ADVERTISEMENT FOR ADMISSIONS FOR 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR TO COMMENCE IN JANUARY 2021

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THE COPPERBELT UNIVERSITY

OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR

P.O. BOX 21692

KITWE – ZAMBIA


The Copperbelt University invites applications for the Academic Year 2020/2021 starting in January 2021 to be undertaken at the Michael Chilufya Sata School of Medicine in Ndola in the following Degree’s under the parallel programme (self-sponsorship):


1. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN CLINICAL MEDICINE

Admission Criteria

  • Applicants with a Diploma in Clinical Medicine with average graduation grade of “B” .
  • Registration with the HPCZ .
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject.

2. BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND BACHELOR OF SURGERY

Admission Criteria

  • Applicants should have obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Natural Sciences or a degree in a Health related field at credit level or better.
  • Applicants with ‘A’ Levels in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics from The Copperbelt University or a recognised University/Institution.
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject.

3. BACHELOR OF DENTAL SURGERY

         Admission Criteria

  • Possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Natural Sciences or a degree in a  Health related field at credit level or better.
  • Possess a Diploma in Dentistry or equivalent from recognised Dental Training Institution.
  • Applicants with ‘A’ Levels in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics from The Copperbelt University or from a recognised University/Institution.
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject.

4. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Admission Criteria

Successful applicants will be admitted at two different levels as follows:

Level 1 Second Year Entry:

  • Applicants with an Advanced Certificate or a Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology or an equivalent qualification with Credit or better. 
  • Applicants with ‘A’ Level in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics from Copperbelt University or from a recognised University/Institution
  • Applicants should also have at least 5 ‘O’ Levels including English, Mathematics, Sciences (Physics and Chemistry), Biology and any other subject.

Level 2  Third Year Entry:

  • Applicants with a Diploma in Biomedical Sciences, Medical Laboratory Sciences or an equivalent qualification with Credit or better
  • Candidates should also have at least 5 ‘O’ Levels including English, Mathematics, Sciences (Physics and Chemistry), Biology and any other subject.

5. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

Admission Criteria

Successful applicants will be admitted at two different levels as follows:

Level 1 Second Year Entry:

  • Applicants who have passed first year courses at the School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the Copperbelt University or have “A levels” in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics from a recognised Institution
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject at Grade 12.

Level 2 Third Year Entry:

  • Applicants with a relevant diploma such as Public or Environmental Health.
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject at Grade 12.

6. BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PUBLIC HEALTH

Admission Criteria

Level 1 Second Year Entry:

  • Applicants who have passed first year courses at the School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the Copperbelt University or have “A levels” in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics from a recognised University/Institution
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject at Grade 12.

Level 2 Third Year Entry:

  • Diploma graduates from any recognised University or College in the field of Biological Science, Medicine, Nursing, Veterinary Medicine/Science, Demography, Statistics, Food Science  and any other related field of study
  • Applicants should have obtained five (5) O Level Credits or better, including Mathematics, English Language, Biology, Science (Physics and Chemistry) and any other subject at Grade 12.

Female applicants and candidates living in rural areas of Zambia are especially   encouraged to apply.


Method of Application

Candidates are requested to apply on-line by logging on to the Copperbelt University Website at www.cbu.ac.zm and clicking the online application link. Applicants Are further advised to complete and submit the form online and thereafter print the ZANACO student Bill Muster form. This is what will be used to make a payment of K200.00 at any Zambia National Commercial Bank Branch (ZANACO).  The closing date for online application forms is 27th November, 2020.


For further information contact:


The Deputy Registrar (Academic Affairs), 


Telephone       :          212 290815/ 212 290816

Email               :           Academicoffice @cbu.ac.zm