University of Botswana
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's or specialized degree (4-5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Upper half of class II, division ii.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official transcript/record; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1982 after the University of Botswana and Swaziland split into two schools, once served three countries as the University of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland. Usual admission requirement: Cambridge Overseas School Certificate (12 years of education).
|70- 79%||Class II, division i|
|60- 69%||Class II, division ii|
Individual subject grades reported in percentages as noted above; grades reported annually. Degree programs classified on basis of performance in years 3 and 4; degrees awarded with honours or as pass.
Language of instruction: English.
Master's Degrees: 1.5 years after specified first degree; usually by coursework and thesis, degrees not classified.
Last updated: May 09, 2005