US Ambassador to Botswana, Mr Craig Cloud, has thanked the University of Botswana for the support it gives Fulbright scholars during their research studies in Botswana.  read more
last updated on 02-08-2021
The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Education and Skills Development has expressed confidence that the University of Botswana has potential and capacity to help Botswana transform into a knowledge-based economy.  read more
last updated on 02-08-2021


The International Professional Recognition Council (IPRC) has awarded Dr Mogodisheng Sekhwela, Senior Research Management Professional (SRMP) status.  read more
last updated on 22-07-2021
UB is taking advantage of the potential that 3D printing has to improve treatment of certain medical conditions.  read more
last updated on 12-07-2021
The University of Botswana looks set to increase its post-graduate enrolment and thereby boost its research throughput following the launch of 16 scholarships aimed at attracting the best brains across the globe.  read more
last updated on 11-07-2021
The University of Botswana's eHealth Research Unit in collaboration with international partners have implemented a mobile diagnostic support tool (VisualDx) across 27 health facilities in Botswana.  read more
last updated on 05-07-2021
Two University of Botswana Bachelor of Information and Knowledge Management students in the Department of Library and Information Studies are part of seven recipients of the ARMA International Educational Foundation (AIEF) 2021 Education Scholarship Awards.  read more
last updated on 02-07-2021
Thirty-eight participants who recently completed training in three African languages in the Department of African Languages and Literature received language proficiency certificates on June 30, 2021.  read more
last updated on 02-07-2021


The Faculty of Business in conjunction with the Accountant General’s Office in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has brought together senior managers in the public sector for a week-long annual East and Southern African Association of Accountant Generals (ESAAG) workshop at the…  read more
last updated on 22-06-2021
Not only was it an elegant black-tie event but a special treat for the University of Botswana student leadership to rub shoulders with the university's Executive Management Team.  read more
last updated on 15-06-2021
It was a sombre but equally sensational moment as speaker after speaker described Ms Mohohlo as a trailblazer and professional par excellence.  read more
last updated on 07-06-2021
​​​​​​​The University of Botswana is saddened by the passing on of its Chancellor Ms Linah Mohohlo. Ms Mohohlo passed on in the morning of June 2, 2021 at Bokamoso Private Hospital in Gaborone.  read more
last updated on 02-06-2021


Design Making Everyday Living Easy, this year’s University of Botswana Design Degree Show theme, could not have been coined at the right time following the launch of the new University strategic plan which seeks to, among others, make societal impact one of its key value propositions.  read more
last updated on 29-05-2021
University of Botswana Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Health, Professor Bontle Mbongwe, is among six African Region recipients of the World No Tobacco Day 2021 awards announced on May 24, ahead of celebrations held annually on May 31.  read more
last updated on 25-05-2021
The University of Botswana has new Student Representative Council (SRC) office bearers who were officially sworn in on May 14, 2021. Mr Carter Joseph is the new SRC President while Mr Keaobaka Kitso Johannes is Vice President.  read more
last updated on 24-05-2021
The Department of Student Welfare reached yet another milestone in the development of students outside the classroom when it recently conferred deserving members of the Living and Learning Community (LLC) programme student leadership awards.  read more
last updated on 17-05-2021
The UB community is encouraged to go for vaccination against SARS-Cov-2 which commenced on Tuesday 11th May 2021 at UB clinic.  read more
last updated on 17-05-2021
University of Botswana Faculty of Medicine (UBFOM) has donated primary health care equipment worth P60 000 to 14 Gaborone District Health Management Team (DHMT) clinics.  read more
last updated on 13-05-2021
It's not a secret anymore. University of Botswana has a radio station. You just have to log on to or download a mobile phone application to enjoy a bouquet of  “hot topics” and music of all genres and ages.  read more
last updated on 09-05-2021
Twelve members of the University of Botswana Political Science Society (UBPSS) on May 7, 2021 received certificates of appreciation from the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) for playing a major role in the 2019 national elections observer mission.  read more
last updated on 09-05-2021

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