Zimbabwe Research & Education Network

Transforming Education through Technological Innovation

Welcome to ZIMREN

“ZIMREN” is a registered acronym for the Zimbabwe Research & Education Network, an association not for profit limited by guarantee, in terms of Section 26 of the Companies Act (Chapter 24:03).

Our Mission

Who Are We

we are a driving entity for collaborative internetworking and for improving the quality of research and education at the local universities, research institutes, and technical colleges. 

A member of the Ubuntunet Alliance, which is a regional association of National Research and Education Networks (NRENs) in Africa.

Our Vision

Our Objectives

  1. To undertake the national research and education network for Zimbabwe on behalf of Public and Private Universities,  Research Institutes and other appropriate institutions
  2. To promote and safeguard the interests of its members in furtherance of their objectives
  3. To secure communication network services including but not limited to broadband inter-connectivity between  participating institutions, and to other networks in Africa, and globally
  4. To undertake capacity building programmes aimed at promoting increased effectiveness in the utilization of information and communication technology
  5. To secure access to new technologies, services, capabilities and other value added services as may be developed from time to time 
Trained Educators
capacity building 2
Eduroam Sites
Connected Sites