Women’s University in Africa – Call for Application – 2nd intake WUA 2020

Harare Province Zimbabwe
Posted on July 9, 2020 / 131

Applications are invited from candidates wishing to pursue the following undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes beginning in September 2020.

PLEASE NOTE:

1.       Applicants above the age of 40 years may be admitted into diploma and undergraduate degree programmes through the Accredited Prior Learning selection criteria.

2.       Foundation Mathematics will be offered to those without Mathematics at ‘O’ level intending to pursue programmes that require the subject as a prerequisite.

3.       Programmes with inadequate successful applicants by the end of August 2020 may not commence.

4.       We have campuses in Harare, Mutare, Bulawayo, Marondera, Kadoma, Zambia and Malawi.

5.       The modes of learning are as follows:-  Day, Evening,  Weekend, Block release and Open Distance Learning.

 

PROGRAMMES

DURATION

QUALIFICATIONS

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES

Bachelor of Science Agriculture  Honours Degree in Animal Science

 

 

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Veterinary Science from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics

         Any other relevant qualification from a recognised institution

Bachelor of Science Agriculture  Honours Degree in Horticulture

 

 

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Veterinary Science from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics

         Any other relevant qualification from a recognised institution

Bachelor of Science Agriculture Honours Degree in Agribusiness Management.

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Veterinary Science from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics

         Any other relevant qualification from a recognised institution

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Agricultural Education and Extension

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Veterinary Science from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Education from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         Any other relevant qualification from a recognised institution

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Meat Science and Dairy Technology

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Agriculture from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; OR

         At least a Diploma in Veterinary Science from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics

          Any other relevant qualification from a recognised institution

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Integrated Environmental Management

4 Years

          At least two ‘A’ level passes in any Science subjects with at least five ‘O’ level subjects including Mathematics and English; OR

         At least a Diploma in Environmental Management from a recognised institution after attaining a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics

 

Diploma in  Agribusiness Management

2 Years

 

         At least five O’ Levels passes including English Language and Mathematics.

 

Diploma in Environmental Management

2 Years

         At least five O’ Levels passes including English Language and Mathematics. OR

         Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism, Certificate in Agriculture, Certificate in Surveying, Certificate in Urban Planning/Development or any other qualifications deemed relevant by the Faculty.

Master of Science in Agribusiness Systems Management and Development

1.6 Years

         BSc Hons in Agribusiness or Agricultural Economics from a recognised institution.

Master of Science in Livestock Science and Meat Technology

1.6 Years

         BSc Hons in Animal Science from a recognised institution.

FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT AND ENTREPRENEURIAL SCIENCES

Diploma in Project Planning and Management (DPPM)

1 Year

    Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English 

      Language and Mathematics.

     A Certificate in Project Planning and Management and work experience is an added advantage.

Diploma in Business Management

2 Years

         A minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics.

Executive Diploma in Management (EDM)

1 Year

         A relevant Higher National Diploma with a minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics, and

         At least two years relevant work experience at senior managerial/ administrative or professional capacity.

         EDM feeds into the MBA programme.

Bachelor of Accounting Science Honours Degree

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics, and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in Commercial subjects; OR,

         A Diploma of a finance related qualification or an accountancy diploma e.g. CIS, ACCA or HND with at least 2 years relevant work experience. 

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Human Resource Management

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in Commercial subjects; OR

         A Diploma from the Institute of Personnel Management of Zimbabwe (IPMZ) with at least 2 years relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Information Systems

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in relevant subjects; OR

         A relevant Diploma in Computer Science/ Computer Studies/ Information Technology and at least 2 years relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Computer Science

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in relevant subjects; OR

         A relevant Diploma in Computer Science/Computer Studies/ Information Technology and at least 2 years relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

4years

     Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in Science and/or Commercial subjects

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Information Technology and Infrastructure Management Services

4 years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in relevant subjects; OR

         A relevant Diploma in Computer Science/Computer Studies/ Information Technology and at least 2 years relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Management & Entrepreneurial Development Studies, specialising in either

(i)                 Banking and Finance or

(ii)               Management  and Marketing

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics plus either,

         At least two ‘A’ level passes in relevant subjects; OR

         At least 2 years relevant work experience and relevant Diploma in Business related studies.

         Part CIS, ACCA, CIMA, IAC, SAAA are other recognised entry qualifications.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

                                               

4 Years

         Minimum five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics plus either,

         A minimum of two ‘A’ level passes in the following  subjects: Management of Business/Business Studies, Geography, Accountancy or Economics; OR

         A recognised Diploma in Purchasing & Supply Management, Accountancy, Marketing Management, CIPS, IMM, CIM, SAIM, with at least 2 years relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Transport and Logistics

4 Years

  Minimum of five ‘O’ level passes including English Language and Mathematics; and

  2 passes at ‘A’ level subjects in commercial subjects

Master of Science Degree in Strategic Marketing Management

1.6 Years

         A relevant first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning.

Masters in Public Administration Degree

1.6 Years 

         Any first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning.

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme.

Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA)

1.6 Years

         Any first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning.

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme.

Masters in Accountancy Degree

1.6 Years

An Honours degree in Accounting with a 2.2 degree class or better or a professional qualification recognised by the Public Accountants of Zimbabwe plus at least 3 years relevant post-graduate experience.

Master of Science Degree in Strategic Human Resource Management

1.6 Years

         A relevant undergraduate degree with a 2.2 pass or equivalent qualification from a recognised university or higher education institution.

Master of Science in Supply Chain Management

1.6 Years

         A relevant undergraduate degree with a 2.2 pass or equivalent qualification from a recognised university or higher education institution.

          

FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND GENDER TRANSFORMATIVE SCIENCES

Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Development (ECD)

3 Years

Five ‘O’ Levels including English Language, Mathematics and Science subjects.

 

Diploma in Social Work

2 Years

          Minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language; OR

          Certificate in Social Work.

 

Diploma in Child Care and Protection

1.6 Years

Minimum of 5 (Five) Ordinary Level passes including English Language at grade C or better.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in  Community Development Studies

4 Years

         Minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and at least two relevant ‘A’ levels passes; OR

          A minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and any relevant Diploma.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Social Work

4 Years

Minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and at least relevant ‘A’ levels passes; OR

          A minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and a Diploma in Social Work.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Psychology

4 Years

         At least five ‘O’ Level passes including Maths and English Language and at least two relevant ‘A’ Level passes; OR

         A minimum of five ‘O’ Levels including Mathematics and English Language and any relevant diploma.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sociology and Gender Development Studies

4 Years

 

          At least five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and at least two relevant ‘A’ Level passes; OR

          A minimum of five ‘O’ Levels including English Language and any relevant diploma.

Bachelor of Education Degree (Primary) In Service

3 Years

         A minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and a Diploma in Education.

Bachelor of Education Degree (Early Childhood Development) In Service.

3 Years

         A minimum of five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and a Diploma in Education.

Bachelor of Education Degree Early Childhood Development (Pre-Service.)

4 Years

         A minimum of two ‘A’ Level passes plus at least 5 ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and Mathematics for those aged below 25; OR

         At least five ‘O’ Level passes including Mathematics and English Language and a relevant Diploma for those above 25 years.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Women and Gender Studies

4 Years

          At least five ‘O’ Level passes including English Language and at least two relevant ‘A’ level passes; OR

          A minimum of five ‘O’ Levels including English Language and any relevant diploma.

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Clinical Midwifery

3 Years

          Two years post diploma in Midwifery qualification experience;

          Registered with the Nurses Council of Zimbabwe as a midwife; and;

          Minimum of 5 ‘O’ Level passes with a Grade C or better in English language, Mathematics and a Science subject are a must.

Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work

2 Years

          A first degree in any Social Science programme or equivalent from a recognised institution of higher learning; and

          Students will be required to go for fieldwork for 12 continuous weeks under professional supervision.

Master of Education in Early Childhood Development

 1.6 Years

   At least a Bachelor’sDegree in Early Childhood Development from a recognised  

    University

Master of Science Degree in Development Studies (MDS)  

 1.6 Years

         A first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning; and

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme.

Master of Science Degree in Child Sensitive Social  Policies

 

 1.6 Years

          A Bachelors’ degree in Economics, Law, Political Science, Sociology, Education, Social Work, Psychology, Development Studies from a recognised University or any other relevant field;

          Employment in government, Non-Governmental Organisations, or any other civil society organisation in the area of development of child rights and governance is an added advantage; and

          At least two years of professional experience relevant to the programme.

Master of Science Degree in Sociology and Gender Studies

 1.6 Years

          A first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning;

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme; and

Master of Science Degree in Disaster and Livelihoods Management

1.6 Years

          A first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning; and

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme.

Master of Arts in Strategic Communication

1.6 Years

          A first degree from a recognised institution of higher learning in a communication related discipline; and

          Applications should include references certifying the candidate’s ability and suitability to undertake the programme.

 

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Animal Science

Applicants should have relevant Masters Degrees from recognised institutions of higher learning .

 

Minimum duration of the programmes is at least 3 years

Child Sensitive Social Policies

Communication and Literary Studies

Development Studies

Disaster and Risk Management

Economics and Business Management

Education – Curriculum Studies, Early Childhood Education, Mathematics and Educational Psychology

Environmental Governance

Health Sciences

Information Systems

Public Administration

Sociology and Social Anthropology

 

HOW TO APPLY

Application forms can be obtained from the University upon payment of a non-refundable application fee of RTGS$250 for undergraduate programmes, RTGS$350 for postgraduate programmes for Zimbabwean applicants and US$50 for International applicants.  The application fee may be reviewed from time to time. Alternatively application forms may be downloaded from the WUA website: www.wua.ac.zw and submitted with proof of payment of the application fee. The application should then be submitted together with certified copies of a national ID card, birth certificate and educational certificates. The deadline for the submission of application forms is 31August, 2020.

For further enquiries please contact the Admissions and Student Records offices on the following telephone numbers: 263-242-459647/459601/459648 or visit the offices at 549 Arcturus Road, Manresa Park, Harare. In Bulawayo we are at Charter House, Cnr Leopold Takawira and Fort Street, 5thFloor, Telephone 09-63649 and in Mutare Contact Mr Mushunje at Mutare Teachers’ College (Student Support Centre) Telephone number 020-60380 ext. 147  and in Marondera we are at Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, WUA Academic Complex 1515 Pine Street, Marondera Telephone numbers  +2632792320145 and +263773 867127, +263 734 889138. The Kadoma campus is at Sarudzai Complex, Mupamombe Road, Rimuka Township, Telephone number +.263  773 408549.

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