Important Notice to New First Year (1:1) Students

Notice Board

Introduction
The University wishes to inform its new first year (1:1) students that the August-December 2020 semester shall commence on 31 August 2020 and the orientation programme will be held online.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there shall be no face to face learning until advised by the Government

First Year Orientation Programme
As alluded to above, the orientation will be held online from 26th -28th August, 2020. Some sessions will be held live on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. A detailed programme will be availed soon, so keep checking on the University website and copies will be sent to via WhatsApp on numbers you provided at registration.

Students should open a Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account and like BUSE page to enable them to have access to live streaming of some orientation programmes.

E-learning Data
The university has made arrangements with mobile network providers for students to access subsidised data for e-learning. For easy access of the data students are urged to pay for the data package together with the fees. The University will make a bulk payment to the service providers who will then credit the data into students’ mobile numbers.

This offer is only to those who are in need of the data facility and is therefore voluntary. Students interested in taking up this offer should register with the Student Affairs Division on the following email: studentaffairs@buse.ac.zw or the SRC Secretary for Legal and Academic Affairs on gmaponde97@gmail.com or 0783001050.

Data Packages

Network Package Cost
NetOne 10 gig ZWL800-00
ECONET 10 gig ZWL550-00
TELECEL 10 gig ZWL 170-00

Online Registration
Online registration has been set for 24th and 25th August, 2020. Students are encouraged to register before the commencement of the semester to be able to access e-learning resources and other University services.

For assistance on registration issues please contact the University administrative staff on the details provided below;

Name and Designation Email Address Phone Number
Mrs P Nyaude Senior Assistant Registrar (Admissions and Registration) pnyaude@buse.ac.zw +263773693999
Mrs P Muhita Senior Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Science and Engineering pmuhita@buse.ac.zw +263772429361
Mrs T Gate Senior Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Science Education tgate@buse.ac.zw +263772932567
Mrs S Mukwayi Senior Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences smukwayi@buse.ac.zw +263772347760
Mrs CD Nyama Senior Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities cdnyama@buse.ac.zw +263772960816
Mr J Marange Acting Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Commerce jmarange@buse.ac.zw +263779510546

Please note that no students shall be allowed to access the University’s Moodle e-learning platform without successfully completing the registration process.

Medical Aid Registration
Students are required to simultaneously register online for medical aid cover before completing the registration process. Students who are already covered by their parents/guardians may opt out of this offer provided they produce proof of valid medical cover. The University has two approved providers namely, Generations Health and Steward Health whose premiums are listed below;

Medical Aid Provider Premium per Semester
Generations Health ZWL 350
Steward Health ZWL 350

BUSE wishes all our new first year students a successful August-December 2020 Semester.