Texila American University in Zambia is inviting applications for the Kenneth Kaunda – Texila American University scholarships in 2019.

This Scholarship is aiming to support those meritorious students to enrol into the Texila American University, for a prestigious program so that they can serve the nation as skilled professional.

Kenneth Kaunda, was at the forefront in Zambia’s struggle for independence from the British empire. As a former teacher, he understood the importance of the role of education in a nascent country and has been instrumental in creating the modern education system in Zambia.

He is credited with revamping the education system in the country and providing access to education and materials for all children irrespective of their societal strata. Kenneth Kaunda also served as the Chancellor of the University of Zambia after its inauguration in 1969.

TAU-Zambia, established in 2015 is regarded as a Tier-1 private medical university in Zambia (UniRank). A coveted university, TAU-Zambia is known for its advanced infrastructure and curriculum designed exclusively to build world-class doctors and health-care practitioners across the African continent.

Worth of Award

The scholarship is worth 1.3 Million ZMW for its programs towards the aspiring prospective students who wish to pursue programs i.e. MBChB, B. Pharm, BSC in Nursing, Health Professions Foundation program, Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Health.


  • Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy – O levels with 5 credits out of which English, Maths, Biology and science is must
  • BBA – English: Credit or above, Any two of the following with Credit or above: Mathematics/Geography/History, Any one of the following with Credit or above: Religious Education/ Zambian Language/ Literature in English/ Commerce / Principles of Accounts, Any Science subject: Credit or above
  • MBA – any Bachelors from a recognized University
  • MPH – Bachelors in Allied health / Bachelors in Science

How to Apply

Deadline: Applications close August 30th, 2019

Click here for more details and to apply

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