Important Notice To New First Year and Other Returning Students

  1. The University shall continue conducting teaching and learning through various online platforms. Below are the dates for on campus teaching and learning and examinations for the Aug-Dec 2021 Semester.
  2. Period for Pending Examinations (March –June 2021 Semester)

Level Of Study

Faculties

Examination Period

Part 2  (Undergraduates)

All

 30 Aug – 09 Sept 2021

Part 1.1 (All groups)

FSE (TCD)

13   Sept -17 Sept 2021

  1. Registration for Part 1.1 Students
    • The registration process is a must and all students must complete their registration on this day.

Level of Study

Faculties

Registration Date

 Part 1.1 (Undergraduates)

All

20                                                        Sept 2021

  1. On Campus Semester Dates for New and Returning Students
  • The University wishes to inform its students that the on campus dates for the August-December 2021 semester shall be as follows: –

Level of Study

Faculties

On Campus Lectures and Practical Sessions

Examination Period

1

All

20 Sept – 12 Oct 2021

06 Dec – 17 Dec 2021

2.1 & 2.2

All

18 Oct – 06 Nov 2021

06 Dec – 17 Dec 2021

4.1;4.2; 3.1 & 3.2

All

 08 Nov – 03 Dec 2021

06 Dec – 17 Dec 2021

Post Grads (on campus)

All

08 Nov – 03 Dec 2021

06 Dec – 17 Dec 2021

Post Grads (Hre campus)

All

 20 Sept-21 Nov 2021

21   Nov – 30 Nov 2021

  1. Teacher Capacity Development (TCD) Programme

Programme

On Campus Lectures and Practical

Sessions

Examination Period

TCD

TBA

10   Jan – 21 Jan 2022

  1. Verification of Certificates, Issuance of Students ID and Registration for New First Year Students
  • Verification of Certificates, Issuance of Student IDs and Registration shall be done on the 20TH of September 2021. Students shall also be oriented on the Moodle and other digital platforms of online learning.
  • All new students must bring Original Certificates of Educational Qualifications; and Certified Copies of Educational Certificates, ID, Birth Certificates and other requirements as indicted in the offer letters.
  • Students who encounter or have registration queries should contact the University Administrative Staff on the details listed below: –

Name and Designation

Email Address

Phone Number

Mrs P Vumbunu

Acting Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Science and Engineering

pvumbunu@buse.ac.zw

+263772773142

Mrs T Sibanda

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 N Makadho,  Assistant Registrar, Faculty of Commerce

nmakadho@buse.ac.zw

+263772700870

  1. Students’ Accommodation for New First Year Students
  • Accommodation is limited and shall be allocated on a first come/apply, first served basis. Students shall be accommodated taking into consideration the proximity of the hostels or boarding houses to their learning venues given the multi-campus nature of the Univers
  • Students who fail to secure University accommodation will be assisted in securing off campus accommodatio All New Students should check in by 1600 hours on 19 September 2021.
  • Students who wish to be considered for accommodation either on campus or off campus should contact the University’s Students Affairs Department as listed below before making any payme

Name and Designation

Phone Number

Mrs A Sajiwa

Accommodation

+263 772 772 464

  1. Safety and Health of Students and Staff
  • The safety and health of our students and staff remains the top priority of the Univers The University will operate under the prescribed COVID-19 pandemic regulations to ensure the safety of students, staff and other stakeholders.
  • Each student must bring at least two (2) face masks and should be vaccinated.
  • Students and staff are encouraged to continue practising good hygiene, washing hands frequently with soap for at least twenty (20) seconds and practising social distan
  • Students  and   staff   should   minimize   the   printing   and   exchange   of docume Both students and staff must use and embrace virtual and digital platforms to communicate.
  • All students  should  remain  vigilant  and  adhere  to  protocols  set  by  the World Health Organizations (WHO) and guidelines set by the Ministry of Health and Child Care on combatting the COVID-19 virus.
  • The University will monitor the pandemic situation and will review the above listed arrangements as and when necessary. We wish all our new and returning students a successful August-December 2021 Semester.