Ranking  11280   8
Country Zambia
City Lusaka
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $651-1,288 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 70%
Official Website
General information
Finance type For-profit
Organization type Private
Established 2004
Abbreviation CUZ
Teachers 99
Students 2,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Professional British Education with a Local Touch
• Minister of Education, Science, Vocational & Early Education, Zambia
World ranking11280
Country ranking8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking11280
Cost of living in Lusaka
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 271 622
Food 133 231
Transportation 18 94
Communications and utilities 158 150
Clothing 18 67
Sports and leisure 53 125
Accommodation in Lusaka USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre273
Shared room in city centre628
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre198
1 bedroom apartment in city centre389
Alternative title
old Cavendish University Zambia
Location on map
Cavendish University (CUZ) - private profit higher education institution in Zambia. CUZ was founded in 2004. The university has an urban campus in Lusaka. Cavendish University is among the top 10 universities of Zambia, which attracts the best students and professors Zambia can offer.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. More than a half (70%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at CUZ, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at CUZ is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. The university also offers an online format of study for the students who are interested. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.cavendishza.org.

The composition of the university. Cavendish University is a small educational institution, with approximately 3000 students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The Approximate number of specialists teaching at CUZ is 99. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs.

Infrastructure of CUZ. The students have access to the university’s library.
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4Zambian Open UniversityLusaka
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