The Registrar supports executive officers, deans, directors and heads of departments across a wide range of internal
structures and functions to include; legal advisory and compliance, management of university statutory committees,
management and coordination of graduation ceremonies, corporate governance, secretarial services to council, senate and its sub-committees, students academic administration,human resources management, and general university administration.
Prior to his appointment as Acting University Registrar Mr Canaan Mpala has been: Acting Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Lupane State University-LSU) May 2020 to June 2022,Founding Acting Dean and Dean-Faculty of Commerce (LSU) October 2013 to May 2020, Senior Proctor (LSU) since November 2012, Founding Chairperson of the Department of Business Management (LSU) from 2012 to November 2013,Lecturer (LSU) since September 2011, Lecturer: Great Zimbabwe University- December 2009 to August 2011, Lecturer: University of Botswana- November 2008 to July 2009, Lecturer: Bulawayo Polytechnic, Automotive Engineering Department-January 1993 to August 2008.
Mr Mpala holds the following qualifications: Master of Business Administration (MBA-NUST), Bachelor of Technical Education Honours Degree in Business Management (NUST), National Diploma in Motor Industry Management (HEXCO), Zimbabwe Further Education Teachers Certificate (ZFETC), Apprenticeship trained Artisan/Journeyman (Skilled Worker Class 1) Automotive Vehicle Body repairs, National Craft Certificate in Motor Vehicle Body Repairs (ZNCC).
Member of the Zimbabwe Institute of Management (ZIM)
Units That fall under the Registrar's department are: