The Letten House Research Center (LHRC) was established in 2010 to cater for the students engaged in the Better Health and Education for the African Mother and Child program that was started in Zimbabwe and Tanzania in 2000. The scientific programs running at LHRC is a collaboration between University of Zimbabwe and University of Oslo. The continuation of the agreement
between the two universities where renewed and signed in October 2011 by the rector of UiO and the Vice Councelor of University of Zimbabwe.
The LHRC is a meeting area and organizational centre with facilities, large office space, internet and a good and stable atmosphere available to all of the enrolled students.