Livingstonia University

The University of Livingstonia is a privately owned institution by the CCAP Synod of Livingstonia. It started in 2003 in fulfillment of Rev. Dr Robert Laws’ dream to establish an institution of higher learning. It is started at the place where Dr Laws founded the Overtoun Institute, which was known at the time as the ‘Greatest Achievement’ in Central Africa, specifically in relation to the offering of quality education and other social services.

Currently, University of Livingstonia offers the following undergraduate programmes, which are both registered and accredited by the National Council of Higher Education. Ekwendeni campus offers the following programmes: Theology, Human Rights and Social Sciences

Livingstonia University Courses

Academic licenses granted by the university:

  • Bachelor of Education in Science and Humanities,
  • Bachelor of Education in Information, Communication and Technology (ICT),
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management,
  • Bachelor of Science in Public Health,
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering,
  • Bachelor of Science in Food Security and Nutrition,
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Development Studies,
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Human Rights,
  • Bachelor of Theology and Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Development,
  • MSc Degree in Theology,
  • Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies,
  • Master of Arts in Theology and Gender Studies
  • Master of Arts in Theology and Development Studies.

These programmes are offered at Laws Campus, which is at Khondowe plateau in Rumphi District and at Ekwendeni Campus, which is at Ekwendeni Mission Station in Mzimba District.

Livingstonia University Fees Structure

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Local StudentsInternational Students
Degree ProgramsK2,250,000.00US$3,900 – US$4,7
Certificate Courses
Diploma Programs
Short Courses
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Livingstonia University Application Form

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Livingstonia University Entry Requirements

Admission and Requirements:  Contact Ekwendeni Campus, Tel: +265 1 339 099

General Information

NameLivingstonia University EKWENDENI CAMPUS
AccreditedMinistry of Higher Education in Malawi
Control TypeNot Reported
Fax / Phone+265 1 311 111
AddressP.O. Box 112 Mzuzu, Malawi. Central Africa
Country Rank4 –
World Rank7872 –
UniversitiesList of Accredited universities in Malawi

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