NEWS & EVENTS

AJU

  • Inaugural Graduation Ceremony of Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU) 2019

    May 30, 2019, marked the first Graduation ceremony of Arrupe Jesuit University (AJU), having been certified and accredited by the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE) as a fully registered and chartered university in Zimbabwe on 3 December 2018.

    Named after Father Pedro Arrupe, Superior General of the Society of Jesus from 1965-1983, for the past 26 years, the institution has equipped academics with not only intellectual skills but conscience and compassion inspired by the Catholic Faith as an associate college for the University of Zimbabwe.

  • Two Catholic universities geared to expand amid Zimbabwe's turmoil

    by Tawanda Karombo

    HARARE, ZIMBABWEArrupe Jesuit University and the Catholic University of Zimbabwe in Harare have been registered with the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE) as full-fledged universities and are now geared to expand their degree offerings as well as open new campuses across the country.

    Jesuit Fr. Gilbert Mardai, pro vice-chancellor for administration at Arrupe Jesuit University — located less than 1 kilometer from the Mount Pleasant campus of the Catholic University of Zimbabwe in Harare — told NCR that the institution was motivated to register as a full-fledged university to meet the needs of young people who are completing secondary and high school education.