Strategic Elements




The Department of Computer Science (DCS) will be a leading academic Centre of Excellence in Africa and the World in the field of computing. 


To advance the intellectual and human resource capacity of the Nation and the International community in the field of computing


In addition to the UB-wide values, DCS will also promote the following values:


Staff welfare: by creating a conducive social and working environment that promotes productivity.

Student support: by creating a conducive environment where hardworking students are rewarded by gaining a great amount of knowledge

Cultural pluralism: by recognizing the diversity of cultures.

Participatory decision making: by active and meaningful involvement of the department as a stakeholder in matters relating to the core business of the institution, especially in areas of its expertise (e.g. IT issues)



·      To provide a conducive environment for teaching, learning and research

·      To develop quality and relevant academic programs

·      To increase  post graduate enrolment

·      To strengthen and expand research

·      To provide service to the nation and beyond

·      To develop and sustain strategic partnerships

·      To enhance international recognition

Contact Details :
4775 Notwane Rd. Gaborone, Botswana Private Bag UB 0022. Tel: +(267) 355 0000 Gaborone, Botswana