Author: Dr. Japhet Zwana

New Higher Education Restrictions in Zimbabwe

Breaking News! Zimbabwe’s Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Dr. Jonathan Moyo declared on October 4, 2015 that, secondary school students who fail Math and Science will not be allowed to enroll at local universities. He was addressing a consultative meeting of higher education leaders in the country. Additionally, those who fail ‘O’ Level Math & Science courses will not… Read more →

Zimbabwe Higher Education’s Status Quo

The following statements are reflective of Zimbabwe higher education’s status quo. *The nation’s higher education system is subject to tense political and socio economic conditions now prevailing for over a decade *Many institutions of higher education are not operating at full capacity *Impoverished students live up to 10 to a room leading to insalubrious health conditions *Heightened fees for tuition… Read more →