Admission Procedures

To be admitted to pursue a programme at CUZ, applicants must satisfy the University's minimum entry requirement for that particular programme. Details of these requirements may be found within the descriptions for each course prospectus.

Selection Procedure.


A complete application consists of: The application forms itself, transcripts and certificates, application fee, and in some cases a candidate who submits an application for admission may be subjected to an admissions interview. Interviews are conducted in person or via telephone. 

Download an application form below:

Application fee is ZMW120 and can be deposited in the CUZ bank account and the deposit slip submitted to the CUZ Accounts Office as you submit the application form. 

Below are bank details:

  • Account Name: Cavendish University Zambia
  • Bank Name: Zambia National Commercial Bank 
  • Branch Name: Lusaka Business Centre 
  • Account Number: 0030210000008948
  • Branch Code: 03
  • Swift Code: ZNCO.ZM.LU
  • Cheques are payable to Cavendish University Zambia.


The Admissions Committee considers numerous factors, including work experience, academic history, recommendations, personal interview and the body of the application itself. One of the most important prerequisites for Undergraduate programmes is a full grade twelve certificate with five credits or better. Mature entry applicants will normally be interviewed to assess their suitability for the programme.

For the Postgraduate applications however work experience, including a candidate's work history and current role and responsibilities in their organisation may play a critical role. The minimum qualification is a First Degree or professional qualification in a relevant field.


The applicant is contacted within 3 working days. If accepted, the acceptance letter will contain information relating to the Programme name, Fees, payment procedures and exemptions (if any). This stage confirms that a place has been reserved.


Actual Enrollment is completed when a student pays the minimum fees requirements and a student number is allocated to them.

For more information please contact:

Head Office

Lusaka, Provident house, Cairo Road, P.O. Box 34625,Lusaka. Tel: +260 211 230106/ 260 211 230991,  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Medical School

Munali Campus, Kazimuli Close off Kamloops, Munali/Hands worth Tel: 293553

For online application click here