How to Apply to Botho University
Botho University Botswana is a provider of first-class education with quality and flexible learning options. It’s propelled forward by the vision to create forward-thinking leaders who will develop society.
Below are the various courses offered across the Botho University faculties on campus;
Faculty of Business and Accounting
Bcom In Investment and Banking
Bcom in Risk Management
BBA in Small Business Management
BCom in Finance
BCom in Accounting
BBA in Business Management
Certificate in New Venture Creation
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
BSc in Computer NetworkingFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Certificate in Electrical Installation and Maintenance
BEng (Hons) in Computer Engineering
BEng (Hons) in Electrical Engineering
BSc (Hons) in Multimedia Systems
BSc (Hons) in Network Security and Computer Forensics
BSc (Hons) in ComputingFaculty of Engineering and Technology
Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design And Animation
Certificate Level 3 in Database Administration
Certificate Level 3 in Web Designing
Certificate Level 3 in Desktop Publishing
Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching (CCNA)
Certificate in Network Administration
Certificate Level 3 in Computer Hardware Maintenance and Networking
Faculty Of Health & Education
Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Certificate in Child Care
BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management
Faculty Of Hospitality & Sustainable Tourism
Diploma in Travel Operations
Diploma in Events Management
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Hospitality Management
Botho University Admission Criteria
1. Applying to Botho University
Before applying to Botho University, students are encouraged to take time to familiarize themselves with all the programmes on offer. Applicants must meet all the relevant minimum requirements for the programme they wish to study. It is also important for applicants to assess whether they have an interest in the programme they want to choose and whether they want to make a career out of it. The friendly Admission Team Counselors will provide all the information needed about our programmes and also assist applicants to make an informed choice.
2. How to calculate points
The admission point system is used to measure your academic achievement based on your school-leaving results.
Your school leaving subject grades or percentages are converted into points based on your qualification. These points are added up to arrive at the overall number of points you have obtained. Click below to view the points table.
Points Table [PDF]
3. Important points to remember when applying
All students can apply in person or using the online application form available on the
website. Please read the “Steps to Apply” document available on the application portal
Clear certified copies of all relevant educational certificates.
Clear certified copies of Omang/passport/identity card.
Please read the Fee Structure and Policy document available on the website before
Should you have any doubts about the application process please contact our admissions
department for further assistance.
Botho University’s strategic focus is to increase student diversity by attracting more international students to enrol. We have a rich and culturally diverse student complement from countries such as Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Democratic Republic of Congo and Ethiopia to name a few.
The list is continuously growing as we broaden our horizons through our Distance Learning programmes. Our Admissions Department is responsible for international student recruitment and enrollment while the Student and Alumni Affairs Department (SAAD) is dedicated to the general welfare of international students including the following services:
- Visa and student permits processing
- Medical aid and health insurance
- Emergency assist contacts i.e. Botswana police and medics, etc.
- Accommodation during their study at Botho University
- Transport during their study at Botho University
- Welcome at the airport/bus rank if required (needs to be arranged prior)
- Campus tour on their first day on campus
- General welfare matters
- Student grievances and counselling
- Student life at Botho including clubs and activities
- Meeting the Student Representative Council (SRC) / Student Union