School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Prof. Gervase Maipose (PhD)- Dean

The Zambian Open University School of Humanities and Social Sciences is known for its unique and diverse range of degree programs that foster critical thinking, creativity, and understanding of the human experience. Our degree programs offer a wide variety of courses, providing students with the opportunity to explore and engage with the complexities of society, culture, and human behavior.

From development studies to sociology, fine arts, public administration, and social work, our faculty members are dedicated to providing a rich academic experience that prepares students for success in their chosen fields and beyond.

Explore our diverse programs below and discover where your passion and potential can lead you.

Programmes Offered

Development Studies BA-DS

Public Administration BA-PA

Fine Arts BA-FA

BA-SOC Sociology

BA-SW Social Work


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