Faculty of Commerce
Summary of the Faculty
Greetings! Welcome to the Faculty of Commerce and Law at the Zimbabwe Open University. Tracing its roots to 1999, Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) today stands as one of the leading open and distance learning universities in Africa. ZOU is an excellent choice to earn your business education and prepare for a successful career.
It is an honour to serve ZOU and students in the Faculty of Commerce and Law (FCL), alumni, faculty staff, central campus administration and community partners. We have a great foundation on which to build future success of the Faculty. Please join me in transforming the Faculty to achieve its full potential as a vibrant and diverse business educational community that is internationally renowned for excellence.
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