Staff Profiles

Mr Letsatsi Matlhogonolo

Higher National Diploma in Mechanical and Production Engineering

West Glamorgan College, Swansea, Wales, UK (1986)

Bachelor of Engineering in Manufacturing and System Engineering

Liverpool Polytechnic - 1993

Master of Science in Manufacturing Management

John Moore University, Liverpool - 1995

Brief Biography

M T Letsatsi us a lecturer in the Department if Industrial design and Technology at the University of Botswana, He has over 30 years of teaching experience. Before joining Botswana Polytechnic and UB he worked with Moropule Colliery and Serowe Engineering and Manufacturing area. He worked with the community-based sector to manufacture Morula process mini plant. The area of research includes coal combustion emission tool cutting span life, etc. Published in international journals and conferences.

Product design,

Engineering Drawing,


Materials and manufacturing processes

Comparative Study of the thermal performance and emission levels of coal/biomass burning stove with minor mediations, (2004/5)

Evaluation of some parameters for oxygen lance boring of concrete (2003/4)


“Modelling & Structural Analysis of Stiffened Plate in Vertical Configuration using ANSYS”

International conference on advanced light-weight material & Structures (ICALMS-2k20) March 2020

- Thermodynamic performance evolution on an inexpensive prototype solar collector for the 1KW domestic STHW heating system in Botswana.

IIOABJ Vol-10 issue 5 Pg 1-8


- the battle towards skill-based competency integration to knowledge-based competency in the sustainable development of a growing economy.

International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE)

ISS: 277-3878 Vol-8, Issue 1 May 2019

In pursuit of academic excellence