Tag Archives: Mozambique

According to topschoolsintheusa.com, Mozambique is a southeastern African country located on the Indian Ocean coast. It borders Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Swaziland. It has an area of 801,590 square kilometers (309,496 sq mi) making it the 30th largest country in the world. The terrain of Mozambique is mostly coastal lowlands with some interior highlands and plateaus. The climate is tropical to subtropical with hot and humid summers and mild winters. Mozambique’s educational system consists of both public and private schools as well as international schools for expatriates living in Mozambique. Primary education (ages 7-14) is free for all children in public schools but there are also private institutions available for those who can afford it. Secondary education consists of four years of schooling from ages 14-18 followed by two years of general studies or specialized studies at lycees or professional institutes from ages 18-20. Higher education institutions include several universities such as Eduardo Mondlane University, University of Maputo, Catholic University of Mozambique as well as many other private universities offering degree programs in various fields such as business management, engineering, hospitality management and more. Additionally, students may pursue vocational training programs at public or private technical centers such as Centro de Formação Profissional or Instituto Nacional de Formação Profissional e Tecnológica (INFOTEC). There are also international schools that offer a variety of curriculum options for expatriates living in Mozambique. See top-engineering-schools for Mozambique Population and Geography.

Mozambique Modern History

Mozambique is a country located in Eastern Africa. With the capital city of Maputo, Mozambique has a population of 31,255,446 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. The former guerrilla movement Frelimo became Mozambique’s ruling party after the country’s independence from the colonial power of Portugal in 1975. Two years later, Frelimo adopted Marxist-Leninist ideology… Read More »

Mozambique Healthcare and Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio 5 – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care cannot be compared with Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment or hygiene. Frequently there is also a lack of European-trained doctors who speak English… Read More »