Gary Magadzire School Of Agriculture And Natural Sciences

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

About the Department

The Department offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Mathematics, Statistics and Operations Research and Computer Science. It also provides service modules to other Departments within the University.

Department Staff

 

CHAIRPERSON: MR. A. MUNTHALI

MSc Applied Physics [UZ, 2004], BSc Hons in Applied Physics [NUST, 2002]

Email address: amunthali@gzu.ac.zw

Research Interests

Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing

 

SECRETARY – Ms. B. Pakarimwa

National Diploma in Secretarial Studies [HEXCO, 2000]

Email address : bpakarimwa@gzu.ac.zw

 

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN – Mr. L. Shambira

Msc (Information Systems) [GZU, 2014], B-Tech Hons (Computing and Information Technology) [CUT, 2010], Dipl (Business Networking and PC Maintenance) [ Business and Computer Institute of London,2000], Certificates in Telecommunications (T3 –T5) [Guilds of London Institute, 1995]

Email address : lshambira@gzu.ac.zw

Programmes

 Programme
 Duration
 Entry Requirements
Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Computer Science -Four (4) years Conventional

-Three (3) years Block Release

 

 

Normal Entry
At least 5 ‘O’ level passes including English Language , Mathematics and any Science Subject
At least two ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics and any other ‘A’ level subject or either ‘A’ level Computer Science.

 

Special Entry
Higher National Diploma in Computer Studies or its equivalent.

 

 

 

 

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Mathematics

 

 

 

-Four (4) years Conventional

-Three (3) years Block Release

Normal Entry
At least 5 ‘O’ level passes including English Language , Mathematics and any Science Subject
At least two ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics and any other ‘A’ level subject.Special Entry
Other relevant qualifications.
 

 

Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Statistics and Operations  Research

 

 

-Four (4) years Conventional

-Three (3) years Block Release

Normal Entry
At least 5 ‘O’ level passes including English Language , Mathematics and any Science Subject
At least two ‘A’ level passes in Mathematics and any other ‘A’ level subject.Special Entry
Other relevant qualifications.
 

 

Bachelor of Science Fourth (4th) Year Honours Degree in Computer Science

 

 

-One (1) year  Block Release

Normal Entry

A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or recognised Equivalent with a minimum of a 2.2 degree class

 

Special Entry
Bachelor of Education Degree in a relevant subject area.

 

 

 

Bachelor of Science Fourth (4th) Year Honours Degree in Mathematics

 

 

-One (1) year Block Release

Normal Entry

A Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics or recognised Equivalent with a minimum of a 2.2 degree class

 

Special Entry
Bachelor of Education Degree in a relevant subject area.

 

 

 

Bachelor of Science Special Honours Degree in Statistics and Operations Research

-One (1) year Block Release
Normal Entry

A Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics and Operations Research or recognised Equivalent with a minimum of a 2.2 degree class

 

Special Entry
Bachelor of Education Degree in a relevant subject area.

Lecturers

 

 

TITLE AND NAME QUALIFICATIONS

 

EMAIL ADDRESS RESEARCH INTERESTS
Dr. E. Chikodza -DPhil (Mathematics) [UZ, 2011],

-MSc (Mathematics) [UZ,2004]

-BSc Hons. (Mathematics) [UZ, 1996]

– Licentiate in Education (Mathematics) [Enrique Jose Varona, Cuba, 1996]

echikodza@gzu.ac.zw

 

Stochastic Analysis, Mathematics of Finance
Mr. A. Munthali –   MSc (Applied Physics) [UZ, 2004]

–   BSc Hons (Applied Physics) [NUST, 2002]

amunthali@gzu.ac.zw Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing

 

Mr. C. Matete –   MSc (Mathematics) [NUST, 2006]

–   MSc (Mathematical Modelling) [NUST, 2006]

–   BSc Hons (Applied Mathematics) [NUST,2004]

cmatete@gzu.ac.zw Fluid mechanics
Mr. J. Chirima –   MSc (Operations Research and Statistics) [NUST]

–   BSc Hons (Mathematics) [MSU]

jchirima@gzu.ac.zw

 

Uncertain Stochastic Analysis
Mr. F. Majeke –   MSc (Operations Research and Statistics ) [NUST, 2006]

–    BSc Hons (Mathematics) [UZ, 1993]

fmajeke@gzu.ac.zw

 

Linear Programming, Chicken Feed Formulation
Mr. R. Mawonike –   MSc (Operations Research and Statistics) [NUST, 2013]

–   BSc Hons (Mathematics) [MSU, 2009]

rmawonike@gzu.ac.zw

 

Markov Decision Processes
Ms. M. Chipumuro –   MSc (Operations Research and Statistics) [NUST,2013]

–    BSc Hons (Mathematics) [MSU, 2009]

mchipumuro@gzu.ac.zw Graph theory,

network theory, optimization and tie series

Mr. C. Manjeese –   M.Com (Information Systems) [GZU, 2013]

–   BSc Hons (Computer Science) [GZU, 2011]

–   BSc Gen (Computer Science) [GZU, 2008]

cmanjeese@gzu.ac.zw IS Security Implementation H.M.I.S Adaptation in Zimbabwean Hospitals
Mr. K. O Sai

 

–   MSc (Information Systems Management)[MSU, 2013]

-BSc (Computer Science) [GZU, 2008]

ksai@gzu.ac.zw

 

Knowledge Management, Information Security
Mr. T. Makoni –   MSc (Operations Research and Statistics) [NUST, 2014]

–   BSc Hons (Mathematics) [MSU,2009]

tmakoni@gzu.ac.zw

 

Time Series Modelling
Mr. T. Mawere –   MSc (Information Systems Management) [MSU, 2013]

–   BSc Hons (Information Systems) [MSU, 2009]

tmawere@gzu.ac.zw

 

Computer Security
Mrs. M. Mandiudza –   MSc (Applied Mathematical Modelling) [NUST, 2015]

–   BSc Hons (Mathematics) [GZU, 2011]

–   Bsc (Mathematics and Computer Science) [GZU, 2010]

mmandiudza@gzu.ac Financial Mathematics