Welcome to Eswatini Medical Christian University
The Eswatini Medical Christian University (EMCU) is a fairly new institution founded by the Africa Continent Mission in partnership with the Government of Eswatini in 2013 and was placed as a Category A Public Enterprise. It is situated in Mbabane the capital city of Eswatini. EMCU has had two graduations for the 2013 and 2014 cohorts of students.
EMCU is made of three faculties, 7 academic departments offering 7study programmes. The Faculty of Health Sciences houses the following departments: Pharmacy, Computer Science, Nursing Science, Medical Laboratory Science, and Radiography. The Faculty of Applied Social Sciences offers two programmes namely: Bachelor of Social Work and Bachelor of Psychology. All our undergraduate degrees offered at EMCU are of four years duration. Spread across the programmes is 940 students. Plans to establish a School of Medicine in 2019.are underway
.The University’s vision is to be a University of Choice that produces well-rounded graduates to impact the kingdom of Eswatini, the Region and the World.
Core Values of the members of EMCU:
Academic Freedom: We aspire to promote a culture of intellectual debate
and research without intimidation.
Academic Excellence: We are committed to outstanding performance in teaching and learning, research community engagement and entrepreneurship.
Accountability: We believe in accountability to all stakeholders in the discharge of our mandate and use of all resources.
Community: We are committed to the improvement of quality of life and well-being of our neighborhood through participation in community up-liftment projects.
Creativity: We are open to new ideas and embrace innovation.
Diversity: We bring together staff and students form diverse cultural backgrounds and offer a wide range of academic programmes.
Integrity: We uphold the Christian principles of honesty, faithfulness, trustworthiness, humility and acceptance.
Partnership: We thrive to work with partners to leverage our global strength in making a difference in education
Transparency: We adhere to the principle of openness, flexibility and social equity in our operations.