B.Sc. On Campus

Agriculture (Animal Science) (Honours)

University of Namibia

48 months
1810 USD/year
460 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Faculty of Agriculture, Engineering & Natural Sciences from University of Namibia is an internationally recognised citadel of knowledge and a robust ecosystem for discovery and innovation, offering courses at Diploma, BSc Honours, MSc, and PhD levels to Namibian, SADC, and international students such as the Agriculture (Animal Science) (Honours) program.


The Mission of the Agriculture (Animal Science) (Honours) program from University of Namibia is to promote sustainable agricultural and natural resource development and management in Namibia through teaching, research and extension services to communal and commercial farming communities.

The objectives of the School are:

  • to provide education and training, aimed at producing degree level graduates in the fields of Agriculture and Natural
  • Resources, who will be well equipped with knowledge, skills and attitudes that will help improve agricultural productivity and promote sustainable agricultural development, wise use of resources and increase Namibia’s food security;
  • to conduct research aimed at extending the frontiers of knowledge relevant to Namibia’s environment, natural resources and agriculture.
  • to provide advisory, consultancy and extension services on the proper and sustainable use of Namibia’s agricultural and natural resources to the communities.
  • to catalyze increased production and productivity of Namibia’s natural resources.
  • to help create meaningful employment in both the public and private sector including self-employment; and
  • to promote an environment that will enhance equity and access to education and training in Agriculture and Natural Resources development and management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Animal Nutrition
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Animal Health
  • Animal Breeding
  • Farm Planning and Management
  • Animal Anatomy & Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




548 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BSc in Agriculture (Hons): Candidates must have obtained a “C” symbol in Mathematics and Biology, and at least a “D” symbol in Physical Science, Chemistry or Physics
  • High School results
  • Radiological Report
  • Deed of Surety Form
  • Medical Certificate (original)
  • Two (2) Passport size photos
  • Admission letter from UNAM
  • Proof of Registration from UNAM
  • Proof of accommodation in Namibia
  • Completed main application form and visa form
  • Police Clearance from home country (compulsory)
  • Reasons for studying in Namibia (write one paragraph)
  • Proof of medical aid/ insurance (valid and active)*.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 905 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 230 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • Namibian students: 3500 N$ per semester
    • Non SADC students: 13800 N$ per semester

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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