Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery Sciences

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The Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery Science at Lusaka Apex Medical University is a center of knowledge and excellence, dedicated to preparing students for rewarding and impactful careers in the healthcare sector. Our faculty comprises experienced educators and professionals who are committed to providing students with a comprehensive education that encompasses the highest standards of nursing and midwifery practice.

We believe that knowledge is the foundation of excellence in healthcare, and our programs are designed to equip students with a deep understanding of the core principles and practices in nursing and midwifery. Through a rigorous curriculum, our students gain a solid foundation in subjects such as anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and evidence-based practice. They also develop critical thinking skills, effective communication techniques, and the ability to provide compassionate and patient-centered care.

Excellence is the hallmark of our faculty, and we are dedicated to fostering a culture of excellence among our students. Our faculty members are renowned experts in their fields, with extensive clinical experience and a passion for teaching. They are committed to nurturing the next generation of nursing and midwifery professionals, guiding them towards achieving the highest standards of care and professional practice.

We believe that excellence extends beyond the classroom, which is why we emphasize practical training and hands-on experience. Our students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in real-world healthcare settings, working alongside experienced practitioners and gaining valuable insights into the challenges and rewards of the profession. These experiences not only enhance their clinical skills but also instill in them the values of professionalism, ethics, and leadership.

At the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery Science, we promote a supportive and collaborative learning environment. We encourage our students to engage in interdisciplinary teamwork, fostering effective communication and collaboration skills that are essential in delivering comprehensive and holistic care. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing personalized guidance and mentorship, ensuring that every student receives the support they need to succeed academically and professionally.

As a faculty, we are committed to advancing the nursing and midwifery professions through research and innovation. We encourage our students to participate in research projects, promoting evidence-based practice and contributing to the body of knowledge in the field. Our faculty members are actively engaged in research endeavors, ensuring that our curriculum remains at the forefront of healthcare advancements.

By choosing the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery Science at Lusaka Apex Medical University, you are embarking on a transformative journey towards becoming a knowledgeable, skilled, and compassionate healthcare professional. Join us as we strive for knowledge and excellence, shaping the future of nursing and midwifery, and making a positive impact on the health and well-being of individuals and communities.



Mrs Esther Masebe

I am delighted to be part of the Lusaka Apex Medical University, the first private medical university in Zambia that has contributed immensely to the larger pool of medical in general and nurse professionals in particular. As a University and faculty of nursing, we are privileged that renowned Medical Professors and Doctors in the University are part of our teaching and learning programming. The faculty has experienced Lecturers and Tutors both in the classroom and in practical areas.

The faculty is committed to providing an ideal learning environment where diversity, integrity, creativity, teamwork, and quality are the core values of our day-to-day activities.

The staff and students are extremely motivated, innovative, and determined to strive for continuous transformation of Nursing and Midwifery Education, Research, Practice, and Community Services.  We have far and wide collaboration with local and international universities and through this; we ensure that our students and alumni benefit from valuable partnerships that enhance their educational and professional growth.

The faculty currently has three departments; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Nursing Diploma, and Midwifery preparing learners with comprehensive education and training in different qualifications, to be able to excel in their chosen field of healthcare.

As leaders in Nursing and Midwifery training in Zambia and beyond, we work tirelessly to achieve excellence and be at the APEX of healthcare provision. Our rigorous curriculum, state-of-the-art facilities, and hands-on clinical experiences prepare our learners to assure competence, compassion, and highly skilled healthcare professionals.

As a prospective candidate, join us at Lusaka Apex Medical University, where you will receive a world-class education, be inspired by accomplished faculty staff, and have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the field of healthcare. Here are some facts:

  • Renowned Expertise
  • Conducive Learning Environment

 We prioritize creating a supportive and engaging learning environment that fosters collaboration, critical thinking, and personal growth.

  • Commitment to excellence in training
  • Assurance of positive impact on the healthcare industry
  • Wide local and international collaboration