Why Us


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


Government Sponsored

Privately Sponsored




CBU Signs Innovation Partnership MOU With ZANACO

The Copperbelt University has signed an Innovation Partnership Memorandum of Understanding with Zambia National Commercial Bank PLC (ZANACO).

CBU Participates In Zimbabwe International Trade Fair

The Copperbelt University participated in the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo from Tuesday, 26th to Saturday, 30th April, 2016. The University exhibited under the Zambian Embassy.

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.

2015/16 Residential School Dates

This serves to notify all Distance students pursuing business related programmes that the 2015/2016 Residential School will be held from Wednesday, 6th July, 2016 to Friday, 12th August, 2016.

Applications for 2016 July-December Semester

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

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....

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.