You’re invited into the story of Northrise

Our favorite phrase is "Come to Zambia!" We invite you to fall in love with our land and people as we do." - Founders, Dr. Moffat and Mrs. Doreen Zimba

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Where is Zambia?

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The story of Northrise University

Fall in Love with Zambia

Learn about the beautiful country of Zambia, its people, and how God is using Northrise University to impact this incredible nation.

Northrise University

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Campus Tour Video

Visit Northrise University right from the comfort of your own home! Take a virtual tour of our campus to see our classrooms, labs, dorms, and more.

Two Paths

Zambians are often faced with two paths -- one of struggle and one of success. See how Northrise University is making education affordable, so more can be put on a path to succeed.


Moffat and Doreen Zimba's vision in 1988 has flourished into Northrise University becoming one of Zambia's best institutions for higher education. See what milestones over the past few decades led us to where we are today.

Northrise Students



How did Banji's education in information systems and technology lead her to becoming a director of Young Life in Zambia? Watch and find out.


From tuition, to dorms, to a career, watch and see how God and the financial support of others has helped Peter every step of the way in his Northrise journey.


Agness was one of Northrise's first students. Today, she is one of our beloved staff members. Watch her story to learn more about her journey and the surprising way she was financially supported.