Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU) is a ZIMCHE accredited multi-cultural, and multi-national university that is part of a network of 300 Jesuit universities worldwide. Amongst these universities are Boston College and Georgetown University in America, Loyola University, Congo DR, Hekima University College, Kenya etc.

In Zimbabwe, the Jesuits are the proud founders of the renown high schools, St. George’s College, St. Ignatius College, St. Peter’s Mbare, and St. Peters Kubatana.

Our unique Jesuit approach to learning sets us apart from other higher institutions of learning:

We believe that education goes beyond building an academically sound person – we aim to educate a human person of competence, compassion, commitment and conscience through human centred development which is at the core of our vision and mission.

Every student is important to us and we endeavour to provide the highest level of learning to each one through an individualised approach to learning and group dynamics – We will not leave anyone behind! This fundamental value is evidenced by our low lecturer:student ratio.

We are firmly grounded on the Jesuit pedagogy and endeavour to impart ethical moral values to all our students. Our mandate is to produce upright young men and women who are capable of adding undisputable value to industry and to nations as a whole.

We offer high-impact programs that are delivered through practical-based and problem-based learning. Through strategic partnerships with various organisations, we also ensure that our programs are relevant to industry.

We offer short courses in the following:

  • Grant Readiness and Grant Management
  • ICT-based Research Design, Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Project Management
  • Child Protection
  • Learning differences
  • Mobile Data Collection (ODK / CommCare)
  • ICT for Emergency Response and Disaster Management
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Palliative care
  • Android / Phyton programming
  • Digital Technologies
  • Ethics and Developmental Studies
  • Ethics and Leadership
  • Gender studies
  • Environmental studies and Ethics

We also have a state-of-the-art Languages department that offers training in the following languages:

  • Shona, English, Portuguese, German, Italian, Sign Language etc.

Our courses include 36 contact hours of learning and we offer a flexible timetable where students can have day, evening or weekend classes. Upon special request, we are also prepared to offer training tailor-made to the unique time request or programme structure of a sizable group of students.

At degree level we are currently offering the following high-impact programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) in ICT
  • BA (Hons) in Transformational Leadership
  • BA (Hons) in Philosophy
  • MA in Philosophy

…And many more are in the pipeline….

Our degrees are designed to prepare students to be seamlessly absorbed into industry either as entrepreneurs, persons of influence, or as employees. Moreover, students get an opportunity for international exposure learning with students from various nationalities and with opportunities for internship in a foreign country.

For further information please contact us:

Tel:                  0242 745411

WhatsApp:      0782 366025 / 0773 999154

Address:          16 Link Road,

Mt Pleasant, Harare


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