Catholic University of Malawi Admission for 2020- 2021

By | January 16, 2020

The Catholic University of Malawi invites suitably qualified persons to apply for its various programmes. Successful applicants will be admitted for programmes which commence in January (Weekend/Part time) and February (Generic/Full time) in 2020. In order to be considered, candidates must apply by completing and submitting the relevant application form and required attachments by Friday, 15 th  November, 2019


Admission into generic/full time programmes is through three routes : (1) University Entrance Examinations, (2) Bridging Programme (3) Consideration of A-level and post-secondary certificates.


  • Apply using application forms clearly marked “Admission through Entrance Examinations.”
  • Eligible applicants are those with MSCE or its equivalent  obtained not earlier than 2017 and with credits in six subjects including English and an aggregate of not more than thirty ( 30 ) points.
  • Eligible applicants will register for University Entrance Examinations on 3 rd  January 2020 and sit for the Examinations on 4th January 2020

How to Apply


Application forms

Each entry route has its own specially designed form and applicants must ensure that they complete the correct form. Completing the wrong application form will jeopardize a person’s chance to be considered. Application forms are available at the following places: the university Campus at Montfort-Nguludi in Chiradzulu, the Catholic Secretariat (Area 11, Lilongwe), St. Johns Satellite Centre (Lilongwe), Mary Mount Secondary School (Mzuzu) and all Catholic Diocesan Education Offices (Karonga, Mzuzu, Lilongwe, Dedza, Mangochi, Zomba, Blantyre, Chikwawa). Those with access to the internet can download the form by visiting the University website:

Application fee

Applicants should pay a non-refundable application fee of MK8000 (for local students) or USD25 (for foreign students). The University will not receive cash, postal orders or cheque payment. The University does not have Airtel Money or TNM Mpamba accounts. Applicants should deposit the non-refundable application fee into one of the University’s bank accounts held at the following banks:

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1. Catholic University of Malawi 2. Catholic University of Malawi National Bank of Malawi NBS Bank Customs Road Branch Limbe Branch Account Number 1928694 Account Number 14421707 USD Account Swift code: NBMAMWMW The Catholic University of Malawi The National Bank of Malawi P.O. Box 945 Blantyre Please ensure that the deposit slip is machine printed at the back.

Application Package

Applicants must ensure that they submit a complete set of documents as listed below: i. Completed application form ii. Copy of certificate or original copy of notification of results iii. Original copy of the bank deposit slip for the non-refundable application fee iv. Letter of commitment for financial support

Passport size photograph Please send the application package to the following address: The University Registrar The Catholic University of Malawi P.O. Box 5452 Limbe