Panel Discussion: Funding in Sport

About the Speaker

Professor Cora Burnett-Louw is a researcher at the University of Johannesburg (UJ), who holds two Doctorates, one in Human Movement Studies and another in Social Anthropology.

Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019
Time: 18:30
Venue: Auditorium 1, NUST Lower Campus

NUST Cyber Security Marketing Campaign Message

Digital Forensics and Information Security Research Cluster (DFISRC)
NUST Cyber Security Marketing Campaign Message

DFISRC will host the fifth Namibia National Cyber Security Competitionon the 5th of October 2019. We are looking for a brilliant marketing student to design our marketing message.

If you  are  interested  contact  the  undersigned. Include  your  name,  student number, phone numberand the program you are registered for.

Mercy Chitauro
Office 405, 4th floor, Polyheights
Tel:+264-61207 2039

The successful applicant will receive a t-shirt and $150
Final application date: Friday 7 June 2019

Exchange Opportunity

FH Joanneum in Graz, Austria has invited two NUST students for a fully funded semester exchange to their university. Students can study under their Master of Business in Emerging Markets (flyer attached). The exchange is funded under an Erasmus + International Credit Mobility grant. The details of the exchange are as follows.

• Number of Scholarships: 2

• Scholarship: €850 per person per month for living expenses, and € 820 for travelcosts (flight ticket to Austria)

• Duration: One semester/4 months (February – May/June 2020)

• Deadline for Application: 15 June 2019

• Language of instruction: English

• Visa Requirements: Nominated candidates must be able to travel to Pretoria, South Africa at their own expense for the visa interview at the Austrian Embassy. There is no way around this requirement.

Invitation to the (1/2019) Institutional Writing Retreat

Staff members are invited to the (1/2019) Institutional Writing Retreat scheduled as follows:


Date:       20 – 22 May 2019

Time:       08h00 - 16h00

Venue:    Science and Technology Building, HP-GSB, 3 Floor, Classroom H.3.31 and Classroom G.3.24


Purpose:  The Institutional Writing Retreat serves as an opportunity for academics to work on their research projects such as proposals, theses, and book chapters, papers for publication etc. under the mentorship of experienced and well-trained researchers in an environment that allows researchers to work without distractions by daily routines.  

Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic - 16 May 2019
SASSCAL II - Research Call

Forms for application as well as guidelines, information for applicants and the auxiliary terms and conditions for the award of grants are available at or can be obtained directly from the project management organization.

The deadline will end on 16 th August 2019, 00.00 h. 

Application for Admission - 2nd Semester

The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is proud to introduce the following new exciting programmes in 2019.

Faculty of Management Sciences

  • Master in Management
  • Master of Human Resources Management

Manual applications only. Application fee: N$ 280
Deadline for applications: Friday, 31 May 2019

Exam Preparation


Are you feeling overwhelmed with your exams? You don’t have to!

Attend the exam preparation workshop and learn how to work hard and work smart.

Date: Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Time: 11:30

Venue: SRC Boardroom

Call for Articles - Nawa Journal 2019

Call for articles, NAWA Journal of Language and Communication, Special Issues volume 13 number 1, (ISSN: 1993-3835).
Deadline for submission of articles is Friday, 28 June 2019.

NUST Launches Charity Golf Day in Support of Student Welfare Fund

The Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) is excited to announce officially, the launch of its inaugural Charity Golf Day.

The event is scheduled to take place on 10 May 2019 at the Omeya Golf Club, south of Windhoek, and will take the format of the 18 Hole American Scramble. The NUST Charity Golf Day is the primary fundraising mechanism for the newly established Student Welfare Fund. The aim of the Fund is to provide financial assistance to differently abled and needy or deserving students to help pursue their studies at NUST.

Cyclone Idai Donations

An estimated 3 million people have been affected by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Cyclone Idai has torn through southern Africa, unleashing a trail of devastating destruction. Please donate now to help cyclone victims.

DAAD In-Country/In-Region Scholarship

Call for Scholarship Applications 2019 at Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST)

he programme aims at fostering strong, internationally oriented higher education systems in [Sub-Saharan Africa with the capacity to contribute to sustainable development.  To  this  end,  scholarships  are  granted  for  development-related Master or doctoral studies for individuals who plan to pursue a career in teaching and / or research at a higher education institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Entrepreneurship Week 2019

Date: 09 - 11 April 2019
Time: 10:00 - 16: 00 daily
Venue: NUST Lower Campus

Director of Ceremonies:
Ms Deidre Carballo
Bachelor of Entrepreneurship
Coordinator, NUST

Flu Vaccination Clinic

NUST Health Services under the auspices of the Department of Student Services, in conjunction
with Wellness Workplace Services, is conducting a Flu Vaccination Clinic for all staff and students.
Dependants are also welcome from the age of 6 months and upwards.

Date: Tuesday, 09 April 2019
Time: 08:00 - 15:00
Venue: NUST Health Services (Clinic)

National Innovation Challenge for Women

Are you a female Student Innovator or Entrepreneur interested in elevating your business?

Then this OPPORTUNITY is just for you!

The programme aims to:
1. Support the business development of female entrepreneurs
2. Create peer-to-peer networks
3. Create awareness among women on the potential careers in the categories below
4. Bring ecosystem players together to support female entrepreneurs

Who can apply?
Students and female-owned businesses in the following categories:
• Agri-food
• Nutrition
• Health
• ICT/Tech
• Waste (upcycling)
• Cosmetics
• Better agriculture services

Why wait, if you meet the requirements, follow the below link on the NCRST website and start a new chapter in your business career.
Application link:
NCRST Innovation and Industrial Research
Division; Tel: 061 431 7000 / 7099

Food Safety Training

Course key content

  • Food Borne Illnesses
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Pre-requisite
  • Inspection & Monitoring
  • Techniques

Date: 10-11 MAY 2019
Course Fee: N$ 850 P/P
Registration Deadline: 07 MAY 2019

Contact us for more Info
Tell: +264 61 207 2233

Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic

NUST Health Services in conjunction with the Cancer Association of Namibia will
conduct a clinic on Pap Smear and Breast Examinations.
The objectives are to:

  • Make women aware that cervical cancer can only be detected by a pap smear and if diagnosed early it can be cured;
  • Sensitize women who are sexually active, regardless of their age or marital status to undergo a pap smear annually;
  • Inform women that by breast examinations lumps can be detected early and be treated; and
  • Inform woman also that the test will reveal and often the type of infection present in the vagina.

Date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
Time: 08:00 - 12:00
Venue: NUST Health Service
Donation: N$ 50.00 for Students and N$ 70.00 for Staff members.

Invitation to Participate in the 2019 NUST Graduate Survey

Dear Graduates

The NCHE is coordinating the undertaking of the 2019 National Graduate Survey by the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), University of Namibia (UNAM) and The International University of Management (IUM). The purpose of the Survey is to gather information on the current employment and economic status of NUST, UNAM and IUM graduates. Furthermore, the main objective of the survey is to assess the quality of higher education, its external efficiency and help to explore strategies for its improvement to effectively contribute to socio-economic development.

Therefore, all NUST graduates who completed their studies in the years 2014, 2015 and 2016, are invited to participate in the 2019 National Graduate Survey. The data collected will be treated with strict confidentiality and will not be used for anything other than for purposes of this study. Additionally, the results will be published without compromising individual privacy and identification.

Your participation in this study will be highly appreciated as the results from the survey will provide valuable insights for higher education policymakers, researchers, academics and administrators. This will ultimately enhance the overall performance of the education sector.

Dr. Tjama Tjivikua
Founding Vice-Chancellor: NUST

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Prince2 Foundation Training

Project Management Training and Certification

Course Description
The PRINCE2 Foundation course allows you to learn how to effectively manage a project, through one of the world’s most recognised project management methodologies. In an environment where you can actively participate and engage with both the material and others around you.
This accredited PRINCE2 Foundation course helps you prepare for the Foundation examination which assesses whether you can demonstrate sufficient recall and understanding of the project management method. Once you clear the foundation exam you will be eligible for PRINCE2 Practitioner certification.

Study Skills Workshop

Section: Student Counselling and HIV/AIDS Coordinator

The Department: Student Services is presenting a study skills workshop. The workshop provides students with academic support to enable them to develop effective study skills in order to excel in their academe. The following components will be covered in this workshop:

Note taking, time management, test preparation, concentration, procrastination, test anxiety and study skills techniques.

The objectives are to:
• To improve on concentration skills;
• To improve listening and note taking skills;
• To develop effective study habits and techniques and
• To prepare effectively for test.

Date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Venue: SRC Boardroom, Department: Student Services

Contact Us

The Namibia University of Science and Technology welcomes all queries and suggestions via our contact page. For detailed enquiries please fill in our Advanced Enquiries form on the main Enquiries page.

Private Bag 13388 Windhoek, Namibia 13 Jackson Kaujeua Street, Windhoek, Namibia +264-61-207-9111 +264-61-207-2444

Online Enquiry

Please take the time to properly fill out the Enquiry form! This helps us in determining who would be the best contact person to help you further.