THE COPPERBELT UNIVERSITY
OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
P O BOX 21692
KITWE- ZAMBIA

Tel: +260-21- 2-225761/223716
Fax: +260-21-2-222469/222881                                    E-Mail: Academicoffice@cbu.ac.zm

UNDER GRADUATE APPLICATIONS FOR ADMISSION TO THE 2014 ACADEMIC YEAR

The Copperbelt University invites applications from suitably qualified SCHOOL LEAVERS, NON SCHOOL LEAVERS and SPECIAL CASES for admission to the Under Graduate Programmes on offer during the 2014 Academic Year as follows:

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL THE PROGRAMMES

 

  1. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
    1. Degree Programmes (Full Time)
      1. Bachelor of Accountancy/Business Administration/Marketing
      2. Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance
      3. Bachelor of Science in Economics
      4. Bachelor of Science in Production Management
      5. Bachelor of Science in Purchasing and Supply
         
    2. Degree Programmes (Evening)
      1. Bachelor of Accountancy/Business Administration/Marketing
      2. Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance
      3. Bachelor of Science in Purchasing and Supply
         
  2. SCHOOL OF THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
    1. Programmes
      1. Bachelor of Architecture
      2. Bachelor of Science in Construction Economics (formerly Building Science/Quantity Surveying)
      3. Bachelor of Science in Real Estate
      4. Bachelor of Science in Urban and Regional Planning
         
  3. SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
    1. Diploma Programmes
      1. Diploma in Electrical Engineering
      2. Diploma in Electronics Engineering
      3. Diploma in Telecommunications Engineering
      4. Diploma in Industrial Electronics Engineering
      5. Diploma in Civil Engineering
         
    2. EVENING PROGRAMMES
      1. Diploma in Electrical Engineering
      2. Diploma in Electronics Engineering
      3. Diploma in Telecommunications Engineering
      4. Diploma in Industrial Electronics Engineering
      5. Diploma in Construction
         
    3. Degree Programmes
      Applicants are advised that the School of Engineering does not admit candidates directly. Candidates wishing to pursue Engineering related Programmes should apply for admission under code 90 Bachelor of Science (BSc.) Non Quotas in the School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Upon successful completion of the First Year, students may then apply to the School of Engineering for admission to preferred Programme of choice from the following:
       
      1. Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering
      2. Bachelor of Engineering in Telecommunications/Electronics Engineering
      3. Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical/Electronics Engineering
      4. Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
      5. Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
         
    4. Degree Programme (Evening)
      1. Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical/Electronics Engineering
         
  4. SCHOOL OF MINES AND MINERAL SCIENCES (SMMS)
    1. Diploma Programmes
      1. Diploma in Mining Technology
      2. Diploma in Chemical Technology
      3. Diploma in Environmental Technology
      4. Diploma in Surveying
      5. Diploma in Metallurgy
      6. Diploma in Mine Ventilation
         
    2. Degree Programmes
      Applicants should note that the School of Mines and Mineral Sciences does not admit candidates to the First Year. Candidates wishing to pursue under the School of Mines should apply for admission under code 90 Bachelor of Science (BSc.) Non Quotas in the School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Upon successful completion of the First Year, students may then apply to the School of Mines and Mineral Sciences for admission to their preferred Programme of choice from the following:
       
      1. Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
      2. Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental Engineering
      3. Bachelor of Engineering in Mining Engineering
      4. Bachelor of Engineering in Metallurgical Engineering
         
  5. SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS AND NATURAL SCIENCES (SMNS)
    1. Degree Programmes
      1. Bachelor of Science Biology Education
      2. Bachelor of Science Chemistry Education
      3. Bachelor of Science Mathematics Education
      4. Bachelor of Science Physics Education
         
    2. Degree Programme (Evening)
      1. Bachelor of Information Technology
         
    3. Degree Programmes (Distance)
      1. Bachelor of Science Biology Education
      2. Bachelor of Science Chemistry Education
      3. Bachelor of Science Mathematics Education
      4. Bachelor of Science Physics Education
      5. Bachelor of Commerce with Education
         
    4. Diploma Programme (Evening)
      1. Diploma in Information Technology
         
    5. Diploma Programme (Distance)
      1. Diploma in Mathematics Education
      2. Diploma Science Education
         
    Applicants are advised that the under listed Programmes are considered under code 90 Bachelor of Science (BSc.) Non Quotas. Upon successful completion of the First Year, students may then apply for admission to their preferred Programme chosen from the following:
     
    1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
    2. Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
    3. Bachelor of Science in Biology
    4. Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
    5. Bachelor of Science in Physics
  6. SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Applicants are advised that the School of Medicine does not admit candidates directly in the First Year. Candidates wishing to pursue Medicine should apply for admission under code 90 Bachelor of Science (BSc.) Non Quotas in the School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Upon successful completion of the First Year, students may then apply to the School of Medicine for admission to either of the two Programme on offer:
     
    1. Bachelor Medicine and Surgery
    2. Bachelor of Dental Surgery
       
  7. SCHOOL OF NATURAL RESOURCES (SNR)
    1. Degree Programmes
      1. Bachelor of Science in Forestry
      2. Bachelor of Science in Wood Science and Technology
      3. Bachelor of Science in Agro Forestry
      4. Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Aquaculture
      5. Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Management
         
  8. DIRECTORATE OF DISTANCE EDUCATION AND OPEN LEARNING (DDEOL)
    1. Degree Programme (Evening)
      1. Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management
         
    2. Degree Programmes (Distance)
      1. Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management
      2. Bachelor of Business Administration
      3. Bachelor of Science in Marketing
      4. Bachelor of Accountancy
      5. Bachelor of Science in Banking and Finance
      6. Bachelor of Science in Purchasing & Supply
         
    3. Diploma Programmes (Evening)
      1. Diploma in Business Administration
      2. Diploma in Human Resource Management
      3. Diploma in Marketing
    1. Applicants should have obtained at least five (5) "O" Level Credits or better, English Language and Mathematics inclusive as compulsory subjects for admission.
    2. Special cases admissions to Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery and Bachelor of Dental Surgery:
      1. Either obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Natural Sciences with Biology and Chemistry at Credit level or better
      2. Possess a Diploma in Dentistry or equivalent from an approved Dental Training Institution
    3. Diploma Evening/Distance Learning Programmes: Four (4) "O" Level with Credits inclusive of English Language and Mathematics.
    4. Diploma in Mathematics and Science Education - Distance: Four (4) "O" Level Credits, inclusive of English Language and Mathematics and a two (2) Year Teaching experience post either Primary or Pre-School Certificate from recognized institutions.
       
  9. METHOD OF PAYMENT
    1. Prospective applicants can either apply Online by accessing the Student Portal at the Copperbelt University website:http://www.cbu.edu.zm and follow instructions provided. Physical application forms may be obtained from the University Cashier’s Office or at any nearest Post Office upon payment of a non-refundable fee of KR120.00. Payment can be made by depositing into the Bank Account indicated below and proof of payment must be shown on submission:
      Banker : Zambia National Commercial Bank
      Branch : Kitwe
      Account Name : Copperbelt University Call Account
      Account Number : 0378648700145
    2. Downloaded forms from the University website should be paid for at a cost of KR120.00 at the time of submission, failure to which they would not be processed.
    3. Forms purchased from either Copperbelt University Cashier or the Post Offices will be by cash payment.
  10. CLOSING DATE: The closing date for sale of application forms shall be Wednesday 31st July, 2013 and the deadline for receipt of duly signed applications forms shall be Friday 30th August, 2013. Please note that forms received after the closing date will not be processed.

COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED TO:

Deputy Registrar (Academic Affairs)
Copperbelt University,
Jambo Drive,
Riverside
P O Box 21692
Telephone : +260 21-2-223716/225761
Email : Academicoffice@cbu.ac.zm

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