Why study at UB

The University of Botswana is a world-class institution that has established and developed a range of learning, social, cultural and recreational opportunities that will facilitate the full realisation of our students' potential for academic and personal growth. We boast a student-centred, intellectually stimulating and technologically advanced teaching, learning and research environment that will ensure positive social and academic experiences throughout your study.

Exhilarating Learning experience

UB is the cornerstone of academic excellence in Botswana, helping you realise your dreams. We work tirelessly to deliver relevant and stimulating education of the highest calibre. Delivered to you in a variety of modes (face-to-face, long-distance, modal, part-time) through 3 world class campuses and 7 centres. We are at your service!

Exhilarating Learning experience

Flexible interdisciplinary degree programmes

Think it, plan it, be it! Craft your programme to suit your unique aspirations. Our flexible programmes afford you an opportunity to collaborate and learn from some of the finest academics in the world. Come to UB, quench your thirst for learning and thrive in a dynamic world.

Flexible interdisciplinary degree programmes

Leaders in research

We are the largest contributor of research in the country. Our research has influenced policy development over years, providing professional services through consultancies for government, industry, development agencies, etc.

Leaders in research

Career prospects

Delivering independent thinkers since 1983! UB produces professional, analytical, self-motivated, industry-ready graduates. Study at UB and gain a competitive advantage, let us kickstart your path to life-long success.

Career prospects

Campus facilities

When it comes to facilities we are unrivalled, investing in only the best for your learning and living. Come to UB and be sure to enjoy the most exquisite academic, recreational and sporting facilities in the region.

Campus facilities

Global opportunities (Student exchange)

Put a bit of adventure in your student life!  Our relationship with international universities affords you an opportunity to broaden your mind and experience a diversity of cultures. UB, your gateway to the global village.

Global opportunities (Student exchange)

Vibrant campus life

Experience the city from its thrilling heart. With over 10000 students from near and far our campus is forever upbeat. Connect, get involved and make lifelong friends through enriching experiences. Whether a game of 5-aside football, discovering your talents in performing arts, joining a community service initiative, or whatever your fancy, there is always something to re-energise and inspire you to greatness.

Vibrant campus life