Mupfure Self-HELP College was established in 1983 by the Zimbabwe Foundation for Education With Production (ZIMFEP) and had its first intake was in the same year.
The college enrols students at the beginning of the year in all other areas except the agriculture department which enrols in September. The prospective student approaches the college and highlights the programme he/she wants to pursue. The college looks at his qualifications if they are relevant to the desired course and advise him/her that the place is available or not. If the student is offered the place he/she will have to pay the required registration fees and all the other prescribed fees.