About Us

Director - Matebeleland South

 Director - Matabeleland South Region

Mr A. Nkala
M.A (UZ), BA (Hons) UZ

Welcome to the home page of ZOU Mat South, one of the university’s 10 regional Centres evenly spread out around Zimbabwe. Based in and servicing Zimbabwe’s expansive South-Westerly province that shares borders with Mozambique, South Africa and Botswana, this regional centre is located in Gwanda, the provincial capital of a province famous for gold mining, wild life and cattle ranching.

You will find our offices centrally situated at New Government Complex on 3rd Avenue, 2nd Floor East Wing, P O Box 346 Gwanda. Telephone (0284) 22965/6 or (0284) 22998 Fax (0284) 22967. Cell: 011 408 769 Our regional library is housed at ZIMPOST Jahunda building behind Gwanda High School. Tel :(0284) 21019. From Beitbridge to Plumtree, and from Shangani to Sun-Yet-Sen, wherever you may be in our 7 districts that include Gwanda, Beit-Bridge, Insiza, Matobo, Umzingwane, Bulilima and Mangwe, Matabeleland South is directly, immediately at your service-bringing quality university education to your doorstep.

The Harare Regional Campus will hold a teaching practice workshop for PGDE Intake 18, DipEd Intake 13, BECD Intake 6…

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Bulawayo Regional Campus has moved their Student Representative Council (SRC)…

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Latest News & Announcements

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 12:47

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) and the Chitomborwizi Network entered into a major partnership which saw the two parties signing a Memorandum of Understanding in the capital on Friday this week.

ZOU Acting Vice Chancellor,

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Friday, January 12, 2018 - 08:36

The Zimbabwe Open University Harare Regional Campus through their Campus Culture joined the entire nation in commemorating 16 days of activism at their main campus in the capital recently.

The main objective of the event was to

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Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 08:55

Zimbabwe Open University students impressed at the just ended Impact Africa Debate and Public speaking tournament that was held in Botswana recently. The  event was held in Gaborone at Indaba Lodge from 18 to 22 December 2017.

ZOU was

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Friday, January 5, 2018 - 10:00

The Zimbabwe Open University, (ZOU) staff members joined the rest of the Southern African Universities Staff Sports Association (SAUSSA) family at Fort Hare University in South Africa for the 18th edition of their

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