Announcement

Career Starter Week

The Cooperative Education Unit and B360 Education Partnerships invite you to register for the 2017 Career Starter Week. This five day session will explore a range of topics that will help you to get ready for the world of work including:

• Developing your CV and writing motivational letters
• Interview Preparation Skills 
• Organisational Design and Functioning 
• Business Ethics 
• Business Planning 

Dates: 
30 January 2017 - 03 February 2017 
06 February 2017 - 10 February 2017

Mathematics Tutor Center
Introduction to Math (ITM111S)

Basic Mathematics (BMS411S)

Basic Mathematics (BMS411S) MIT112S

Basic Business Statistics 1B (BBS11S)
Papsmear and Breast Examination Clinic, 20 October 2016

NUST Health Services in conjunction with the Cancer Association of Namibia will conduct a clinic on Pap Smear and Breast Examinations.

Dates: Thursday, 20 October 2016
Venues: NUST Health Services
Time: 08:00 - 12:00

FIRST AID NEEDS ANALYSIS SURVEY

The Emergency Medical Care Programme wishes to initiate First Aid Training at the institution as a short course that will be open for students, staff and the general public alike. This is in a bid to improve public education on how to recognise an emergency and what initial steps to take when you are faced with a situation like this.

Based on the above we kindly request that STUDENTS AND STAFF (academic and administrative) complete the quick survey below to strengthen the support for this initiative.

Click here to access survey

 

Exam Preparation Workshop
October/November 2016 Examination Timetable
Stress Management Workshop

The Department of Student Services invites staff and students to attend a Stress Managment Workshop.

Date: Wednesday, 5 October 2016

Time : 11:30

Venue: SRC Boardroom, Department of Student Services

Timetable for Mathematics Tutor Center
Stress Management Workshop

The Department of Student Services invites staff and students to attend a Stress Management Workshop

Date: Wednesday, 21 September 2016

Time: 11:30

Venue: SRC Boardroom, Department of Student Services

HIV/AIDS and Cancer Awareness Campaign

Theme: “Together We Can”

The annual NUST HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign is scheduled for 8-9 September 2016.

 

 

SRC Electoral Committee 2016

The Department: Student Services invites all students to apply for SRC Electoral Committee 2016.

Due Date: Monday, 29 August 2016

Date Rape and Sexual Harassment Workshop

The Department of Student Services is presenting a "Date rape and sexual harassment" workshop.

Dates: Wednesday, 17 August 2016
Venues: SRC Boardroom, Department of Student Services
Time: 11:30

Presented by:

Ms Yolande Engelbrecht, Legal Assistance Centre (LAC)

Objectives:

​• To make students aware and sensitise them about date rape and sexual harassment;
• To provide knowledge on resources available to students on date rape and sexual harassment

Miss and Mr NUST Ticket Sales

Students may purchase tickets on their student account provided that there is credit on their accounts.

Sponsored students (bursaries and loan holders) are not allowed to buy tickets on account.

Payments must be done at the cashier or arrangements should be made with the Finance Department (Student Debtors).

Staff may purchase tickets by completing a stop order at the HR Department and provide a copy to the Cashier.

 

Miss and Mr NUST Ticket sales

Date: Friday, 12 August 2016
Time: 18:00 for 18:30
Venue: Roman Catholic Hall, Independence Avenue
Fee: N$80.00 In-advance and N$100.00 at the door
Dress code: Formal

NUST Cultural Festival 2016 Programme

The NUST Cultural Festival 2016 is scheduled from Monday, 8 August 2016 to Friday 12 August 2016.  The Cultural Festival activities on the programme are scheduled as follow:

 

1.     Monday, 8 August 2016:          Parade & Variety show in the evening

2.     Tuesday, 9 August 2016:          Official opening & Live Bands in the evening

(LUNCH:  Paella Dish:  Chicken Strips with Rainbow Noodles & Spitbraai with salad will be available @ N$30.00 each)

3.     Wednesday, 10 August 2016: International Cuisine Day & Gospel show in the evening

4.     Thursday, 11 August 2016:      (Potjie kos & Music Concert in the evening

(LUNCH:  Game Potjie, Meat Potjie or Chicken potjie with rice @ N$30.00 each)

5.     Friday, 12 August 2016:            Miss & Mr NUST @ Roman Catholic Hall

(Please take note that tickets are available at the Cashier @ N$80.00 in advance and N$100.00 at the door.

Provisionally register without the deposit until the 5th of August 2016

All the undergraduate (including the Honours programmes) students who fully settled their old debts and have not registered for the second semester due to their inability to raise the required minimum deposit can now provisionally register without the deposit until the 5th of August 2016.  However, they will be required to pay the amount of N$3,500 by 31 August 2016, failure of which will result in de-registration. 

These students remain personally responsibility for the tests and assignments for this term and should make arrangements with their respective lecturers.  Distance mode students affected by this notice should contact the COLL Centre nearest to them for assistance before registering.

Economics Students : Essay Competition

The Namibian Competition Commission is offering an internship opportunity for Law and Economics students of the University of Namibia (UNAM) and Economics students of the Namibia University of Science & Technology (NUST)

 

Prizes: The successful candidate stands a chance to win an internship opportunity with the Namibian Competition Commission as well as cash prizes. Other prizes are also available for candidates who participate in the essay competition.

 

Closing Date: 15 August 2016 at 12h00

Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic - 04 August 2016

The next Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic is scheduled for Thursday, 04 August 2016  from 08h00-12h00.

Please take note that a donation of N$ 50, 00 (Fifty Namibian Dollar)  is payable for the Cancer Association.

NSFAF Beneficiaries

Download List of First time NSFAF beneficiaries.

Awarded students that have not signed NSFAF contracts

Please find a list of students who have been awarded but have not
signed contracts yet. Click Read More for the list.
Relationship Workshop

The Department of Student Services is presenting a Relationship Workshop.

Date: Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Venue: SRC Boardroom, Department of Student Services

Time: 11:30

Education Trust - Postgraduate Bursary Application Form

The Old Mutual Group, through its Black Economic Empowerment initiative, offers bursaries for higher eduction to members of Trade Unions and their dependants. 

 

 

Closing date for applications: 

Please return the completed application form by 23rd September 2016.

Education Trust - Undergraduate Bursary Application Form

The Old Mutual Group, through its Black Economic Empowerment initiative, offers bursaries for higher eduction to members of Trade Unions and their dependants. 

 

 

Closing date for applications: 

Please return the completed application form by 23rd September 2016.

DAAD Offer of Scholarship for Intake 2016/2017
July 2016 Supplementary/ 2nd Opportunity Examination Timetable

Download July Supplementary Examination Timetable

Alcohol and Substance Abuse Awareness Programme

Date: Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Venue: SRC Boardroom, Department: Student Services

Time: 11:30

National Measles and Rubella campaign: 11 July - 22 July 2016

The Department: Student Services will participate in the National Measles and Rubella campaign of the Ministry of Health and Social Services during which children from 9 months and adults up to 39 years will be vaccinated.

Date: 11 July - 22 July 2016

Venue: NUST Health Services Clinic

Time: 08:00 - 15:00

Staff members may bring their family members for the vaccination.

Bring your health passport along.

Canon Collins Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in South Africa, 2016 - 2018

Canon Collins Trust is pleased to offer a scholarship to study postgraduate program in the South Africa. Scholars from Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

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Notice of Expectation to Graduate

This form is to be completed by students who are expecting to obtain a certificate, higher certificate, diploma or degree in the upcoming graduation.

Admission to the Semester 1, 2016 Examinations for Students with Outstanding Debts

The Executive Management Committee (Exco) of the Namibia University of Science and Technology gathered all the evidence concerning the above matter and applied their minds to arrive at a decision that will be in the best interest of students

All NUST- NSFAF beneficiaries:

Please be informed that NAM-MIC will be issuing NUST – NSFAF CARDS to NSFAF beneficiaries again on  THURSDAY, 19 MAY 2016 from 7:30 -16:30 at the Engineering Basement. Students who did not get their cards yet can make use of this opportunity.

 
Cevarix 2nd Vaccination Clinic

NUST Health Services under the auspices of the Department: Student Services in conjunction with Omega Care are conducting a Cervarix Vaccination Clinic for all female staff, students and their daughters, from 9 years and upward (staff members can bring their daughters after school).

Date: Thursday, 20 May 2016
Venue: NUST Health Services Clinic
Time: 08:00 - 15:00

Career Orientation Day

The Career Guidance Services is organising a Career Orientation Day for its students  on Wednesday, 18 May 2016 in front of the Lecture block as from 11h00 until 15h00.

The objectives are:

• To help students to make informed decisions about their career choices;
• to  encourage students to  make use of the free vocational counselling services available;
• to  sensitize students about internship/experiential training opportunities that are available;
• and to  sensitize students about international  exchange programmes available.

 All students and staff are encouraged to attend.

National Recognition and levels of NUST and Polytechnic of Namibia Pre NQF Qualifications.
Tetanus Toxoid Vaccination for Women

NUST Health Services will conduct a clinic on Tetanus Vaccinations for female students and staff between the age of 15 and 49 years.

 

The objectives are:
• To prevent bacterial infections;
• sensitize women between the ages of 15 - 49 years about the importance of the vaccination which ensure safe motherhood;
• reduce mortality and morbidity rates; and
• increase access to Tetanus Vaccination information and services.
 
Dates: Tuesday, 17 May 2016
Venues: Nust Health Services 
Time: 08:00 - 12:00
 
All students are welcome
Leadership Workshop

A leadership workshop will be conducted for all students  Friday 13 May 2016 at 12:30 in the SRC Boardroom.  Please note this will be our last session for this semester due to the upcoming examinations.

 

 

First Friday Leadership Workshop

The Section: Student Counselling and HIV/AIDS Coordination Service is facilitating a session on “Thermostats and Thermometers - Effective Leadership changes the climate”.

Presenter: Mr Sydney Jaftha: African Leadership Institute

Date: Friday, 13 May 2016

Venue: SRC Boardroom

Time: 12:30 

FHAS Research Day 2016

Theme: “Promoting Science Through Research and Innovation” 

The Dean of the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences cordially invite you to the FHAS Research Day

Date: Friday, 13 May 2016 

Time: 07:30 - 16:30 

Venue: Auditorium, Ground Floor, FHAS Building 

 

 
All NUST- NSFAF beneficiaries:

NUST – NSFAF CARDS will be issued by NAM-MIC from the Engineering Basement SECTION B on the following days/dates.

 

Dates:  

THURSDAY, 12 MAY 2016 from 8:00 -12:00

FRIDAY, 13 MAY 2016 from 8:00 -17:00

 

Exam Preparation Workshop

The Section: Student Counselling and HIV/AIDS Coordination is facilitating a workshop on exam preparation.

The objectives are:

• Learn how to effectively prepare for the examination;
• develop an individual plan of study for the preparation of the examination;
• learn how to handle exam anxiety; and
• demonstrate specific examination-taking techniques.

Dates: Wednesday, 11 May 2016
Venues: SRC Boardroom
Time: 11:30 - 13:00

NBII - Innovation and Creativity Week Activities

11-22 April 2016 - UNESCO/NBII Youth Mobile Training of Trainers 

15 April 2016 - SANLAM Innovation Works

18 April 2016 - Business Model Development Atelier

19 April 2016 - Innovate Your Idea Workshop, Applied Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Innovation Talk

19-20 April 2016 - Project Management Training

20 April 2016 - Innovation Circle(The role of IP in Entrepreneurship)

21 April 2016 - Closing off Innovation and Creativity

Violence against Women and Children Programme - Part 2

The Violence against women and children programme is scheduled for Wednesday, 13 April 2016 at 11:30 - 13:00, SRC Boardroom, Office of the Dean of Students.

Commemoration of World TB day

NUST Health Services in conjunction with the MOHSS will conduct an Information session on TB in commemoration of World TB Day, scheduled for 12 April 2016 from 11h00 to 13h00, in the SRC Boardroom.

Cervarix Vaccination Clinic - 1st Vaccination- 14 April 2016

NUST Health Services under the auspices of the Department: Student Services in conjunction with Omega Care are conducting a Cervarix Vaccination Clinic for all female staff, students and their daughters, from 9 years and upward (staff members can bring their daughters after school).

Date: Thursday, 14 April 2016

Venue: NUST Health Services Clinic

Time: 08:00 - 15:00

Violence Against Women and Children Programme - Part 1 (DVD)

The Social Welfare Services section is presenting a movie on Violence against women and children: “Once Were Warriors”.

Land A Dollar Campaign Public Dialogue

All stakeholders and the public are herewith cordially invited to the public dialogue on the following: The Namibian property sector in context

Life @ NUST

If a close friend was thinking of studying at / working for NUST, describe ONE experience or event that you would tell them so that they understood what it’s like to study / work around here.

Youth Speak Movement Survey

Youth Speak survey short description, AIESEC, in partnership with the United Nations, is collecting the voice of the youth across the globe on their insights regarding the Sustainable Development Goals and how they can contribute towards achieving them.

Click here to take the survey

New Student Orientation Programme

Day 1: Saturday, 30 January 2016; Day 2: Monday, 1 February 2016; Day 3: Tuesday, 2 February 2016. Time: 08:00, Venue: Auditorium 1

New Student Orientation Programme

Day 1: Saturday, 30 January 2016; Day 2: Monday, 1 February 2016; Day 3: Tuesday, 2 February 2016. Time: 08:00, Venue: Auditorium 1

New Student Orientation Programme

Day 1: Saturday, 30 January 2016; Day 2: Monday, 1 February 2016; Day 3: Tuesday, 2 February 2016. Time: 08:00, Venue: Auditorium 1

Institutional Calendar 2016
Academic Welcome 2016 : Sustainable Innovation
NUST 2016 Fees Booklet

Click on Read More Button to Download the Namibia University of Science and Technology 2016 Fees Booklet

NUST New Students 2016

Registration Procedure for New Students as from 20 - 29 January 2016

NUST Senior Students 2016

Senior Students Self - Help Registration as from 11 - 20 January 2016

 

 

International Students Urgent Notice 2016

The Department of International Relations would like to transmit the following information on behalf of the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration to current and prospective NUST international students.

POST GRADUATE STUDY IN AUSTRIA

Academic staff and interested students are invited to apply for exchange opportunity at our partner University FH Joanneum in  Austria for fall 2016 or spring 2017. Deadline: 1 March 2016

Exceptation to Graduate April 2016

Expectation to Graduate April 2016. The form must be returned/submitted to the Polytechnic Reception, Polytechnic Regional Centres or must be mailed to the Office of the Registrar, Private Bag 13388, Windhoek, on or before 12 February 2016.

Go International Scholarship

Second and third year students from the Polytechnic are encouraged to apply for a semester exchange from March to July 2016 at the Kufstein – Tirol University of Applied Sciences in Austria. Deadline: 30 October 2015

Study Abroad Exchange 2016: Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland

All Polytechnic students are encouraged to apply for a single semester (five month) study abroad exchange from January to May 2016 at our partner Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland. Deadline: 1 November 2015

Study Abroad Exchange 2016: Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Science

All Polytechnic students are encouraged to apply for a single semester (five month) study abroad exchange from January to May 2016 at our partner Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences in Finland. Deadline: 1 November 2015

Parking on the streets around Polytechnic

Kindly note that traffic officers from the City of Windhoek  have started issuing parking violation tickets to motorists who wrongly park their vehicles on the streets around Polytechnic.

Chevening Scholarship

Date: Wednesday, 23 September 2015
Time: 11:30 - 12:00
Venue: Auditorium 2

7th Annual Logistics and Transport Workshop 2015

Theme: Logistics Success Stories and Best Practices, Date: 29 September - 02 October 2015, Fee: N$ 3500.00, Venue: Protea Hotel, Walvis-Bay, Namibia

October 2015 Graduation Form and Information

Return the completed form to the Examinations Department of the Polytechnic of Namibia not later than Friday, 02 OCTOBER 2015

Student Dinner 16th of October 2015

Date: 16 October 2015, Venue: Polytechnic Hotel School, Time: 18H00 for 18H30, Price: N$ 250.00 p.p See menu below, Dress Code: Semi-Formal Please RSVP before or on 12 October 2015

Abolishment of Special Rector's Examination and Implementation of 2nd Opportunity/Supplementary Examinations

Approved the implementation of 2nd opportunity/supplementary examiniations to be written a month after the 1st opportunity examination has been written.

Promoting Social Innovation in Namibia

Taking place on Wednesday, 16 September 2015 from 09:00 to 14:00 at NBII Cafe Wakey Wakey, NBII Village, 1-3 Glück Street, Windhoek West, Windhoek, NAMIBIA

Re-opening of Innovation Café

The Innovation Café is open for business!

For your breakfast, lunch & dinner. - Snacks and sweet delights also available Located at the NBII (Formerly known as NBIC, 1-3 Gluck Street, Windhoek West.

Zumbathon Admission Ticket

Taking place on Saturday, 19 September 2015 from 09:00 to 12:00 at THE STAGE, opposite the Boys’ Hostel

19th Polytechnic HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign

Scheduled from the 9 to 10 September 2015
HIV-AIDS Awareness Campaign

Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic

Scheduled for 03 September 2015from 08:00 to 12:00 at the Polytechnic Health Services (Clinic)

Notice! Hostel Application Form 2016

Please take note that HOSTEL APPLICATION forms for 2016 will be available at the Department Student Services as from Monday, 31 August 2015.

Date Rape & Sexual Harassment Workshop

Scheduled for Wednesday, 19 August 2015 at 11h30 in the SRC Boardroom, Department: Student Services.

Special Rector's Examination

24 – 28 AUGUST 2015

Pap Smear and Breast Examination Clinic

Scheduled for 06 August 2015 from 08:00 to 12:00 at the Polytechnic Health Services (Clinic)

Public Lecture Invitation: 4 August 2015

NSDI – Value, Policies, Strategy, ‘Good Practice’ and Experiences

Miss & Mr Polytechnic 2015 Tickets on Sale

14 August 2015 at the Windhoek Country Club Resort & Casino. Tickets are available at the Cashier from today, Thursday, 23 July 2014.

Relationship Workshop

Social Welfare Services under the auspices of the Department: Student Services is presenting the Relationship Workshop.

Special Rector's Examinations

24 July 2015 Due date for Applications

B360 Internship Announcement

Internship at Credit Suisse in Switzerland - your chance to start a promising career!
Internship Timing: February – April 2016 (3 months)
Registered Polytechnic student: Economics or Finance & Accounting
Registered Polytechnic student: Human Resources

Student Notice: Extended due dates

Please be informed about the extension of the following due dates to accomodate students due to the late release of results.

Alcohol & Substance Abuse Awareness Programme

Scheduled for Wednesday, 15 July 2015 at 11h30 in the SRC Boardroom, Department: Student Services.

INTERNATIONAL Internship Call for Applications

Polytechnic 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year students are encouraged to apply to the Disney Cultural Representative Program.

NSFAF Important Activities for 2015 Academic Year

The Fund has developed a comprehensive activity calendar that we wish to share with current and prospective benefciaries for the 2015 financial assistance academic year.