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Category: Education

Sad Note: The Matsha College Tragedy Death Toll Rises.

The death toll from the Matsha College tragedy has gone up to 8 as one of the victims in the accident passes away. The accident victim passed away in South Africa where...

How To Access Primary School Leaving Results.

Primary School Leaving Results (PSLE) are out.  The examination is designed for candidates who have completed seven years of primary education or its equivalent.  The...

A Gap Year: Weighing the Pros And Cons

After you taking your final BGCSE examinations, you might be faced with two options, to apply for university or to take a gap year, either working, travelling or just...

IHS Admissions For Academic Year 2016/ 2017 Open

Institute of Health Sciences Coordination Unit invites applications from candidates wishing to study for the programme indicated below. The duration for the programme is...

Limkokwing University Presents The Biggest Christmas Tree In Botswana

Friday evening His Excellency the President, Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama, took part at the annual Christmas tree lighting organised by Limkokwing...

Parents Of Matsha Victims Visit The Accident Scene

This past Monday a therapeutic trip was conducted by the Kweneng District disaster preparedness management committee through its psycho-social support team to Dutlwe for...

Over 180 000 Students Sat For Examinations This Year

Botswana Examinations Council (BEC) says across all the levels of PSLE, JCE and BGCSE examinations, 183 390 students have sat for examinations in 2015 compared to 121...

Botswana Student Network Elects A New Committee

Botswana Student Network is an organisation that helps to share information that will be beneficial to the student community like scholarships, schools/institutions...

10 Reasons Why You Should Read More

One of the Botswana vision 2016 pillars is to have an educated and informed nation, but sadly not so many people are into reading. Research proves that the benefits of...

Sad Note: Matsha Students Accident Leaves The Nation Mourning

126 students were involved in the accident. 7 fatalities; 5 died on the spot while 2 were confirmed dead at the hospital. 15 ambulances were sent to the scene. Police...

For The Classroom: 5 African Presidents Whose Fathers Were Presidents

Last month, Justin Trudeau, son of the 15th Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau, was elected Prime Minister which ushered in Canada’s first political dynasty. The...

SONA Highlights‬: Library and Information Services

SONA 2015: PART 33_ Library and Information Services Our public libraries continue to transform from conventional book collections to information centres through ICT. As...

A Young Deaf Motswana Opens A School For The Deaf

The young Keipheditse was sponsored by the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture to create an accredited tutoring center for sign language communication. He says his...

Botswana 2016 School Calendar

There is no better time to prepare for 2016 than now. Knowing your school calendar in advance will help you prepare well for next year. You know when school opens and...

Staying On Campus Vs Staying Off Campus

Some of our universities in Botswana offer on campus and off campus options. One of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make in University is deciding where to...

Application For Re‑Admission & Transfer Into UB In January 2016

Application for re‑admission and transfer into University of Botswana undergraduate study programmes in January 2016 Former undergraduate students, who have been...

38th UNESCO General Conference Starts Today

UNESCO 2015, 38th General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization is starting on 03 November, 2015 and ending on 18 November,...

FCTVE Gets An Award In Addis Ababa

Francistown College of Technical and Vocational Education which is based in the 2nd city Francistown, was recently honoured in Addis Ababa. FCTVE got an award at AU in...