NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (NUST) 2023 UNDERGRADUATE INTAKE

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (NUST) 2023 UNDERGRADUATE INTAKE

1.0 ADMISSION BY NORMAL ENTRY AND SPECIAL ENTRY INTO UNDERGRADUATE  DEGREE PROGRAMMES FOR THE 2023/2024 ACADEMIC YEAR. 

1.1 Applications are invited from candidates who meet the requirements for entry into First Year Undergraduate  Programmes. 

1.2 Applications should be submitted online, on the NUST Website: www.nust.ac.zw or follow this link  https://apply.nust.ac.zw/apply/ 

1.3 Only Special Entry and International Applicants should download the form from the NUST website:  www.nust.ac.zw or follow this link https://www.nust.ac.zw/index.php/application-forms.html, complete the  form and submit to:  

The Senior Assistant Registrar, Admissions and Student Records, NUST, Gwanda Road/Cecil Avenue,  P O Box AC 939 Ascot, Bulawayo.  

Enquiries should be directed to:  

The Senior Assistant Registrar (Admissions and Student Records) Telephone: (+263) 292 – 289557/282842/288413/284237  

Completed Forms may also be submitted at our NUST Harare Office, ZIMDEF House, 18572 off Mother  Patrick Avenue, Rotten Row, Harare (Next to The Magistrate Court)

1.4 Payment Procedures 

Application Fee 

  1. a) Zimbabwean Nationals 

An application fee of US$20 or the ZWL equivalent provided must be paid during the online application  process. For Special Entry and International applicants, the banking details are provided below. 

  1. b) International Applicants 

The application fee for International Applicants is US$30. 

  1. c) The closing date for applications is 10 February 2023 at midday. 

Application fees may be paid via the following modes: 

For Zimbabwean Nationals: 

(i) Cash at NUST Bulawayo Campus 

(ii) Swipe at NUST Bulawayo Campus/ Harare Office, Zimdef House 

(iii) Rtgs or a cash deposit into the following accounts:  

  

Bank: ZB BANK 

Branch: Jason Moyo 

Name: National University of Science and Technology 

Account Number: 4372-035542-090 

or 

Bank: FBC Bank 

Branch Jason Moyo 

Branch Code: 8305 

Account Number: 3120068620276 

Account Name: National University of Science and Technology

Nostro Account  

Bank FBC Bank 

Account Name: National University of Science and Technology 

Account Number: 4820068620666 

Branch Address: 108 Jason Moyo Street and 11th Avenue 

Bulawayo 

For International Applicants: 

 Bank FBC Bank 

 Account Name: National University of Science and Technology 

Account Number: 4820068620666 

Branch Address: 108 Jason Moyo Street and 11th Avenue 

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe 

Swift Code: FBCPZWHA 

FACULTIES AND DEGREE PROGRAMMES

FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Applied Science  Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Applied Biology and  Biochemistry 2 ‘A’ Level passes in Biology and Chemistry, and any one of  the following; Mathematics, Mechanical Mathematics, Pure  Mathematics, Additional Mathematics, Animal Science, Crop  Science, Physics, Food Science, Agricultural Engineering.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Biotechnology 2 ‘A’ Level passes in Biology and Chemistry and any one of  Mathematics, Additional Mathematics, Mechanical  Mathematics, Physics, Food Science, Crop Science,  Agricultural Engineering, Food Technology and Design.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Applied Chemistry ‘A’ Level pass in Chemistry and any one of the following subjects: Physics, Mathematics, Pure Mathematics,  Mechanical Mathematics, Additional Mathematics, Statistics.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Applied Mathematics ‘A’ Level pass in Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics or  Pure Mathematics, Additional Mathematics and any one of the  following subjects: Physics, Statistics, Geography, Chemistry,  Biology.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Applied Physics ‘A’ Level pass in Physics and any one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Mechanical  Mathematics, Additional Mathematics.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Computer Science ‘A’ Level pass in Mathematics or Pure Mathematics or  Additional Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics and any  one of the following subjects: Physics, Computer Science,  Software Engineering.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Informatics ‘A’ Level pass in Mathematics or Pure Mathematics or  Additional Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics or  Computer Science, Software Engineering and any Science or  Commercial subject.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Earth Sciences ‘A’ Level pass in Physics and any one of following: Mathematics Mechanical Mathematics, Pure Mathematics,  Mechanical Mathematics, Additional Mathematics.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Operations Research  and Statistics ‘A’ Level pass in Statistics or Mathematics or Mechanical  Mathematics or Pure Mathematics or Additional Mathematics  and any one of the following subjects from Science or Social  Science subjects (Geography, Management or Economics).
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Business Analytics ‘A’ Level pass in Statistics or Mathematics or Mechanical  Mathematics, or Pure Mathematics or Additional Mathematics 

 

FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
and any one of the following; subjects from Science or Social  Science subjects (Geography, Management or Economics).
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Radiography ‘A’ Level pass in Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics or  Pure Mathematics or Additional Mathematics plus Physics and  one of the following; Biology, Chemistry.
Bachelor of Science Special  Honours Degree in Radiography Special Entry: A Diploma in Radiography or equivalent  qualification with at least 2 years’ clinical work experience.  The applicant must be employed and practising radiography at  the time of applying for entry to the programme. Offered over  a period of 18 months.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Sports Science and  Coaching 2 ‘A’ Level passes in any of the following subjects: Sports  Science and Technology, Physical Education, Sport and Mass  Display, Sport Management, Biology, Food Science, Food  Technology and Design. 

Special Entry 

Candidates who have successfully completed a Diploma in  Sports Science or Physical Education or its recognised  equivalent may apply.

The Built  

Environment

Bachelor of Architectural Studies Honours Degree (5years) ‘A’ Level pass in Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics or  Pure Mathematics or Additional Mathematics plus any of the  following subjects: Physics, Art, Geometrical & Mechanical  Drawing, Building Technology, Design & Technology. 

Special Entry 

A National Diploma or Higher National Diploma in  Architecture or Architectural Technology with a pass at “O”  Level in Mathematics and English.  

Mature Entry 

5 ‘O’ Level passes including English and Mathematics.  Applicants must be above 25 years of age and are required to  submit a CV, Portfolio and may be subjected to an interview.

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Quantity Surveying  (4yrs) 2 ‘A’ Level passes in either Mathematics or Further  Mathematics or Mechanical Mathematics or Statistics or Pure  Mathematics or Physics and any other subject. 

Special Entry 

Applicants must have a National Diploma in Quantity  Surveying with a pass at ‘O’ Level in Mathematics and  English.

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Construction  

Management (4years)

2 ‘A’ Level passes in Mathematics or Further Mathematics or  Mechanical Mathematics or Statistics or Pure Mathematics or  Physics and any other subject. 

Special Entry:  

Applicants must have a National Diploma in Architectural  Technology, Civil Engineering, Civil and Construction  Engineering, Quantity Surveying or Town Planning 5 “O”  Level passes including Mathematics and English.

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Property Development  and Estate Management (4years) 2 A’ Level passes in Geography, Mathematics or Mechanical  Mathematics or Pure Mathematics, Additional Mathematics,  Accounting, Economics, Business Studies, Management of  Business 

Special Entry: A National Diploma in Town Planning,  Valuation and Estate Management, Quantity Surveying,  Architectural Technology, Civil Engineering Finance and  Business Studies; The Real Estate Institute of Zimbabwe 

 

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FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
certification or its equivalence. Additional qualifications and  work experience will be an added advantage.
Commerce  Bachelor of Commerce Honours  

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Degree in Accounting 

2 ‘A’ level passes in Accounting and any one of the following  subjects: Mathematics, Statistics, Economics and Business  Studies/Business Enterprise Skills.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Actuarial Science 2 ‘A’ level passes in both Mathematics and Statistics and one  Commercial subject.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Banking and  

Investment Management

‘A’ level pass in Economics and any one of the following  subjects: Accounting, Mathematics, Business Studies and any  other commercial subject.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Economics and  

Econometrics

A’ Level pass in Economics and any two commercial subjects plus 5 “O” Levels passes including English Language and  Mathematics. A pass in Advanced Level Mathematics is an  added advantage. 
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Finance ‘A’ level pass in Economics or Accounting or Mathematics  and any other commercial subject.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Fiscal Studies ‘A’ level pass in Economics and any one of the following  subjects: Accounting, Mathematics, and Business Studies.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Marketing 2 ‘A’ level passes in any of the following subjects:  Management of Business, Mathematics, Accounting,  Statistics, Economics, Geography. 
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Risk Management and  Insurance 2 ‘A’ level passes in Economics or Mathematics and any other  Commercial subjects at ‘A’ level.
Bachelor of Commerce Honours  Degree in Management 2 ‘A’ Level passes in Commercial or Social Science subjects.
Communication  and Information  Science Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Journalism and Media  Studies 2 ‘A’ level passes in any Language subject and any Arts  subjects.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Library and  Information Science 2 ‘A’ level passes in any Arts subjects. 

Special Entry 

National Diploma or Higher National Diploma in Library and  Information Science, Records and Archives Management (or  their equivalent).

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Records and Archives  Management  Any 2 ‘A’ level passes in any Arts subjects. 

Special Entry 

Higher National Diploma in Records Management and  Information Science; Records and Archives Management,  Library and Information Science or an equivalent. 

National Diploma in Records Management and Information  Science; Records and Archives Management, Library and  Information Science or an equivalent.

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Information  Management and Technology Any 2 ‘A’ level passes in any Arts subjects. 

Special Entry 

A National Diploma or Higher National Diploma in Records  Management and Information Science, Records and Archives  Management, Library and Information Science or an  equivalent.

 

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FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Publishing Media and  Technology Studies Any 2 ‘A’ level passes in any Arts Subjects. 

Special Entry 

National Diploma in Information or Communication or equivalent qualification in the subject or skills related to  publishing.

Engineering  Bachelor of Engineering Honours  Degree in Chemical Engineering 3 ‘A’ level passes in Mechanical Mathematics or Pure  Mathematics or Additional Mathematics and Chemistry plus  Physics or Biology. 

Special Entry:  

Relevant National Diploma plus 2 years’ experience.  Relevant Higher National Diploma plus 1 year experience.

Bachelor of Engineering Honours  Degree in Civil and Water  Engineering At least 3 ‘A’ level passes in Pure Mathematics/Additional  Mathematics/ Mechanical Mathematics, Physics and either  Chemistry, Computer Science or Engineering Drawing. Special Entry: National Diploma/ Higher National Diploma  in Civil Engineering or equivalent and two years of relevant  experience.
Bachelor of Engineering Honours  Degree in Electronic Engineering At least 3 ‘A’ level passes in Pure Mathematics/ Additional  Mathematics/ Mechanical Mathematics, Physics and either  Chemistry, Computer Science. 

Special Entry: Relevant National Diploma plus 2 years’  experience. Relevant Higher National Diploma plus 1 year  working experience.

Bachelor of Engineering Honours  Degree in Industrial and  Manufacturing Engineering 3 ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics, Pure Mathematics/  Additional Mathematics/ Mechanical Mathematics, Physics  and either Chemistry, Computer Science or Engineering  Drawing/ Technical Graphics/ Mechanical Technology and  Design/ Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing, with O’ Level  pass in Science/ Chemistry, English language and  Mathematics. 

Special Entry: National Diploma or Higher National Diploma  in Mechanical Engineering/ Plant Engineering/ Draughting  and Draughting Technology or equivalent and 2 

years’ relevant experience.

Bachelor of Engineering Honours  Degree in Fibre and Polymer  Materials Engineering 3 A’ Level passes in Chemistry, Mathematics Additional  Mathematics/ Mechanical Mathematics/ Pure Mathematics  and Physics. 

Special Entry: Diploma in Polymer Science and/ Engineering  or Fibre Science and Engineering or equivalent and 2 years of  relevant working experience.

Environmental  

Science

Bachelor of Environmental  Science Honours Degree in  Public Health  Special Entry Only 

A National Diploma in Environmental Health or any other  equivalent qualification plus two years’ work experience. 5 O’ Levels including English Language and Mathematics. 

Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Geographical  Information Systems and Remote  Sensing in Natural Resources  Management 2 “A” level passes in Geography, Biology or Chemistry plus 5 “O” level subjects including Mathematics and English  Language.  

Special Entry 

A National Diploma and Higher National Diploma in  Geographical Information Systems, Geo-Informatics and  Remote Sensing or its equivalent. Applicants will be subjected to an interview.

 

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FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Environmental Science  and Health ‘A’ Level pass in Biology and any of the following subjects: Chemistry, Geography, Physics, Mathematics, Mechanical  Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Additional Mathematics  Agriculture, Food Science.
Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Forest Resources and  Wildlife Management ‘A’ Level pass in Biology, Agriculture or Crop Science and  any other Science subject.  

Special entry: National Diploma (ND) and Higher National  Diploma (HND) in a relevant field. 

Mature Entry: Applicant should be at least 25 years old plus  have relevant experience in the field of wildlife, Forestry and  Natural Resources. The Applicant may be subjected to an interview.

Science and  

Technology  

Education

Bachelor of Design and  Technology Education (Honours)  Degree  The 2-year programme targets non-graduate school teachers and related personnel in the field of education. 

A recognised Diploma or Certificate in Education in any of the  following: Applied Art and Design; Clothing, Textile and  Fashion Design; Design and Technology. Possession of a  relevant ‘A’ Level subject will be an advantage. 

Applicants must have 5 ‘O’ Level subjects including English  and Mathematics.

Bachelor of Science Education  (Honours) Degree  A recognised Secondary School Diploma or Certificate in any  of the following: Accounting and Business Studies;  Mathematics; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Computer  Science.  

Applicants must have at least 5 ‘O’ Level subject passes  including English Language and Mathematics. 

Applicants with a Primary School teaching qualification must  also have a pass at A level in the intended subject of study or  equivalent.

Bachelor of Technology  

Education (Honours) Degree 

A National Diploma or equivalent qualification in any of the  following subjects: Civil and Construction Engineering;  Electrical and Electronic Engineering; Mechanical and  Industrial Engineering; Technical Graphics; Wood Science  and Technology. 

Applicants must have 5 ‘O’ Level subjects including English  Language and Mathematics.  

Additionally, applicants must have a Diploma or Certificate in  Engineering, Technology, Technical or Vocational education. Applicants must be non-graduate school teachers, college  lecturers, trainers, instructors and related personnel in schools,  institutions, organizations and industry who meet the  requirements for admission by special entry into the two-year  programme.

Bachelor of Design and  

Technology Education Honours  Degree (4 Years)

2 ‘A’ Level passes in any of the following: Applied Art and  Design; Clothing, Textile; Fashion Design, Design and  Technology including the relevant subject of specialization or  its equivalent. 5 ‘O’ Level passes including English language  and Mathematics.
Bachelor of Science Education  Honours Degree (4Years) Subject Options:  

Accounting and Business Studies, Mathematics, Biology,  Chemistry, Physics and Computer Science including the  relevant subject of specialization or its equivalent.  5 ‘O’ Level passes including English language and  Mathematics.

 

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FACULTY  DEGREE PROGRAMME  ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor of Technology  

Education Honours Degree  (4Years)

Subject Options: Civil and Construction Engineering,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Technical Graphics,  Wood Science and Technology, and Electrical and Electronics  Engineering. 

Entry requirements: Two ‘A’ Level passes including the  relevant subject of specialization or its equivalent. 5 ‘O’ Level  passes including English language and Mathematics.

Medicine  Bachelor of Science Honours  Degree in Midwifery 

(3Years)

Be a Registered General Nurse with a Diploma in Midwifery  and Registered as a Midwife. 

Be registered with the Nurses Council of Zimbabwe and have  a valid Practising Certificate with 2years work experience post  midwifery qualification.  

Must have at least 5 O’ Levels including English Language and  a Science subject.

 

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