Biust targets courses in demand

source: Mmegi

The Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) will in its first two years of operation focus on courses that the country has an acute shortage of and that can also share facilities.

“We have decided to start with programmes that the industry has a shortage in, for instance the college of engineering will kick start with geological, mining, geo-environmental and computer science engineering which are in high demand at the moment,” Vice Chancellor Kweku Bentil said.

Bentil added that these programmes would also share facilities such as laboratories and professors.

BIUST currently has a memorandum of understanding with Akita University from Japan, and is expected to tap from its vast technical experience in the research of mines and mineralogy. The biggest dividend to this marriage is the possibility of establishing a mining museum in Selebi-Phikwe. A visiting Japanese delegation from Akita, together with the BIUST staff visited one of the shafts at [continue reading]


  1. Letlhogonolo Tsapo

    where can i find the list of the courses offerd at your university????

  2. Oratile Ikgopoleng

    i have bin searching for the courses offered at BIUST for months now,pliz help

  3. Tlhatlogo Lepang Ntswaneng

    Where can i find the list of courses offered at BIUST?

  4. Tlhatlogo Lepang Ntswaneng

    What would be the requirements needed to inroll for the computer science engineering programme?

  5. Keboetswe

    Isnt ere medicine nd biomedical eng at biust?

  6. edwin bastere


  7. Kaboyaone

    does BIUST offer telecommunication engenerin?

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