Academic Services

Prof. Frank Youngman
Prof. Frank YoungmanDeputy Vice Chancellor (DVC) - Academic Services

Academic Services

The role of the Division of Academic Services is multifunctional and focusses on the delivering the strategic goals of the University in terms of technology-enhanced programmes, relevant research and innovation, and strong collaborations and partnerships. Its overall goal is academic excellence.

The Division is constituted of four Schools which are responsible for the design, development and delivery of tertiary academic programmes and for research and innovation:


The Division has four academic centres which support the teaching and research work of the Schools and ensure its quality:


The Division has a centre responsible for providing short courses and other modes of continuing professional development to the general public:


The Division also has a centre responsible for materials development and quality enhancement for the institution’s distance learning secondary school students:


The Division has two other centres which provide services across the University:

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