Solusi University
P.O. Solusi
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Admissions: admissions@solusi.ac.zw
General Info: info@solusi.ac.zw
Student Finance: sfo@solusi.ac.zw
+263 09 647 34
+263 09 885 457

Faculty of Education

We combine fellowship with instruction to create the capacity to think independently, analytically and creatively.

Dean

Mrs. C. Dlamini

M.Ed (English Lang & Literature), B.Ed (English), CE

Brief Overview:

The Faculty of Education is committed to quality Christian education as per Seventh- day Adventist tradition. The tradition aims at making and developing a teacher’s human potential, thus bringing him/her into harmony with the creator. The faculty offers innovative and transforming professional programmes for both under and graduate teachers that prepare them to become responsible and contributing members of the society. Students are exposed to various innovative and contemporary teaching methods that will empower them in their teaching profession.

The faculty offers a six month Certificate in Early Childhood Development and a three year Diploma in Early Childhood Development.  Degrees offered are as follows:  Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration ; Bachelor of Science with Education and Bachelor of Science Education which are four years long; Bachelor of Education in both Primary and secondary which run for two and a half years; one year  Post Graduate Diploma in Education ; and Master of Education degrees in English Language and Literature, and Educational Management.

Mission Statement

The faculty of Business exists to provide quality Christian education, to expose students to various effective teaching methods that will empower them in their teaching profession.


Programmes offered

Primary Education

* B.Ed Agriculture
* B.Ed English
* B.Ed Environmental Science
* B.Ed Food Science & Nutrition
* B.Ed Clothing & textiles
* B.Ed History
* B.Ed Mathematics
* B.Ed Religious Studies
* BA with Education

Secondary Education

* B.Ed Agribusiness
* B.Ed Business
* B.Ed English
* B.Ed Environmental Science
* B.Ed Food Science & Nutrition
* B.Ed Clothing & Textiles
* B.Ed History
* B.Ed Mathematics
* B.Ed Ndebele
* B.Ed Shona
* B.Ed Religious Studies

Certificates & Diplomas

* Early Childhood (ECD) Diploma

Graduate Studies

* Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)
* M.Ed - Educational Management
* M.Ed - English Language & Literature


Admission Requirements

  1. 2 A’ Level passes (or approved equivalent as determined by Solusi University, and
  2. 5 O’ Level passes, one of which must be English Language.
  3. International students may be admitted upon fulfillment of their countries’ university entrance requirements, and Solusi University PreUniversity requirements (For countries where A’ Level Courses are not available).
  4. A limited number of individuals may be accepted based on Mature Age examination, and/or professional qualification and related work experience.

Duration of Programmes

A period of four years is the minimum requirement for all undergraduate degree programmes offered in the Faculty of Education. In order to graduate with a Bachelor of Education degree, students are expected to successfully complete a total of between 87 to 106 credits.


Career development

In order to expose students to the world of work and to assist them in development of careers, all students are expected to register for industrial attachment for a period of not less than 10 months. Other career development events are organized by the University from time to time including a job placement fair for graduating students.