Northrise University

Northrise University Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 10121

University Overview

Northrise University ranking was founded in 2003 and is a non-profit private higher education institution based in the city of Ndola (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Copperbelt. Northrise University ranking (NU) is a tiny (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: under-250 students) coeducational Zambian higher education institution nominally linked with the Christian-Nondenominational church. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education of Zambia. Northrise University (NU) offers a variety of courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), and bachelor degrees in a variety of fields. For more information, see the degree levels and areas of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 17-year-old Zambian higher-education school has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams and previous academic performance and grades. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Zambian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all over the world are welcome to apply. NU also provides a library, sports facilities, and administrative services to students in addition to academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Northrise University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northrise University
Acronym NU
Founded 2003
Motto Being Excellent at What is Good!
Colours Orange, black, white and gray

University Location

Address Carvelle House, Buteko Avenue, PO Box 240271 Ndola 10101 Copperbelt Zambia
Tel +260 (212) 622 195
Fax +260 (212) 622 198

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Caravelle House, Buteko Avenue Ndola (212) 622 195

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment under-250
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

International Association for the Promotion of Christian Higher Education (IAPCHE)

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