Boitekanelo College

All About the Boitekanelo College

The vision which informed the formation of Boitekanelo College is what has steered it towards its current status as a progressive institution, impacting lives through the graduates who have been developed in their respective fields of study at the institution, year after year since 2007. Read more…

Courses Offered

Admission Requirements

How to Apply

School fees


Admission Guide


Contact Us

Address: Plot 5824 Masetlheng Rd,

Gaborone, Botswana
Phone: +267 391 1009

It is located in Tlokweng, Masetlheng ward, catch Tlokweng route 2 combis to the college.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. What programmes does BC offer?

BC offers health-related programmes at Certificate, Diploma, and Degree levels; short courses, block release and post-graduate.

  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Emergency Medical Care
  • Healthcare Management
  • Health Promotion and Education
  • Counseling
  • Pharmacy Technology
  • Clinical Technology
  • Healthcare Assistance
  • Dental Surgery Assistance

2. What are the programmes admission requirements for undergraduate students?

  • Certificate – a minimum of 25 points is required with at least passes in English, Maths and Sciences
  • Diploma – a minimum of 34 points is required with at least passes in English, Maths and Sciences
  • Degree – a minimum of 36 points is required with a minimum of at least credits in English, Maths and Sciences

3. What modes of learning are offered at BC?

  • Full time
  • Part time
  • Block release

4. How do I apply into the College?

  • Visit the Admissions department at the College
  • Download the application form, fill it, scan then email it to
  • Certified copies of ID, passport (for non-citizens) and BGCSE certificate are needed.

5. What is the application fee for your programmes?

  • Certificate – P200
  • Diploma – P250
  • Degree – P300

6. When does the college admit undergraduates?

  • July intake
  • January intake

7. Where is BC located?

It is located in Tlokweng, Masetlheng ward, catch Tlokweng route 2 combis to the college.

8. Does BC provide accommodation?

It does not.

9. Do you have an orientation program for undergraduates?

Yes, at the beginning of their new semester.

10. What is the length of study for the programmes in BC?

  • Short courses – 1 day and 5 days
  • Certificate – 12 months
  • Diploma – 2 years
  • Degree – 4 years
  • Block release – 2 and a half years
  • Post graduate – 2 years

11. How can I find out if the college is accredited?

Check the BQA offices or website and HRDC.

12. How can I find out if the programmes are accredited?

Check the BQA offices or website.

13. What can I do after I have graduated?

14. Does the College have sports facilities?

It does not, it rather share with other neighbouring institutions.

15. Where can I find help for international students?

Visit the college website under the international students’ link.

16. What if my grades do not meet your admission requirements, or I haven’t studied the subjects you ask for?

Unfortunately, you will not be admitted, rather upgrade your grades to meet the required points.

17. Is an online application available?

Yes, to access it click here

18. How can I access the programmes tuition fees?

19. Which Short courses are available this month?

  • Basic first aid
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Food Safety and Hygiene
  • Peer Education
  • Hazardous Material Management