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October

Oct

The London-based organisation, Times Higher Education (THE), has ranked the University of Botswana by subject area in clinical and health and Social Sciences among Sub-Saharan Africa’s top 15 in the 2022 World University Rankings.   read more
last updated on 27-10-2021
The appointment of Dr Tshepang Tshube to the International Society of Sport Psychology (ISSP) Managing Council, comes as a boon for his sports psychology students as it will keep them abreast of latest trends in sports psychology.   read more
last updated on 25-10-2021
Botswana’s legendary and former middle-distance athlete, Mr Raj Reuben Rathedi, on October 15, 2021 met with President Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi and First Lady Mrs Neo Masisi over lunch to reminisce about the past and future.  read more
last updated on 21-10-2021
A number of universities in Ukraine have shown interest to have exchange programmes and collaboration with the University of Botswana in a number of areas, particularly in medicine, science and technology.  read more
last updated on 21-10-2021
Two third-year Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology students have taken to radio to shine light on mental health with the aim of breaking the stigma.  read more
last updated on 20-10-2021
University of Botswana Vice Chancellor, Professor David Norris, recently met with Botswana Vaccine Institute (BVI) Managing Director, Mr Andrew Madeswi, to carve more areas for research collaborations and strengthen the relationship between their two institutions.  read more
last updated on 18-10-2021
The University of Botswana has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Botswana Police Service (BPS) to help the law enforcement agency improve policing in Botswana through research and training.  read more
last updated on 15-10-2021
September

Sep

The University of Botswana research indicates that Botswana has enough feedstock to yield more than 15 million litres of B20 biodiesel annually, thus slowly turning into reality Botswana's dream to become a biodiesel producing country.  read more
last updated on 22-09-2021
The University of Botswana research volume and its teaching and learning continue to generate a high global impact, placing the institution among the highest ranked universities globally.  read more
last updated on 16-09-2021
University of Botswana Senior Lecturer and Head of the Department of Economics, Dr Malebogo Bakwena, is among Africa and the diaspora’s 2021 Strategic African Women In Leadership (SAWIL) Top 30 trailblazers.  read more
last updated on 15-09-2021
When post-graduate students report for class on September 13, 2021 for the 2021\2022 academic year, among them will be Ms Tania lnnocente Bellard who has enrolled for a Master of Education Degree in Educational Management.  read more
last updated on 12-09-2021
The University of Botswana has undertaken to assist Manyana Community Development Trust (MACODET) in its quest to turn Manyana Village into a model of smart village and showcase its rich tourism heritage.  read more
last updated on 05-09-2021
Two staff members from the University of Botswana and University of Pennsylvania recently collaborated to embark on an exercise to provide and rapidly fit a total of 17 Batswana with above-knee and below-knee prostheses.  read more
last updated on 01-09-2021
August

Aug

The University of Botswana and the Non-Governmental Organisations Council (NGO Council) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) through which they undertake to work together to enhance the voice of civil society and achieve impact in national development.  read more
last updated on 30-08-2021
It is a dream come true for her and the University of Botswana in its drive to produce well rounded and globally competitive graduates with immense ability to grow the arts industry.  read more
last updated on 20-08-2021
The University of Botswana is honoured to celebrate two of its staff members who recently contributed to the success of Botswana men’s 4x400m relay team which scooped bronze at the just ended 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.  read more
last updated on 18-08-2021
Vice Chancellor, Professor David Norris, has commended Dr Lesego Senyana Stone and Dr Moren Tibabo Stone for their remarkable achievement in guest editing a special international tourism journal.  read more
last updated on 18-08-2021
University of Botswana eHealth Research Unit under the Department of Computer Science in collaboration with the Department of Biomedical and Health Informatics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, hosted a virtual Digital Health symposium from August 11-13, 2021.  read more
last updated on 16-08-2021
University of Botswana community is among Batswana who have embraced COVID-19 vaccines. About 720 members of staff and 350 students have have been vaccinated so far.  read more
last updated on 06-08-2021
​​​​​​​The University of Botswana has awarded two of its academics, Professor Agreement Lathi Jotia in the Faculty of Education and Abhishek Agarwal in the Faculty of Engineering and Technology Teaching Excellence Awards.  read more
last updated on 04-08-2021

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