- 26 June 2014
The College of Science is one of the academic Colleges of BlUST and comprises of: Basic Science Education; Earth and Environmental Sciences including Geology; and Applied Sciences including Mathematics, Statistics,
Computer Science and Physics. AlI the programmes in these subject areas will emphasise applications to the real world and with industry, commerce and research and thus promote the employability of our graduates.
Graduate programmes are being developed in specialist applied areas within the College of Sciences and may be Postgraduate Diploma, Masters or Doctoral programmes. Both coursework and research Masters will be offered. A particular emphasis of BlUST will be
interdisciplinary graduate courses where both Colleges will contribute and together provide exciting modern courses which are needed for
the future-focused economy of Botswana.
The College will be housed on new purpose- designed buildings with well equipped teaching and research laboratories and faculties. The College of Science’s staff are committed to student learning and will emphasise student-centred and problem-based learning on small
Original research is a prime objective of the College and a number of Centres of Excellence are being developed based around Research lnstitutes. ln this way our research will support cutting-edge teaching and provide all students with the opportunity to be involved with relevant applied projects.
We welcome and invite you to be part of the exciting development of the College of Science in a new science and technology university.