List of Tertiary Institutions in Botswana

List of Tertiary Institutions in Botswana

What are Tertiary Institutions?

Tertiary education, also referred to as third-level, third-stage or post-secondary education, is the educational level following the completion of secondary education. The World Bank, for example, defines tertiary education as including universities as well as trade schools and colleges.

List of Tertiary Institutions in Botswana

Botho University.

Botswana Accountancy College.

Botswana University of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Botswana International University of Science and Technology.

Limkokwing University of Creative Technology.

University of Botswana.

Botswana Open University (formerly BOCODOL)

Frequently Asked Questions

How many tertiary institutions are in Botswana?

Botswana has about 30 vocational and technical training centres, four teacher-training colleges, two colleges of education, and about 10 universities.

How many tertiary institutions are in Gaborone?

There are 7 universities offering 117 study programs in Gaborone.

Does Botswana have a university?

The University of Botswana, popularly known as UB, was established in 1982 as the first institution of higher education in Botswana. The university has three campuses: one in the capital city Gaborone, one in Francistown, and another in Maun.

Where can I study in Botswana?

  • BA ISAGO University.
  • Botho University.
  • Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST)
  • University of Botswana.

Is tertiary education free in Botswana?

Education in Botswana is free, but it is not compulsory. The Ministry of Education has authority over all of Botswana’s educational structure except the University of Botswana.

What are A levels in Botswana?

A-levels are internationally recognised qualifications that are required for entry into many university courses and professional training opportunities. Students typically study A-levels between the ages of 17 and 18. A-levels can help you: get a place at college or university at home or abroad.

How much does it cost to study in Botswana?

The university is also actively involved in research and has about seven faculties. The University of Botswana Tuition is relative to the academic program, and category of student ranging from about 37,000 pula to about 80,000 pula.

Is Botswana rich or poor?

Significant mineral (diamond) wealth, good governance, prudent economic management, and a relatively small population of about 2.4 million (2021), have made it an upper middle-income country with an agenda of becoming a high-income country by 2036.

Can foreigners live in Botswana?

Expats planning to work in Botswana, or live in the country for more than 3 months will need a Residence Permit. To apply for a Residence Permit, you’ll need to show that you can financially support yourself while living in Botswana.

Do they speak English in Botswana?

Botswana has both an official language (English) and a national language (Setswana), and you’ll find both spoken throughout the country if you visit. English is used for official documents and formal written communications, whereas Setswana is primarily used as a spoken language