The ZCAS University is a private Higher Education institution wholly owned by ZCAS. It was incorporated in 2016 to allow ZCAS to develop, deliver and award its own undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes. ZCAS University currently has 40 under graduate programmes and 14 post graduate programmes. It currently has over 1300 students enrolled on full-time, evening and distance education programmes. University graduates can upgrade their CVs easily by getting exemptions from lower level assessments on the professional programmes. On the other hand, graduates of professional qualifications can upgrade their CVs by getting significant exemptions from years 1 and 2 examinations on a related degree programme.