1. The Eduardo Mondlane University (Mozambique) in Maputo:
- The Eduardo Mondlane University (Portuguese: Universidade Eduardo Mondlane) is the oldest and largest university in Mozambique. The UEM is located in Maputo and has about 8,000 students.
2. Sokoine University of Agriculture (Tanzania) in Morogoro:
- The history of Sokoine University of Agriculture dates back to 1965 when it started as an Agricultural College offering diploma training in the discipline of agriculture.
3. The University of Nairobi (Kenya):
- The University of Nairobi (UON) is the largest university in Kenya. Although its history as an educational institution goes back to 1956, it did not become an independent university until 1970 when the University of East Africa was split into three independent universities: Makerere University in Uganda, the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, and the University of Nairobi.
4. The University of Zambia in Lusaka:
- The University of Zambia is Zambia’s largest university, founded in 1966. It has a student population of about 10,000.
5. University of Zimbabwe in Harare
- The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) in Harare, is the oldest and largest university in Zimbabwe. It was founded through a special relationship with the University of London and it opened its doors to its first students in 1952.
6. Makerere University (Uganda) in Kampala
- Makerere Universityis Ugnada‘s largest and third-oldest institution of higher learning, first established as a technical school in 1922. It became an independent national university in 1970 when the University of East Africa was split into three independent universities: University of Nairobi, University of Dar es Salaam and MakerereUniversity.
7. Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Malawi)
- Lilongwe university of Agriculture and Natural Resources is a university based in Malawi with the vision: “To be a world class university”.