Recent News

Eva and Anna (Welwitschia Nam Career Service) motivated the application workshop participants

September 29, 2015

UNAM German Studies career day inspires students and employers

On Tuesday, September 15th, students, employers, lecturers and career advisors joined forces to explore the world of career opportunities, student expectations as well as past and future experiences. The first career day, with the title “So you studied …

State of Art Microbiology laboratory in University of Bonn Clinic

September 21, 2015

A Benchmark visit for HAI & IPC team from UNAM-SoM, MSH & MoHSS

The University of Namibia through the Department of Microbiology – School of Medicine (SoM) has partnered with the Institute for Hygiene and Public Health of University of Bonn – Germany (IHPH) on a four year project (2015-2018) on “Reduction of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI) and Improved Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) in Namibia”.

August 29, 2015

Student Notice: Registration for Graduation.

All students who successfully completed their studies during the first semester of 2015 and thus qualify to graduate are hereby kindly requested to submit their full-names and student numbers to their respective Faculty Officers via email. Student regi …

August 12, 2015

Bi-annual South to South, North to North Collaboration Intensive Course Conference

19 – 22 October 2015 at Safari Hotel in Windhoek Theme: Environment – Improving Wellbeing and Including Communities The Department Human Sciences in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture the School of Nursing in the Facu …

July 31, 2015

300 Domestic Worker graduates are looking for jobs.

Attention Employers 300 Domestic Worker graduates are looking for jobs in the following areas of specialisation: House-keeping Office Cleaners Baby Sitters/Nannies Kindergarten Assistants Shop Assistants Hotel or Hostel Cleaners Waitresses/Waiters Cash …


September 15, 2015

2015 Rugby Champions

August 18, 2015

APPLICATIONS 2016 – Undergraduate Programmes

All prospective undergraduate students are now invited to apply for the 2016 academic year. Application closing date: 31 August 2015 (Non-refundable application fee: N$100-00) Late application closing date: 30 September 2015 No late applications for Sc …

Vincent Shimutwikeni (UNAM SRC President)

May 21, 2015

UNAM Student Representative Council: In Defence of The College Mergers

On 7 May 2015, an extremely unfortunate and unenlightened statement regarding the merger of former Colleges of Education with UNAM was made by the current Minister of Basic Education Sport and Culture Hon, Mrs. Katrina Hanse-Himarwa. This statement can …

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.