20 BU students travel to Germany

    Top: Botho University Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Sheela Raja Ram, with Staff and students who will be travelling to Germany in October. Bottom: Pro-Vice-Chancellor Academics, Dr Ivy Rose Mathew, Head of Department for Hospitality Management, Mrs. Sethunya Mogami, Head of Department for Travel and Tourism, Dr. Tonderai Vumbunu posing excitedly with students.


    Botho University (BU) and Duale Hochschule Baden Württemberg (DHBW) in Lörrach, Germany partnership continue to grow in leaps and bounds. The amazing partnership will see 20 Faculty of Hospitality and Sustainable Tourism(FHST) students travel to Germany from the 1st to 8th October 2023.

    The exchange program will begin in July when DHBW students visit the BU Gaborone Campus. In addition to educating students about “Best Practice in the field of Sustainable Tourism in Botswana and Germany”, the continuous and fruitful collaboration intends to develop appropriate curriculum and resources for sustainable tourism education jointly. It also has an exciting dual study concept or Work Integrated Learning, which allows students to spend three months on campus and another three months working full time in the industry.