Prospective Students General Information

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General Information

•     The NUST offers Full-time, Part-time,Distance Education, and extra-curricular programs.
•     The NUST is a vibrant  institution of higher learning, with about 11,000 students enrolled.
•     The medium of instruction is English. The institution offers opportunities for international exchanges.
•     Three hostels on campus provide a bed-capacity of 429 to both male and female full-time students.
•     The NUST also offers a wide range of sports and recreational activities.

Admission is based on completion of Grade 12 or equivalent qualification: Prospective students should have a matriculation certificate or equivalent, with a maximum of 6 qualifying subjects, which must yield a score of at least 25 points. A candidate should obtain an E symbol or better in English.

Taking Education to the People

In order to make education more accessible to Namibians, the NUST has a network of nine centres located in the following towns:
Gobabis, Katima Mulilo, Keetmanshoop, Khorixas, Oshakati, Otjiwarongo, Rundu, Swakopmund, Tsumbeb, and Windhoek. The centres are administered through the Centre for Open and Lifelong Learning (COLL).


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 Student Registration Enquiries :
Centre for Open and Lifelong Learning:
Student Fees and Payments :
Fax: +264-61-207-2444 Switchboard: +264-61-207-9111

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