About Us

Director - Mashonaland West

Director - Mashonaland West

Mr E. Nyajeka
M.Ed,(UZ) B.Ed, (UZ), T3, (Waddilove)

Welcome to the ZOU Mashonaland West Region centre for distance learning. Our aim is to be recognised as a world class university regional centre which offers open and distance learning.

Our core values are dedication to the highest levels of excellence, creation of an innovative culture, promotion of integrity, adherence to highest levels of ethical standards and delighting stakeholders.

We are situated at the Public Service Complex next to Chinhoyi University of Technology. The centre is ideal for open learning. Mashonaland West Province is one of the 10 provinces of Zimbabwe. It boosts the country's major economic activities which are agriculture, mining and tourism. Mashonaland West is popularly known as the bread basket of Zimbabwe because of its agricultural output. The offices are easily accessible to all our students from our six districts which are Kadoma, Chegutu, Makonde, Kariba, Chinhoyi and Zvimba. The town (Chinhoyi) is 115 km from Harare along the Great North Road Linking Zimbabwe and countries to the north of the Zambezi River which include Zambia, DRC, Tanzania and Kenya. Come to ZOU Mashonaland West Regional Centre and be empowered through open and distance learning.

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

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 16:48

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) joined other local and regional Universities that make up the Southern African Universities Staff Sports Association (SAUSSA) family to map the way for the next edition of their sporting extravaganza.

The sporting event which was held at South Africa’s

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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 16:37

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU), Chitomborwizi Network and other stakeholders met in the capital recently to draw up a five year strategic business plan which will be used to guide the operations of the partnership which is expected to kick start in a few weeks time.

The strategic

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Friday, April 20, 2018 - 16:25

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Vice Chancellor’s Tournament continues to grow in stature with the introduction of more field events in this year’s edition.

This follows the announcement by the Director  of Centre for Student Management (CSM),  Professor David Chakuchichi,  that this

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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 12:16

The Zimbabwe Open University Manicaland Regional Campus continued to put the institution on the world map by winning two prestigious awards at the just ended Megafest Awards ceremony held in Mutare recently.

The two awards, The most outstanding institution of the year and an individual

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