REGISTRATION


  • 4.1

    Every student of the University shall register on or before the first month of each semester.

  • 4.2

    Any student, who fails to register contrary to Section 4.1, shall register upon paying a late registration fee (Appendix 1) and shall do so not later than 30 calendar days from the first day of each semester.

  • 4.3

    No student shall be allowed to register after the first month of the calendar from the start of each semester.

  • 4.4

    Any student who fails to pay fees as provided under Regulation 7 of these Regulations shall not be permitted to register.

  • 4.5

    Any student who has outstanding debts shall not be permitted to register.

  • 4.6

    Any student who fails to register shall be deemed to have withdrawn for financial reasons

  • 4.7

    Every student whose fees are paid through any loan schemes or scholarship shall be required to provide proof of the loan or scholarship notification to the University before registration. It is the responsibility of the students to ensure that fees is paid on time

  • 4.8

    Any new students who, for valid reasons, are unable to take up their place at the University in a particular year, may request to reserve their place by submitting the request not later than 14 calendar days from the first day of the first semester of the academic year in which the student was expected to register.

  • 4.9

    A place reserved under Regulation 4.7 shall be reserved for a maximum of one year unless, due to exceptional circumstances, the period may be extended by the University for one more year.

  • 4.10

    Any student who does not take up his/her place until the expiry of the reservation period shall be required to file in a new application for admission into the University which will be considered on the basis of the University Selection Criteria applicable at that time.

  • 4.11

    The University reserves the right to withhold registration of any student if it has reason to believe that the true identity of such student cannot be established or verified by using names in previous certificates.

  • 4.12

    A student shall not change the name by which he/she is initially admitted unless they provide official written documentation indicating that the change of name was effected in accordance with the law governing change of names in Malawi.

  • 4.13

    Every student shall, upon registration, be issued with a registration number which he/she shall use for identification for the duration of their studies in the University.

  • 4.14

    Students who have not registered after a month of registration shall not be permitted to attend any lecture, seminar, tutorial, laboratory session or any other academic activity before he/she is registered in accordance with these Regulations.

    Students should make sure they complete all sections of the registration form regardless its electronic or otherwise