The 2017 activities under the theme: weeks. “Internationalisation of Higher Education and Global Citizenship Education,” will take place from 12 to 14 September 2017. T
he activities include an inter-varsity debate, between the NUST and the University of Namibia (UNAM) debating societies on the 12th of September at 17:30.
The showpiece event of the celebrations will take place on 13 September at 11:30 in Auditorium 1, where Carolyn Medel-Anonuevo, a Senior Education Specialist at the UNESCO Regional Office for Southern Africa will be the keynote speaker.
An International Street Food Festival with internationally themed food stalls will also form part of the festivities.
The 2017 IED activities will conclude with an Information Sharing Session where NUST students and staff members can obtain information on scholarship and study abroad opportunities from international partners such as the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the British High Commission.
The NUST community and the general public are encouraged to attend and participate in the activities.