Great Zimbabwe University(GZU) Mature Age Entry Application Form
Great Zimbabwe University Law Degree – Details of Great Zimbabwe University (GZU) Law Degree
A law degree is an academic degree conferred for studies in law. Such degrees are generally preparation for legal careers; but while their curricula may be reviewed bylegal authority, they do not themselves confer a license.
Normal Entry – In addition to the general University requirements, a candidate must have three good ‘A’ level passes and at least five ‘O’ level passes including English Language with at least a B grade to be admitted into the LLB (Hons) programme.
Mature Entry – A candidate must satisfy the General University requirements. A candidate must be at least 25 years of age and must not be eligible for normal or special entry. Not more than three places are reserved for mature entry applicants.
Special Entry – A candidate must hold a relevant qualification in the legal field or a qualification with substantial legal content at Diploma level and must have five ‘O’ level subjects including English Language. Preference shall be given to public servants such as magistrates and prosecutors in the Ministry of Justice, as well as police and army officers. Not more than five places shall be reserved for this group.
Special entry shall also be granted to a candidate who holds a good first degree from another discipline. A special programme shall be designed to enable such candidate to complete the degree in eight semesters.