Brazil Ambassador Pays Vice Chancellor Courtesy Call to Explore Opportunities

Brazil Ambassador, His Excellency Mr Flavio Lima Rocha, paid Vice Chancellor, Professor David Norris, a courtesy call on January 24, 2023 to explore possible areas of collaborations on research, students and staff exchange. Speaking at the meeting, Professor Norris said UB was going through strategic transformation process and one of the key elements included internalization. […]

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University of Botswana Welcomes Four New Executive Management Team Members

University of Botswana welcomed four new Executive Management Team members during a meet and greet session held at the UB Council Chamber on January 23, 2023. The new members are Deputy Vice Chancellor Teaching and Learning, Professor Georges Ekosse, Deputy Vice Chancellor Research and Enterprise, Professor Doreen Ramogola-Masire, Chief Operations Officer, Mr Dawid Katzke and […]

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University of Botswana Readying for ISO/IEC 17025 Accreditation of its Labs

The University of Botswana has embarked on process of accrediting its laboratories at the Faculties of Science and Engineering and Technology (FET) as well as Okavango Research Institute (ORI). In preparation for this, the University is conducting a five-day workshop from January 23-27, 2023, on the requirements, implementation and internal auditing of ISO/IEC 17025 processes. […]

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Chancellor Underscores Need for Cost Effective and Income Generation Measures

The Chancellor, Ms Tebelelo Mazile Seretse, has advised the four incoming members of the university’s Executive Management Team (EMT) to help foster cost saving, resource efficiency and income generating measures to lessen the institution’s dependency on government. Ms Seretse said this when welcoming them to the University of Botswana on January 24, 2023. The newly […]

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