Computer Science, B.Sc. | Namibia University of Science and Technology | Windhoek, Namibia
36 months
2540 USD/year
2540 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Computer Science from Namibia University of Science and Technology aims at providing educational opportunities for students who are interested in and motivated to work as Computer Scientists, Software Developers, Systems Administrators or Communication Networks Specialists.


This Bachelor of Computer Science from Namibia University of Science and Technology is purposefully designed to provide skilful, competent and motivated graduates for the increasing and numerous challenging tasks of Computing and Information Technology (CIT) in the country and the Khomas region at large. 

Students will have the opportunity to develop the required cognitive/intellectual skills, practical as well as key transferable skills, and apply these to address/solve CIT related problems/ challenges in the context of an organisation, or the community.

 Overall, this  Computer Science degree specifically aims to:

  • Provide students with a sound foundation in the fundamental concepts, theories, frameworks and problem-solving techniques of CIT;
  • Develop the ability of students to analyse information from a wide range of sources;
  • Equip students with the requisite skills to work effectively as individuals and as members of a team;
  • Enable students to communicate effectively in the workplace.

Career Possibilities: 

Computer Scientist, Software Developer, Systems Administrator or Network Specialist.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Basic Science 
  • Mathematics for IT 
  • Programming 
  • Principles of English Language 
  • Management Information Systems
  • Computer Organisation and Architecture 
  • Object Oriented Programming Programming
  • Information Competence 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




365 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates may be considered for admission to the Bachelor of Computer Science if they meet the Namibia University of Science and Technology’s General Admission Requirements (GI2.1 in Part 1 of the Yearbook). 
  • In addition, students must have a minimum D - symbol in NSSC Mathematics at Ordinary Level, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2540 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2540 USD per year during 36 months.
  • N$ 39,910 / year 1

Living costs for Windhoek

10175 - 12578 NAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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