Top Questions about Botho

  • How do l access my account balance?

    You are encouraged to access your account on the student portal  through the following steps.

    1. Login on to the student portal
    2. Click on the menu and select My Finance
    3. The outstanding balance will be displayed on the main page as well as the payments and charges.

    Furthermore, we are in the process of creating a video on how to access the ledger, which will be made available on the black board.

  • Does BU offer short in-service programmes?

    Yes we do have a Corporate Training Department which  offers professional courses to sharpen and Upskill corporate clients at individual or organisation levels.

  • What is the Botho Graduate Profile?

    The Botho Graduate Profile is the final product we aim to produce in our students, where we encourage them to realise their full potential through several traits focusing on their career, personality and social skills.

  • Does the University rent out BU infrastructures to the public?

    Botho has a Multi purpose hall for sporting activities and events as well as the lecturer theatres which occupies at least 150 people for seminars. These are hired through the marketing department at an affordable cost.

  • Are there any events which the public can attend?

    You will find a range of events open to everyone taking place at the University throughout the year, including guest lectures,webinars, exhibitions and workshops on the website landing page.

  • When was Botho University founded?

    Botho University was established in 1997 and has rapidly evolved over the years to become a leading multidisciplinary high-quality tertiary education provider. Botho University was one of the first local tertiary institutions in Botswana to be accredited by the Human Resources Development Council (HRDC).

  • If I am interested in hiring a Botho graduate as an employer, whom can I liaise with?

    We currently have the Students and Alumni Affairs department which deals with student internships and industry partnership, you can easily liaise with them for employing graduates through the provided contact details on this website.

  • How many campuses does Botho University have?

    Botho University has 5 physical campuses located in Botswana(Gaborone) Lesotho( Maseru) Namibia (Ongwendiva) and Eswatini (Manzini) and Blended and Distance Learning Campus