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Namibia University of Science and Technology

Namibia University of Science and Technology

country rank: 1
world rank: 2337

University Overview

Namibia University of Science and Technology (Namibia University of Science and Technology) is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of the medium-sized city of Windhoek. It was established in 1985. (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST), which is officially recognized by the Namibian Ministry of Education, is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Namibian higher education institution. It is one of the country’s most prestigious universities. Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) offers courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees in a variety of fields of study. NUST is located in Windhoek, Namibia. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This Namibian higher-education institution, which has been in operation for 35 years, has a rigorous admission process that is based on students’ previous academic performance and grades. With an admission rate between 30 and 40%, this Namibian higher education organization is considered to be a very elite school. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. A number of academic and non-academic facilities and services are available to students at NUST. These include a library and accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, administrative services, and a variety of other resources.

University Identity

Name
Acronym NUST
Founded 1985
Motto Practice, Promote and Transfer Technology Technology and development
Colours Blue and yellow

University Location

Address Private Bag 13388 13 Storch Street Windhoek Namibia
Tel +264 (61) 207 9111
Fax +264 (61) 207 2444

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office 13 Storch Street Windhoek 9000 (61) 207 2056

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU)

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