Scholarships at the Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST)

Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) Scholarships


The Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) is a Government of Botswana supported institution established through the BIUST Act (CAP 57:05) as a research-intensive University that specialises in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) at both undergraduate and post-graduate level.

It aims to increase competitiveness, economic growth and sustainable development; address the shortage of skilled scientists and technologists; increase movement of skilled people across national boundaries; stimulate research, innovation, and technology transfer; improve society’s aspirations to improve health, wealth and well-being; address increased demand for access to tertiary education; and enable a more competitive and innovative tertiary education sector.


To be:  a premier research-based university of science, engineering & technology internationally recognised for the quality and excellence of its teaching and learning by 2023.


Botswana International University of Science and Technology’s mission is to:

  • Produce world-class research and innovation in science, engineering and technology contributing to industry growth and development and advancement of a diversified knowledge-based economy.

Applying to BIUST

BIUST is an exciting place to study and live in. As home to international students from more than fifteen countries, you will find it hospitable and friendly. Applying to study at BIUST has been simplified for international students. Prospective International students may download application forms from the website, and request them through or through mail at Enrolment and Admissions, Botswana International University of Science and Technology, Private Bag 16, Palapye, Botswana.

For scholarships and grants, get in touch with the management of BIUST for assistance;

Contact Us


(+267) 493-1000


Physical Address

Plot 10071 Boseja, Palapye, Botswana, BW

Postal Address

Private Bag 16, Palapye, Botswana, BW