Texila American University introduces pharmacy and nursing programs

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Texila American University (TAU-Zambia) has announced the introduction of Bachelor of Pharmacy and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree programs in their April 2019 intake as approved by the Higher Education Authority, Health Professions Council of Zambia and the General Nursing Council of Zambia, respectively.

The Bachelor of Pharmacy and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at TAU–Zambia is being introduced to support the theme of ‘A Nation of Healthy and Productive People’ according to the National Health Policy of the Republic of Zambia.

Texila American University Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor Ajay Kumar Poddar (pictured) says in an effort to contribute to Zambia’s vision to attain quality health care for all, TAU Zambia is committed to ensuring that it produces competent health personnel equal to the task.

He adds that no one expects to fall sick but everyone will need medical care at some point in their lives. It is therefore necessary to prioritize training.

He highlights TAU’s resolve to partner with government in line with the Vision 2030 which has prioritized health, and is committed to the attainment of required professionals especially in Pharmacy and Nursing verticals of the health sector.

“These two programs will produce a high level of graduate professionals who will not only offer clinical care and community health but will also be equipped to undertake research, leadership and management to fulfill the ongoing employment demands at national, regional and global level,” said Professor Poddar.

He further commends government for creating an enabling environment for private universities to contribute in the nation building.

Founded in 2010, Texila American University Group (TAU) has evolved into one of the most prestigious international education providers. With a diverse student base, TAU stands committed to excellence in the education of future professionals across the world.

Over the years, the Group has had students from 70+ countries across its varied program verticals.

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One Response to Texila American University introduces pharmacy and nursing programs

  1. hi , is there June -July intake 2019 ?

    Bistone Lubumba
    May 10, 2019 at 3:26 pm
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