The Catholic University was opened in August 1999 under statutory instrument 49 of 1998.


Ethical behavior,  Collegiality, Commitment, Service, Excellence


The Catholic University of Zimbabwe provides Holistic education in a christian environment in its Teaching, Research and Service programs to all irrespective of Religion, Nationality or any other designation.


To be the University of choice for Holistic Education in a christian setting

Strategic Plan

The Catholic University of Zimbabwe is experiencing growth in line with its 2013-2022 Strategic plan. The focus is to have 10 000 students by the end of the year 2022. The University now has over 2000 students. The University now has 4 campuses, Harare, Chinhoyi, Bulawayo and Mutare.