Botswana International University of Science and Technology Will Not Duplicate UB Courses

source: Mmegi
By Tumelo Setshogo

With the coming of the country’s second university which is to be located in the Serowe-Palapye area, Government is keen to avoid duplication of subjects already offered at the University of Botswana (UB).

The Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) is envisaged as a purposeful place of advancing discovery and learning in science and technology “within a Botswana setting with an international perspective.” This means that some of the courses already offered at UB will be moved to BUIST.

Recently, BUIST advertised in the media 55 training opportunities for various levels of training to develop a pool of potential staff in the fields of biotechnology, business management and finance, engineering, information communication technology (ICT), general education and university administration.

These courses are already offered at UB in different faculties. In [continue reading]

  1. Are there any propsects of recruitment in the area of applied sciences.
    I am about to submitt my Mphil thesis on pharmacogenetics and an Honours BSc of applied chemistry holder. Currently I am employed at the University of Zimbabwe in the department of clinical pharmacology. I am confident that my past experience in both reseach and industry could fit well with opportunities that might arise.
    I am available to discuss this opportunity further.
    I will be waiting for your response.

    Yours sencerely
    Christopher Nyakutira

  2. lepaletswe mpuisang

    i am very much pleased to have this time write to you (BIUST). i am just asking for a prospectus or overview of the school academics in general since i want to be part of the school and become an informed and educated individual in some times best known to batswana.

  3. reuben

    hwllo in the..
    hw is our univesty coming?

  4. Nthabiseng

    what is the first intake at BIUST?

  5. Please could you provide the contact details for your Head Librarian

  6. Letlhogonolo Tsapo

    i want to know when is the first intake going to be and the qualifications and all inorder to study there, I am wating to write my I.G.C.S.E this year and willing to go there next year. Do you only specialise on science related courses? and for me to study there do I have to have passed my sciences most?

  7. hellen jerop

    I am interested to join your university and do my studies,please i am a Kenyan , college graduate,av done my medical laboratory science n want to further my studies please send me academic qualification requirements and when is the next intake.



  9. dear sir
    iam currnetly working for zesco as a safety officer here in zambia i would like to find out if your institution offers a bachelors degree in occupation healthy and safety management. iam a holder of certificares in safety from NOSA south africa


    David chongo

  10. i would like to pursue a bachelors degree in safety

  11. we are blessed to have an upcoming good university in our country.i just hope i will be able to qualify.

  12. Hi am a motswana holding diploma in water and environmental engineering want to pursue my degree in the same field when are you wanna introduce the course because its offered to diplomalevel in Botswana?

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