Mzuzu University Open and Distance Learning Intake 2022-2023

Mzuzu University Open and Distance Learning Intake 2022-2023

Information about the Mzuzu University Open and Distance Learning Intake for this Academic year. Applicants can find valuable insights regarding the subject on this page. Welcome to The above is information will assist you to make an informed decision.

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Brief History; Mzuzu University is one of the principal universities of Malawi. The school is located in Mzuzu, in the northern region of Malawi. It was founded in 1997 and accepted its first students in 1999.

Details About Mzuzu University ODel Intake

Entry Requirements


Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies

Generic Students
MSCE or its equivalent with six credits including English and any other five subjects plus at least a pass in Mathematics.
 Upgrading Students
– Diploma in Communication Studies, Public Relations, Journalism and other related fields. These candidates will join the programme in the second year.
– Evidence of an MSCE or its equivalent.
4 years 3 years)

Programme Brief

The Bachelor of Arts Communication Studies has been designed to offer adequate theoretical grounding as well as to facilitate the acquisition of practical experience in communication and its role in socio-economic development especially within the fields of reputation management, health communication, environmental communication, strategic communication, integrated marketing communication and corporate social responsibility, among others.

Application Procedure

All applicants should complete a Mzuzu University 2022-2023 ODeL Admission Application Form and attach copies of their academic qualifications.

Application forms can be obtained from the Mzuzu University website, all District Education Managers’ Offices and at the Porters Lodge or Registry at Mzuzu University Campus.
Applications should be sent by post or delivered by hand at Mzuzu University Campus in the Registry.

Applications should be submitted with an admission application fee of K10,000.00 for Malawian applicants and US$150 for international applicants. Applications submitted without the admission application fee will be disqualified. Please note that the admission application fee is non-refundable.

Payment of Admission Application Fee

The application fee should be paid by depositing the amount of K10,000 into the following bank account:

Name of the Bank: NBS Bank
Account Name: Mzuzu University Fee Collection Account
Account Number: 14389172
Branch: Mzuzu Branch
Swift code (for international transfers): NBSTMWMW

Students will be required to attach the bank deposit slip to the admission application form.

All applications should be sent by post or delivered by hand to the following address:

2022-2023 FoHSS ODeL Admissions
University Registrar
Mzuzu University
Private Bag 201

To reach the Registrar’s Office not later than the deadline

All other enquiries should be directed to the office of the University registrar using the following facilities: E-mail: Telephone: +265 1 320 575 and Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences on:

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