Amon Murirwa
Born Amon Murirwa
Residence Harare
Citizenship Zimbabwean
  • Academic
  • Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Development
  • Lecturer

Amon Murwira is a Zimbabwean academic. He is currently the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology Development.



Prof Murirwa holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Geography, a Master of Science degree in Environmental Systems Analysis and Monitoring and a PhD in Geo-Information Science (GIS, RS) for Environmental Systems Analysis and Monitoring. [1]

Work Experience

Ecologist responsible for GIS and Remote Sensing applications :Department of Natural Resources,Zimbabwe ,1994-1998

Membership to other Boards

Fellow: Zimbabwe Academy of Sciences;Member: African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE); Member: Geographical Association of Zimbabwe.

Some Articles About Amon Murwira

Govt To Build Modern Laboratories In Rural Areas To Support STEM – Prof Murwirwa Sun Feb 17 2019

Govt Universities Have Not Increased Fees- Higher Education Minister Thu Jan 3 2019

Govt Plans To Export Unemployed Graduates To South Sudan Wed Jan 2 2019

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  1. ‘It’s a goal-getting team’, , Published: 3 December 2017 , Retrieved:4 December 2017