Bursar Mr S S Chaurura

Mr. S. S. Chaurura - Bursar

Bursar: Mr S.S Chaurura

After completing Advanced Levels at Chikangwe High School (2004), where he was the overall best student, Mr. Simbarashe S. Chaurura enrolled at the University of Zimbabwe (2005) for an Undergraduate Degree in Accountancy and successfully completed the program in 2009. Since then, he has worked for and has been associated with a number of organizations and acquired qualifications & certifications in Accounting, Finance and Leadership.

Appointed in May 2022 to the role of Bursar, where he serves as the University Chief Finance Officer, Mr. Chaurura has an excellent understanding of Banking, Properties, Investments, Insurance sectors and Tertiary/Higher Education administration. He has worked for Tetrad Holdings (2007-2011), First Mutual Life Assurance Company (2011-2013), Old Mutual Zimbabwe (2013 to 2018) and Midlands State University (2018 to 2022). On a part time basis, he has taught courses in Finance and Administration at Trust Academy (2006-2010) and Foundation Colleague (2010-2012). He was also a Part Time Lecturer of Financial Management at the Midlands State University-Faculty of Arts and Humanities (2018 -2021).

He is a Registered Public Accountant, a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA) and a Certified Internal Controls Specialist. He is a holder of a Bachelors of Accountancy (Honors) Degree, an Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business and a Masters of Commerce in Strategic Management & Corporate Governance. He is also a member of the Institute of Certified Tax Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICTAZ) and the Zimbabwe Institute of Management.

Mr Chaurura was born in Hurungwe District of Zimbabwe. He is married to Colleta and they are blessed with three (3) children.