Scientists reveal the first picture of a black hole in our Galaxy, called Sagittarius A*

 At simultaneous press conferences around the world, including the University of Namibia (UNAM) in Windhoek, astronomers have unveiled the first image of the supermassive black hole at the centre of our own... Read more »

International Relations section driving international engagements for UNAM students

Four students from the Faculty of Commerce, Management and Law recently departed to the Czech Republic on a funded scholarship to conduct a semester of studies at the University of Hradec Kralove... Read more »

HEaLL hosts social coffee sessions to boost collegiality in the workplace

To address workplace isolation, the department of Higher Education and Lifelong Learning (HEaLL) hosted a departmental coffee session on Friday, 11 March 2022, to boost the spirit of collegiality amongst staff members.... Read more »

Wales’ massive support to Namibia’s fight against COVID-19 continues

“The Phoenix Project continues to spur international collaboration” The latest shipment of clinical consumables and medical equipment donated by the Welsh Government to Namibia, arrived in the country recently. 14 large containers... Read more »

N$167 million towards the fight against Covid-19

Covid-19 has brought together many stakeholders to collaborate against the effects of the pandemic. One such collaboration is the one between the University of Namibia (UNAM) and the Welsh Government. A partnership... Read more »

Namibia to host first radio telescope in Africa that can detect millimetre wavelength radiation

Thanks to Radboud University’s commitment of ten years of funding and support to the Africa Millimetre Telescope in partnership with UNAM, Namibia is poised to remain a significant location for space research.... Read more »

Proud of our Alumnus

The UNAM School of Law and the entire university community extend hearty congratulations to its alumnus, Dr Ndjodi Ndeunyema, for being awarded the Dr Surya Subedi prize at Oxford University for the... Read more »

Financial Mathematics students ALSO excelled at NCIS competition

Similar to NBS students who came third in the Namibian Scholars’ Investment Challenge, three students in Financial Mathematics also participated in the Namibian Scholars’ Investment Challenge and came second out of 162 teams.... Read more »

NBS 3rd in Namibian Scholars’ Investment Challenge

Three scholars from the University of Namibia Business School (NBS) recently scooped 3rd place at the Namibian Scholars’ Investment Challenge (NCIS).  NCIS is a partnership between Old Mutual, and the Namibian Stock... Read more »

UNAM and UNPAR to foster academic exchange

The University of Namibia (UNAM) and Indonesia-based Parahyangan Catholic University (UNPAR) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will foster academic exchange between the two institutions. The bilateral agreement signing took... Read more »

After 30+ years of service: It’s the right time to go…

What do you say to someone after such a long time at your workplace? This soft-spoken, well-mannered lady served UNAM proudly and elegantly for literally a lifetime. A lifetime filled with memories... Read more »

UNAM transforming CA demographic in Namibia

Seven hundred and forty-two (742) is currently the total number of registered Chartered Accountants (CA’s) in Namibia, a figure that the University of Namibia, through its School of Accounting, has significantly contributed... Read more »