Application for re-admission and transfer into University of Botswana (UB) undegraduate study programmes in Janaury 2020

Former undergraduate students, who have been away from the University for a period less than 10 semesters (five academic years), are invited to apply in order to enroll in January 2020.  This includes former students who:  previously withdrew with or without due notice; failed & discontinued and have been away from the University for at least one semester; failed & excluded and have been away from the University for at least four semesters (two academic years).

Students in other academic institutions who wish to transfer to UB, are also informed that they may apply to enroll in January 2020, provided they have completed and passed at least one year of their undergraduate study programme.

Prospective applicants are to make their applications online through the ‘Apply to Study” link on the University of Botswana website: and may use any internet facility available to them to apply.

The Step-By-Step Guide on online application is available both online and as hardcopies which can be obtained from UB Undergraduate Admissions Office at Main Campus in Gaborone.

In processing applications for the January 2020 intake, UB would like prospective applicants to take note of the following:

  • Application period is from 1st November 2019 to 20th December 2019.
  • Applications will be processed to determine eligibility, the outcome of which will be communicated to the applicants accordingly.
  • Prospective applicants should ensure that they provide their correct email address and mobile phone number as the outcome of their applications will be communicated through such means.


For any enquiries on the January 2020 intake, re-admissions and transfers, kindly contact Undergraduate Admissions Office at(+267) 3552912/2003/2183; or email:


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