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November

Nov

The Office of International Education and Partnerships (OIEP) and Department of Student Welfare organised a joint luncheon on November 18, 2019 to bid farewell to 29 international students who successfully completed semester exchange programme.  read more
last updated on 19-11-2019
The University of Botswana through the Office of Research and Development hosted a University Research Awards Ceremony at the UB Conference Centre on November 15, 2019 to recognise research excellence.  read more
last updated on 19-11-2019
Delegates to the Association of College and University Housing Officers – International (ACUHO-I) Southern Africa Conference met in Botswana for the first time this year to reflect on institutional achievements and challenges faced by on-campus students.  read more
last updated on 14-11-2019
A group of 60 University of Botswana secretaries has donated a house worth P210 000 to Mr Kitso Otlogetswe, a UB alumnus living with disability.  read more
last updated on 12-11-2019
The University of Botswana Foundation held its 19th Annual Gala Dinner at the Gaborone International Convention Centre (GICC) on November 8, 2019.  read more
last updated on 12-11-2019
University of Botswana Foundation Board of Trustees Chairman, Mr Satar Dada, has thanked Batswana and companies that continue to offer support to the fund raising activities of the Foundation.  read more
last updated on 11-11-2019
Southern Africa Region Enterprise Business (Huawei) Vice President, Mr Meng Qingbao, on November 7, 2019 paid a site visit to view the assembling and erection of Outdoor telecommunications training center worth over P1.5 million donated by his company to the University of Botswana.  read more
last updated on 07-11-2019
Mr John Richard Neill is the new director of the Department of Institutional Planning. Mr Neill has extensive experience in the field of tertiary education as an academic and in university planning and institutional research with over 20 years management experience in university and public sector…  read more
last updated on 04-11-2019
University of Botswana makes history today hosting the inauguration and swearing in of the fifth President of the Republic of Botswana at the Campus Indoor Sports Centre  read more
last updated on 04-11-2019
October

Oct

The University of Botswana and United Nations have joined hands to promote conversation around mental health with students from various tertiary institutions.  read more
last updated on 18-10-2019
The University of Botswana in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Wellness as well as the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, this week launched a study on the prevalence of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Botswana.  read more
last updated on 17-10-2019
On October 16, 2019 Laurelton Diamonds handed over disability equipment to the Disability Support Services Unit of the University of Botswana.  read more
last updated on 17-10-2019
The Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry, Ms Bogolo Kenewendo, launched Smart Green” Botswana Makeathon 2019 at the University of Botswana on October 15, 2019.  read more
last updated on 17-10-2019
The University of Botswana must leverage its status as a premier institution of higher learning in Botswana to help the country adequately address challenges precipitated by the fourth industrial revolution, says Professor Sesae Mpuchane  read more
last updated on 14-10-2019
The President, Dr Mokgweetsi Masisi, was among dozens of dignitaries who witnessed the University of Botswana turn a new leaf in the way it organised this year’s graduation ceremony.  read more
last updated on 14-10-2019
Native of Praslin Island, the second largest Island of the Seychelles archipelago, Ms Tania Innocente Bellard is the first born of Ms Gritel Bellard and Mr David Socrate. Discipline and hard work were embedded in her from a very young age by her very strict mother.  read more
last updated on 14-10-2019
A few years ago, our academic journey at the University of Botswana began. For many of us it was a chance of a lifetime; something which we had much longed for.  read more
last updated on 11-10-2019
The much anticipated three-pronged 37th University of Botswana Graduation Ceremony finally got underway with the Chancellor, Ms Linah Mohohlo, today capping the first two cohorts of 1 780 graduates from the faculties of Business, Social Sciences, Education and Humanities.  read more
last updated on 10-10-2019
This year marks yet another milestone in the history of the University of Botswana. For the first time since its establishment 37 years ago, the University will host three separate graduation ceremonies on two consecutive days.   read more
last updated on 09-10-2019
Professor David Norris, Vice-Chancellor of University of Botswana has called on the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu. His visit was to discuss partnership with the University of Ghana to establish linkages, improve the lives of people and effectively address societal needs.  read more
last updated on 08-10-2019