Zimbabwe Research & Education Network

Transforming Education through Technological Innovation

ZIMREN Membership is open only to Research and Educational institutions that are endorsed by the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Innovation, Science and Technology Development through the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education.



These are public and private institutions of higher education and research which offer academic degrees in various subjects, typically providing undergraduate education and postgraduate education.

Tertiary Institutions

These are public and private Institutions of higher learning that typically offer academic and professional programs.


These are research Centers engaging in basic or applied research and natural science programs. 


Benefits of being a ZIMREN member

  1. Access to ZIMREN-facilitated ICT staff development opportunities through regional and international partnerships.
  2. Opportunities for research collaboration with universities and researchers in Regionally and Globally.
  3. Access to affordable efficient research & education internet and connectivity services
  4. Access to advanced research services and global high performance computing facilities
  5. Advanced ICT advisory services in campus network design, network diagnostics, ICT infrastructure procurement and project management,
  6. Linking institutions to their regional campuses & international collaboration institutions

Process of Joining as a Member

Institutions interested in being members of ZIMREN should complete the membership application form provided.  Application form – (Fillable PDF)

  1. Membership application forms for ZIMREN membership can be downloaded here 
  2. Once off, non-refundable membership joining fee

Member Institutions