Mount Zion International University Rwanda

Mr.Rutayitera Casimir

University Administrator

Welcome to Mount Zion International University (MZIUR) and thank you for visiting our website. It is with great pleasure that we present to you the key as well as detailed information on our university..

MZIUR aspires to be the leading provider of Medical and Para-medical and technology-based programmes and research outputs. We are committed, herein, to share with you the MZIUR campus experience you need that meets the purpose of your visit. MZIUR is relatively a new university which has already been categorised as a focused university, by the Higher Education Council (HEC) of Rwanda and Rwanda Medical & Dental council (RMDC) among other public and private universities in Rwanda. As we welcome you to Mount Zion International University of Rwanda, we also welcome you to the beautiful country Rwanda. Located on the continent of Africa, Rwanda is a member of the East African community and also a member of the Commonwealth to mention but a few. Rwanda has a temperate tropical highland climate, with lower temperatures than are typical for equatorial countries due to its high elevation. Kigali, in the centre of the country, has a typical daily temperature range between 12 °C (54 °F) and 27 °C (81 °F), with little variation through the year. When you are in Rwanda you are not bothered about excessive heat or coldness. The weather is just fine and pleasant throughout the year to tell the truth. About Us at Mount Zion International university of Rwanda, our specialisations are in the fields of Medicine and Bio-medical Sciences. You will find that the courses the university offers are those that are in great demand by students in a fast developing country like Rwanda and elsewhere. More importantly, the teaching and learning approach that has been adopted by MZIUR is one that is highly student-centered and problem-based. The educational concept of MZIUR is dedicated to developing principles of open, universal, and innovative knowledge .MZIUR is a worthy successor to the best traditions in Medical education, its activities greatly enhance prestige of the educational system in Rwanda and it justly will soon will rank highly among Higher education institutions in Rwanda. MZIUR enjoy the use of state-of-the-art facilities that enable its staff to deliver the right message to the learners. Known for its “Teaching Factory” concept, our students are taught by experienced faculties in a learning environment that prepares them for the real-world. MIUR is currently operating in one campus but with a view of opening other campuses within the East African region. The University is located just 4km from Kigali International airport on a beautiful hill at Busanza ,KANOMBE Sector of Kicukiro district. It provides beautiful scenery and a view of a greater part of the beautiful and clean city of Kigali. The university has hostel facilities located about 3km in a High standing residential area of Kigali City. The university Bus brings students to the campus every morning and takes them back to the hostel at 5.00pm in the evening. For persons wishing to use public transport, the campus is situated just very near a beautiful tarmac road from the city centre to Kanombe area. There is a Bus stop just at the Campus Gate For potential scholars wishing to spend their time in MZIUR, we offer a very conducive environment for research, teaching/learning and consultancies. Several visiting positions are available that suit your taste. Studying at MZIUR you will make many friends from around Rwanda and beyond. Amusing student festivals, exciting excursions, visits to parks, concerts and museums, sports events, and participation in various student associations await you. I would like to encourage you to spend some time in our website so that you will know us better. I sincerely hope that you will find our site useful, and if you need further clarification, please do not hesitate to contact anyone of us in the university.