NRDC is calling for applications from prospective students for the 2018 academic year commencing in January 2018. Applications for both Full-time and Distance Learning can be made in the following Diploma courses:
1. Diploma in Agriculture (with specializations in Agricultural
    Business Management; Animal Science; and Crop
2. Diploma in Agricultural Education
3. Diploma in Agricultural Engineering
4. Diploma in Food and Nutrition
5. Diploma in Fisheries
6. Diploma in Horticulture
7. Diploma in Water Engineering

To be considered, applicants must have at least Credits in English, Mathematics, Science, Biology (or Agricultural Science), and any other relevant subject. Refer to our brochure for more details. Application forms can be obtained from the college campus, or downloaded from the links under "Important Downloads."
All applicants are required to pay a K250 Application and Processing fee by cash deposit using the following bank details:
Account Name: NRDC Business
Account number: 1166700300144
Bank: ZANACO        Branch: Twin Palm, Lusaka

Supplementary examinations for semester 1 of the 2016/17 academic year will run from Mon 21 August 2017 to Friday 25 August 2017.
Below are the lists of candidates expected to sit for these supplementary and deferred examinations:
First Year Candidates
Second Year Candidates
Third Year Candidates
All candidates for supplementary exams are required to pay K150 per subject. Candidates for deferred exams do not pay (but should have settled their semester 1 fees).
Click here to view or download the timetable for these examinations.

2018 Regular Program Application Form
2018 Parallel Program Application Form
2018 Distance Learning Application Form
2017 Academic Calendar            Student Fees (ODL)
Student Fees (Regular)               Student Fees (Parallel)
Activity Diary                                Confidential Report
Student Regulations (New)          Exam Regulations (New)

NRDC offers various courses on regular as well as distance learning basis. Refer to this revised mini-brochure for available programs of study, study options, and many other important details.

NRDC will hold its 45th graduation ceremony on Thursday 31st August 2017. This event will be held at the college's graduation grounds within the college campus.
All graduating students are required to the pay participation fee as follows:
• K500 Participation fee inclusive of hire of gown, or
• K900 Participation fee inclusive of purchase of gown
Students who will pay the K900, and without any outstanding fees, will collect their Diplomas on the day of graduation. Those paying K500, and without any unpaid fees, will collect their Diplomas on Friday 1st September 2017 upon the return of the gowns. NRCs will be required as security for those who will hire the gowns.
All graduating students will be allowed to participate in the graduation (even if they have still owe the college user fees) so long as they make payment for participating. Those who will not attend the ceremony will still be required to pay the K500 whenever they come to collect their Diplomas.
Graduating students can start making the above payments and register for graduation from Tuesday 1st August 2017 to 28th August 2017. Payments should be by direct cash deposits into the following account: NRDC Business, Account Number 1166700300144, ZANACO, Twin Palm Branch, Lusaka.
For any clarifications, call the following numbers during working hours only: 0953-089559, 0955-318875, 0950-267475, 0977-585024, 0955-042274, or 0211-282496

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