Please note that:

  1. Registration requires payment of fees.
  2. All fees meant for the University should be paid into the UNZA Directorate Postgraduate Account OR by cheque into the same account. 
  3. Fees meant to cover Costs related to student welfare and research costs should be paid to the student.
  4. In the event of a student withdrawing from studies, tuition and other fees may not be refunded in full.

Tuition

Category Zambian Non-SADC Candidates 
Category A: Per Academic Year K13,000.00 $7,460.00
Category B: Per Academic Year K14,500.00 $8,660.00
Category C: Per Academic Year K16,000.00 $9,310.00
Category Zambian Non-SADC Candidates 
Category A: Per Academic Year
Master of Arts
Master of Education
Master of Law
Master of Communication for Development
Postgraduate Diploma in Human Rights Law
Postgraduate Diploma in International Law
Postgraduate Diploma in Counseling
K13,000.00 $7,460.00
Category B: Per Academic Year
Master of Science
Master of Engineering
Master of Mineral Sciences
Diploma in ICT Policy and Regulation
Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Studies
K14,500.00  $8,660.00 
Category C: Per Academic Year
Master of Public Health
Master of Science in Nursing
Master of Medicine
Postgraduate Diploma in Education for Health Professionals
Master of Veterinary Medicine
K16,000.00  $9,310.00 
Category Zambian Non-SADC Candidates 
Category A: Per Academic Year K11,800.00 $7,460.00
Category B: Per Academic Year K13,540.00  $9,460.00 
Category C: Per Academic Year K15,400.00  $11,560.00 
Category Zambian Non-SADC Candidates 
Category A: Per Academic Year
Social Sciences and Arts
Education
Law
K13,120.00 $7,880.00
Category B: Per Academic Year
Natural Sciences
Science Based Areas
K14,920.00  $10,304.00 
Category C: Per Academic Year
Medicine
Veterinary Medicine
K19,684.00  $12,460.00 

Part-time fees for postgraduate programmes are charged at 50% of the full-time rate.

Non Tuition Fees

  Zambian Non-SADC
Registration K500.00 $80.00
Late Registration K200.00 $30.00

NB: Late Registration shall be K200 per additional month after registration period

  Zambian Non-SADC
Part I
Masters Degree/Diploma
K1,000.00 $500.00
Part II/Research
Master (Thesis)
K4,500.00 $800.00
Part II/Taught
Master (Dissertation)
K3,000.00 $700.00
Doctor (Thesis) K6,000.00 $900.00
Supplementary (Part I)
Examinations (Per course)
K500.00 $120.00
Re-examination (Internal Examiners)
PhD
K2,500.00 $400.00
Re-examination (Internal Examiners)
Masters
K1,000.00 $250.00
Re-examination (All Examiners)
PhD
K4,000.00 $800.00
Re-examination (All Examiners)
Masters
K2,000.00 $500.00
  Zambian Non-SADC
Student Amenities/Recreation K150.00 $50.00
Medical K200.00 $60.00
Union K150.00 $50.00
Maintenance K200.00 $60.00
Internet Connectivity K150.00 $50.00
Student Handbook K200.00 $60.00
Library K200.00 $60.00
  Zambian & Non-SDAC
Hostel Accommodation (Per month) K700.00
Student Stipend (Living on campus per day) K90.00
Student Stipend (Living outside campus per day) K120.00
Research Cost: Masters ~ 70% Tuition fees
Book Allowance K5,000.00