Cisco Certified Network Associate Fast Track Course (CCNA - Routing and Switching)

The Copperbelt University CISCO Academy will be conducting a fast track course from 9 th - 13 th May, 2016 and 23 rd - 27 th May, 2016.