The School of Art and Design focuses its energies toward the development of the creative arts and design. Its establishment was a direct response to manpower development needs in our manufacturing industries and other economic sectors such as the media industry. The School of Art and Design seeks to create opportunities for excellence in art and design and clothing and textiles needed in Zimbabwe in particular and the world at large. In addition to nurturing creative, proficient and versatile artists, designers and art and design scholars and researchers, the School is committed to promoting the application of technology in art making practice and analysis, the creation of rigorous scholarship in art and design and the promotion of creative application of fine art and skills in innovative production design processes in order to meet the demand for highly creative personnel for both the public and the private sectors.
Our Vision is :To be a world class centre of study of Art and Design technologies
We are committed to producing rigorous scholarship and research in art and design, using art-making skills as analytical and communication tools to solve society's problems.