2019/2020 Admission Application(Open Distance Learning) at Kwame Nkrumah University, zambia


Open Distance Learning.



We wish to welcome you to Kwame Nkrumah University for your interest to study with this Premier Teacher Training University in the country and region located in the heart of Kabwe in Central Province.

Assistant Registrar – ODL Cephas Maalila Malimba


As a leading Secondary School Teacher Training University in Zambia, the Open and Distance Learning Unit is proud of its academic achievement and Excellency in the past 8 years. The University has graduated thousands of teachers that studied under ODL in different disciplines that are contributing towards the attainment of quality education in schools in the country and region. The University boasts of passionate and highly qualified lecturing staff with unique newly constructed lecture theatre, library and classrooms creating a serene learning environment and experience for the students. With a distinguished history of quality teacher training since it opened in March 1963 as Kabwe Teachers’ Training College, and then renamed as Kwame Nkrumah Teachers’ College in 1971 by The First Republican President Dr. Kenneth David Kaunda in recognition and honor of Ghana’s founding President Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. The Institution is well known for training millions of Zambia’s best teachers and in the region. Each year, the University through ODL graduate high quality teachers in different programmes on offer. If you are looking for quality distance education in teacher training, Kwame Nkrumah University is your institution of choice as ‘We Train for Excellency’. We look forward to help you achieve your career dream as a teacher with purpose and high levels of ethical conduct, effectiveness and efficiency.


Apply for a distance education program of your choice below:

Distance Undergraduate Programmes: – (April intake 2019)
  • Bachelor of Arts with Education – Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science with Education – Natural Sciences
  • Bachelor of Business Studies with Education

Click to apply

Distance Postgraduate Programmes: – (August intake 2019)
  • Master of  Education in Educational Management, Administration and Leadership
  • Master of Arts (MA) in History
  • Master of Arts in (MA) Religious Studies
  • Master of Education (MEd) in Special Education
  • Masters of Arts (MA) in Civic Education
  • Master of Arts ( MA) in General Linguistics
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Geography
  • Master of Business Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching Methodology – Under Distance learning and Part-Time January 2019

Click to apply for Postgraduate Diploma Application Form.
Click to apply for Postgraduate Application Form.


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