Degree Equivalencies

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  For entrance into the Master's program:

  • Successful completion of an Honour’s Bachelor degree from a recognized institution;
  • A minimum grade of 70% with a standing of Second class, upper in the last two years of study, where a typical grading scale is:
UM Scale Zimbabwean Scale
A+ 90-100% (First Class)
A 80-89% (First Class)
B+ 75-79% (Second Class, upper)
B 70-74% (Second Class, upper)
C+ 60-69% (Second Class, lower)
C 50-59% (Third Class, lower)
F 0-49% (Fail)

  For entrance into the PhD program:

  • Requirements listed above (see Master’s program) plus successful completion of a Master’s degree or Master of Philosophy from a recognized institution.


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