Applying to study at Northrise University is a simple and convenient process. In 10 easy to follow steps you will complete your admission process and be ready to pursue your degree.

Whether you are a working professional or young adult who is either considering being a Distance e-Learner or wish to pursue evening studies, or perhaps you have just graduated from high school and are now ready to study your first degree , the information below will help you get started…



Begin Your Admission Process Now

To begin your admission process, start by finding the right program for you. If you already know the program you wish to pursue, then follow the rest of the 10 easy steps outlined for you on the admissions process page.

Download An Application Form

Download a specific Application for Admissions Form based on your Application Type.

Application for Admission Form

Readmission Form

Talk to An Enrollment Advisor

If you need any questions answered or wish to seek further clarification, do not hesitate to speak to an Enrollment Advisor who will help clarify or answer your questions.

Call us today via our mobile line on +260 976 622 196 or on +260 960 776 144. You can also send us an email on with your specific questions and be sure to get a response within 24 hours. Alternatively, you can send an SMS to +260 976 622 196 and an advisor will respond to your message or call you back. If you prefer, you can leave us a message on the Facebook page and will get back to you with 24 hours. A

Tuition and Other Fees

Whether you will be financing your education or already have someone to sponsor you (a parents, guardian or an organization), knowing how much you will invest in your education is important. Take a look at your the tuition and other fees applicable based on your program per Semester or Study Period to calculate roughly how much you will be paying per year.

As you estimate your annual educational investment, consider the tuition and financial options available to you. Northrise University offers flexible Tuition Payment Plans to all its students. In addition to payment plans, DAY and Theology students are eligible to apply for Financial Aid: Terms and Conditions Apply. Take advantage of these and more tuition and financial options to create a financial plan that provides convenient ways to pay for your tuition, other fees and educational expenses. Remember to periodically review your Financial Plan to see if you need to make adjustments as you move along.

What Study Options are Available?

At Northrise University, we offer three different study options. Regardless of how demanding your schedule is, one of the following study options would meet your educational advancement needs.

1. Center for Professional Studies (CPS) – Evening Classes: Tailored for busy & working adults/professionals
2. DAY Studies – Daytime Classes: Tailored for high school graduates and individuals with less demanding schedules
3. Distance e-Learning (DEL) Studies – Online & Distance Learning: Tailored for distant, busy and working adults or professionals

I am an International Student

As an international student, we advise that you start from the International Student page that gives you more details


Undergraduate Studies:
All Programs: G12 certificate with 5 credits or better inclusive of English and Mathematics.

Graduate Studies:
All Programs: Undergraduate degree in relevant field plus 2 years work experience.
Master of Public Health: Undergraduate degree in health related field plus 2 years work experience.

NOTE: Applicants wishing to pursue any of our graduate programs must have completed courses in the following areas Economics, Statistics, Accounting and Business Management. If not, one is required to take courses in these areas at undergraduate level.

Mature Age Entry:
Consideration is made on case by case basis for Mature Age applicants who possess substantial and relevant work experience but do not meet minimum entry requirements.

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Country Code: (+260)

NU Main Campus (Ndola)
Mobile Line: 960 776 144

Solwezi Campus
Mobile Line: 961 896 865

2021 Application Dates
January Intake
DAY & ONL Studies:
Application Deadline: 13th January 2021
Classes Begin: 8th February 2021
July Intake
DAY & ONL Studies:
Application Deadline: 9th July 2021
Classes Begin: 9th August 2021