It grants both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in various programs.There are currently 6 faculties at Africa University plus the Institute of Peace, Leadership and Governance and the Africa University Information Technology Training Center.
A 30-member board of directors governs Africa University. The board is chaired by the Chancellor. Bishop David K. Yemba, a founding member of Africa University?s Faculty of Theology, was elected the university?s third chancellor on December 8, 2008. Professor Fanuel Tagwira, another founding member of the university?s Faculty of Agriculture, was elected the university?s third vice-chancellor in March, 2009.