UNAM visit to Iowa State University

University of Namibia (UNAM), in collaboration with Iowa State University (ISU) received a grant under the project titled: Strengthening University Systems to Improve Rural Education. This collaborative project is funded by the... Read more »

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund (CIF) continues to transform creative ideas into entrepreneurship

The University of Namibia (UNAM) has positioned itself as a beacon of excellence in responding to national high-level developmental initiatives as contained in Vision 2030, and National Development Plan Five (NDP5).  This... Read more »

Learned helplessness of first year students at UNAM – what role do you play?

The ability for people to perform optimally, and students in particular, remains a common concern for researchers and academics. Learned helplessness is a phenomenon discovered by Seligman and Maier. Learned helplessness occurs... Read more »

UNAM trio set to spotlight Namibia at 16th CODESRIA General Assembly

Three scholars from the University of Namibia (UNAM) are poised to present at the prestigious 16th Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) General Assembly, in Dakar, Senegal,... Read more »

Aligning education with industry and future trends at UNAM

The University of Namibia (UNAM) stands as a beacon of progress and innovation, constantly refining its academic offerings to meet the evolving demands of our society and the economy. Recognising the growing... Read more »

UNAM extends duration for student internships

Emphasising practical skills and competencies over theoretical knowledge, the University of Namibia (UNAM) has significantly reformed its approach to learning outcomes across all programmes since 2023. This paradigm shift is particularly evident... Read more »

“Training specialised Green Hydrogen Educators is our role” – Prof Matengu

In a recent State of the University Address the UNAM Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Kenneth Matengu, delivered an inspiring speech shedding more light on the Namibia Green Hydrogen Research Institute’s (NGHRI) vision,... Read more »

UNAM receives N$1 million worth of mushroom processing equipment

In a significant philanthropic gesture, the University of Namibia (UNAM) has received a generous donation of mushroom cultivation equipment valued at about N$1 million. This notable contribution is set to empower the... Read more »

A tale of friendship and academic collaboration

Master’s Student from Germany visits Katima Mulilo Campus Aligned with the extensive relationships forged through the collaborative research Centre Future Rural Africa, the bonds of international collaboration were further strengthened as the... Read more »

UNAM enhances research capabilities with advanced NIR Analyser

The University of Namibia’s Neudamm Campus, under the Department of Animal Production, Agribusiness and Economics (DAPAE), recently bolstered its research capabilities by acquiring a state-of-the-art Perkin Elmer DA 7250 Near Infrared (NIR)... Read more »

UNAM student wins International Parliamentary Scholarship for German Parliament programme

When receiving the excellent news that a University of Namibia (UNAM) student in Roshaan Leukes, was awarded an International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) for the African Countries Programme in the German Parliament (“Bundestag”),... Read more »

UNAM and Sciences Po forge new educational frontiers

The University of Namibia (UNAM) and the Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) have sealed a promising cooperation agreement, set to broaden academic horizons and foster international intellectual exchange. This collaboration... Read more »