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October 11, 2016

Campus Vision – Special Edition

The official Student Magazine of University of Namibia. See full edition here.

September 13, 2016

Call for Papers: 8th Annual Research Conference

Conference Theme: "Directing research towards Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)"

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (FHSS) invites submission of abstracts of research based papers that relate to the theme ‘Directing research towards SDGs’ for its 8th Annual Research Conference. T …

August 12, 2016

Course on Offer: CCNA 1, CCNA 2

Offered at Eng. José Eduardo dos Santos Campus: Ongwediva

CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks This course introduces: Architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. The principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, me …

July 27, 2016

Workshop offered: Fundamentals of Business writing

This is a practical workshop meant for both experts and beginners whose work within the corporate environment consists mostly of writing. The workshop is designed to equip you with the tools you need to enhance your writing skills, enabling you to comm …

June 22, 2016

Tertiary Education: A Synopsis

Endless Possibilities!

The University of Namibia (UNAM) consists of 12 Campuses and seven Regional Centres country wide. This outreach makes UNAM a truly community based institution. Our philosophy is to create industry leaders and entrepreneurs. We don’t merely train employ …


July 27, 2016

Outstanding Student Fees for 2016

Students are reminded that all Outstanding Fees are due by or before 30 September 2016

Tertiary education all over the world, is very expensive. Student fees form an integral part of any university budget, as governments cannot subsidise tertiary institutions in full. Student debt therefore increases the pressure on the university to ful …

May 20, 2016

To All Students: Winter Term

Kindly note that the Winter Term will be introduced and implemented this year during the recess period.Kindly note the following:The Winter Term will take place from 20 June – 08 July 2016.Students who have failed modules during the 1st Semester Examin …

Vice-Chancellor’s Message

Prof. Lazarus HangulaProf. Lazarus Hangula

Welcome to the University of Namibia, more popularly known as UNAM. We are a young dynamic University established in 1992. We have twelve (12) campuses and over 19 000 students from different continents. Despite our brief existence, we have risen to be amongst the leading institutions of higher learning on the continent.

We offer an array of internationally benchmarked courses that meet contemporary and future needs of society. There are a variety of courses on offer for most career objectives, but our flagship programmes are; Medicine, Engineering, Pharmacy and Veterinary Science. I encourage you to visit our list of academic courses under Apply to UNAM/Qualifications for a comprehensive view of all our other equally exciting programmes.