Recent News

December 14, 2015

New Procedures for Study Permits

Notice to all International Students The Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration has announced the dates and new procedures for obtaining a Study Permit for the 2016 academic year.

November 13, 2015

New Programmes 2016

Bachelor of Arts in English (Honours) (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Main Campus); Bachelor of Science in Public Health (Honours) (Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Public Health, Oshakati Campus); Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy) (Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Health Sciences Campus)


November 6, 2015

Temporary Closure of the UNAM Main Campus Entrance in Windhoek

Kindly be informed that the ENTRANCE to the Windhoek Main Campus on Mandume Ndemufayo Avenue will be temporarily closed to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic from 30 November 2015 – 30 March 2016. This is in order to facilitate construction and maint …

October 22, 2015

Courses on Offer

Sam Nujoma Campus in Henties Bay

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.