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  • News March 29, 2022

    BU receives recognition from the Lesotho Chamber of Commerce & Industry

    Botho University was recognised for its outstanding work last week at a glamorous gala dinner held by the Lesotho Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI). LCCI hosted the event to appreciate organisations that contributed significantly towards addressing the Covid-19 pandemic. Botho University made a donation of M100, 000 to the LCCI. Botho University was the […]

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  • Eswatini campus hosts Insika Yakusasa girls mentorship programme

    Student and Alumni Affairs Department (SAAD) on the 11th March 2022 engaged Lusweti Institute for Health Development Communication to host Insika Yakusasa Girls Mentorship Programme in Eswatini Campus. Insika Yakusasa is a project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). It’s main aim is to help prevent new HIV infections and bolster […]

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  • 2022 Tertiary Institutions National roadshow launches Francistown

    The 2022 Tertiary Institutions National Roadshow kicked off in Francistown on Tuesday, March 15th, 2022, with dignitaries in attendance and His Worship the Mayor of Francistown, Mr Godisang Radisigo, officially launching the event. Mr Radisigo was ecstatic that the roadshow provided young people in the North with easy access to tertiary education. The roadshow has […]

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  • BU students excel at work integrated learning programme at Protea-Marriot hotel

    Botho University’s Faculty of Hospitality and Sustainable Tourism hosted hospitality students Reginah Ntsane, Basadi Gaboitsalwe, and Audrey Makhila last week to discuss their progress in their Work-Integrated-Learning (also known as Dual Learning) program, which began on the 21st February 2022. The students will be attached to Protea-Marriot Hotel (formerly known as Lansmore Masa Square Hotel) […]

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  • Bu Lesotho participates in the 12th edition of the mind liberation career expo for school leavers

    Botho University recently participated in the 12th instalment of the school leaver’s career fairs organised by the Mind Liberation Consultancy. The expo was held at St. James High School, Mokhotlong District targeting Grade 11 and LGCSE students. Different tertiary institutions offered career counselling services in their stalls and unpacked the different academic programmes and career […]

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  • News March 28, 2022

    2022 Tertiary Institution National roadshow starts on a high note

    After the successful launch of the 2022 Tertiary Institution National Road Show at Botho University, the roadshow kicked off in Palapye and Gantsi on the 7th March 2022 and will end in Rail Park Mall, Gaborone on the 5th April 2022. The roadshow will cover over 24 major towns and villages in Botswana. The launch […]

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  • News March 25, 2022

    #Breakthebias, BU Celebrates Phenomenal Women

    For International Women’s Day 2022 (IWD2022), under the theme #BreakingTheBias, Botho University embarked on different campaigns and activities to mark this important day. This year’s theme aims to achieve a gender-equal world, a world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. #SheDidSoYouCan was one of the campaigns where BU profiled excelling women breaking the glass ceiling […]

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  • BU Lesotho celebrates high achievers at deans awards

    Botho University Lesotho held the Deans’ award ceremony on the 24th of February to celebrate the academic excellence of students with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.5 and above ( average of A- and A for all subjects). In attendance at the Maseru Campus was Campus Assistance Dean and other key staff members. There […]

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  • #Team BU Botswana and Lesotho scoops third prize at Huawei ICT regional competitions

    Botho University students’ teams from Botswana and Lesotho were awarded third prize in the Network Track category at the Huawei Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Competitions. The event, which attracted over 15,000, was held from February 19th to 21st, 2022 and there were participants from 500 universities and institutions in 16 countries. For this year’s competition, a […]

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  • BU Lesotho student shines at Wace Global Challenge

    Ms Lebohang Virginia Lepota, a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing student, completed the WACE Global Challenge. WACE is an experiential learning project that connects a global network of universities and teams of diverse students to assist organizations to advance initiatives aligned to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. For over five weeks, the students work […]

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  • News March 24, 2022

    Deans’ awards champion: Gobakwe Ramadi

    Botho University prides itself in producing industry-ready graduates that think beyond the classroom and are ready to compete in today’s global job market. Ms Gobakwe Ramadi is truly the champion of the Deans’ Awards; she received the 9th Award at the February ceremony and she will graduate with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Health […]

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  • Celebrating FET academic excellence at dean’s award ceremony

    Department of Assessment & Registry hosted the Deans Award Ceremony on the 15th February 2022 to celebrate the academic excellence of students who have achieved a GPA of 3.5/4 for the period July to December 2021. The awards ceremony will see 280 students recognised for academic excellence for the past semester across all faculties. The […]

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  • BU hosts academy for women entrepreneurs graduation ceremony

    Student and Alumni Affairs Department (SAAD) continues its engaging and educational programmes, as they recently hosted a graduation ceremony for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Program (AWE). The momentous occasion hosted both physically and virtually was to also celebrate some of the BU students and graduates who participated in the AWE program. In attendance were […]

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  • BU hosts international exchange student’s orientation

    International students on an exchange program from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden and Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW), Germany, were hosted in an intimate orientation ceremony by the Student and Alumni Affairs department (SAAD) on the 2nd February 2022. The event was graced by the Swedish Consulate dignitary, Mr Kent Wilson, stakeholders and […]

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  • Girls for girls courageous leadership session

    Girls for Girls Mentorship Programme continues as last week they held their second session themed ’Courageous Leadership’ hosted by Student Affairs and Alumni Department (SAAD). The session explored the meaning of being a courageous leader during turbulent times and making a meaningful impact on the world. The session was jam-packed with activities including giving the […]

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  • Girls for girls Botho University cohort

    Botho University continues to be at the heart of empowering the girl child and women hence on the 20th January 2022, BU launched the Girls for Girls Movement to empower female students at the university. Leading the exciting movement is a mentor and BU employee Phatsimo Mosimanegape who made sure the session was warm and […]

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  • BU students qualify for the Huawei ICT regional final competitions

    Three Botho University students, Boago Okgetheng, Emmanuel Keolopile and Oarabile Mogome, have qualified for the competitive Huawei ICT regional competitions to be held on 19th February 2022 in Botho University, Botswana. Huawei ICT Competition 2021-2022 is a competitive ICT talent exchange event developed by Huawei for global college students. The aim is to promote the […]

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  • News March 23, 2022

    BU welcomes another international exchange student from Germany

    Susanna Schaffranek, a Business Management student from Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University, joins three other students from Sweden for the BU International Exchange Student Programme, which lasts for a semester in the Gaborone campus. Schaffranek arrived end of January to start the exchange programme, and she already has glowing reviews about her experience thus far. “As […]

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  • BU collaborates with International Finance Corporation (IFC)

    Botho University continues to be a global partner of choice as it is currently collaborating with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), an entity of the World Bank Group and Deloitte Consulting, in a project to design the digital transformation strategy of Botho University. Botho University will be one of the first Universities in Africa to […]

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  • News March 10, 2022

    From humble beginnings to Bachelor of Science (honors) in Business Management

    WATCH as Botho University employee, Nyalalani Eleck Majuta shares her inspirational journey from humble beginnings to recent achievement on completing Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Business Management through BU. Eleck is part of the transformational BU story, celebrating 25 years of providing world-class education around the SADC region and beyond. In her own words, you […]

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  • BU student exchange programme grows in leaps and bounds

    As the new year begins, Botho University continues the popular student exchange programme, which is in partnership with many reputable international universities. The Gaborone campus recently welcomed three exchange students from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden. The student exchange programme with KTH started in 2018 with 11 Botho University students having visited […]

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