University of Zimbabwe

The University of Zimbabwe in Harare, is the oldest and top ranked university in Zimbabwe. The university has nine faculties and one College offering a wide variety of degree programmes and many specialist research centres and institutes. English is the language of instruction.

Harare is the capital and most populous city in Zimbabwe. The city sits on a plateau at an elevation of 1,483 metres above sea level and its climate is subtropical highland. Harare is Zimbabwe's leading political, financial, commercial, and communications centre.

Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme Partner

The University of Zimbabwe is an Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme Partner. The Erasmus+ programme now offers mobility worldwide, all participants receive a travel and subsistence allowance.

ICM funding and application

  • Staff and Postgraduate - incoming and outgoing ICM
  • Priority area - Social Sciences, Education and Urban Studies

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Available Subject Areas

Please ensure that you research the courses available to you as an exchange student, and check with your subject coordinator(s) that these courses are suitable for your Glasgow degree programme. Please note that partner course offerings may change on a yearly basis.

Please research course level; content and assessment structures; partner academic pre-requisites for exchange students; whether enough courses / credits are available in your degree subject(s) to meet your Glasgow degree credit requirements; language of teaching and for Joint Honours students, whether the partner has any restrictions on taking courses from different Schools/Faculties.

  • Education
  • Social Sciences (research)
  • Urban Studies/Public & Social Policy

Useful information

  • Cost of living
  • Nearest airport: Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport (Harare)