School of Nursing

Dr. Lonia Mwape BSc, MSc, PhD
Dean - Nursing

Welcome to the Levy Mwanawasa Medical University (LMMU) School of Nursing.The Chainama College of Health Sciences, Dental Training School, Levy Mwanawasa University Teaching Hospital and Chainama Hills Hospital have been integrated into the LMMU. The LMMU School of Nursing is recognized nationally and internationally for excellence in educating and training healthcare workers for Zambia and the Southern Africa region. The academic staff of the School of Nursing are renown for their dedication to inspiring students to prepare for careers as healthcare practitioners and researchers, and for deploying best global practices in nursing and healthcare management.

The School of Nursing currently offers the following academic programmes:

1. Degree Programmes

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing 
  • Bachelor of Science in Ophthalmic Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science in Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Sciencein Public Health Nursing
  • BSc in Mental Health Nursing

2. Advanced Diploma Courses

  • Advanced Diploma in Ophthalmic Nursing 

3. Diploma Courses

  • Diploma in Registered Nursing
  • Diploma in Midwifery
  • Diploma in Public Health Nursing
  • Diploma in Registered Mental Health Nursing