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Northrise High Achiever Awards

This year’s high achiever awards held on November 8th 2017, gave the student body something to look forward to. Gift Siamulena, a third year student had the highest GPA and was awarded with not only a High Achiever Certificate of 2017 but a Meal Voucher for two at the Protea Hotel by Marriott, Ndola. The… Read More »

Northrise University Cultural Night

  Northrise University hosted its first ever culture night event four days before Zambia’s Independence Day which falls on October 24. Students and staff members tirelessly worked together for over 2 months sharing ideas as they prepared for the event. This event was a platform for students in Peer Leadership training to practice their leadership… Read More »

ACCA Accredits the NU Bachelor of Finance and Accounting Program

Northrise University is proud to announce that its Bachelor of Finance and Accounting (BFA) program has received the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exemption accreditation. To this effect, NU BFA graduates from 2018 onward, and current 3rd and 4th year students are eligible for a number of exemptions and will enjoy discounted rates on… Read More »

Looking Forward to Life in Eternity

Written by Salifyanji Malunga, Photo Credits: Joseph Lusumpa Every week, the Northrise community gathers for a chapel service to praise, worship and hear the word of God.  Often, students trained as peer leaders lead different segments of the service while preaching is done by different ministers. Once every semester, Northrise staff and faculty have an… Read More »

The Beginning of a New Journey

Written by Asifiwe Banda The time between high school graduation and university enrollment is filled with excitement and anticipation for almost every incoming first year student. It’s also a time filled with questions and anxiety. At Northrise, it’s a journey filled with thrill and joy. This semester began with an enthusiastic horde of first year… Read More »


3rd June, 2017 was a notable day; a reason for pride, joy and exhilaration as Northrise University celebrated the significant academic accomplishment of 60 students who were conferred with degrees at the university’s 10th Graduation Ceremony.  In addition to proudly presenting its own graduates, the University was pleased to also certify and present 11 graduates… Read More »

NU graduate student scoops “Employee of the Year” award!

The year 2016 ended on a high note for one Northrise MBA student! Mapande Mapande, whose first degree in I.T was also obtained from Northrise, concluded last year as the proud recipient of a prestigious “Employee of the Year” award at Madison General Insurance Zambia Limited. The impressive accolade comes after clocking a year and… Read More »


The Northrise University-First Quantum Minerals Limited relationship has reached new heights with the donation of a school bus to the Solwezi based campus. The partnership has taken different face and has since grown into what can only be seen as a positively impacting change in society. Not only has First Quantum been a major facilitator… Read More »

Muteto Mwangelwa’s Valedictory Speech

The Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor, Members of the Board of Regents, Officers of the University, distinguished guests, university partners, graduands, graduands’ families and friends, members of the press, ladies and gentlemen. It is an honor and a great opportunity that I stand before you this morning on behalf of my fellow graduands. It gives me… Read More »

The 2016 Valedictorian

“Faith in God” was the overarching message in Muteto Mwangelwa’s valedictory speech; an account of reflection on the struggles and triumphs of his academic journey. It was one interesting discourse, and fascinatingly interlaced with depictions of God’s faithfulness. Quoting Proverbs 3:5-6 in his address, Muteto entreated fellow graduates and current students to put their trust… Read More »