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Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

What we offer

As a student of CIMA course you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

Who is this course for

Our CIMA course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Passionate about Accounting
  • Looking for a career in a commercial organization
  • Looking into a supervisory or managerial position in accounting

Career prospects

  • Accountant
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Management Accountant
  • Assistant to the Management Accountant
  • Bookkeeper

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BCom in Digital Marketing

Digital marketing is one of the fastest-growing and in-demand skills in the industry. The Bachelor of Commerce in Digital Marketing degree program will equip learners with the skills required to identify the right message and the right digital platforms to deliver this message for maximum impact. Digital marketing also helps in the understanding of conventional marketing approaches and how technology is used in areas such as Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Mobile Marketing, E-Mail Marketing and Affiliate Marketing through the development and implementation of Digital Marketing Strategy.

What we offer

Candidates admitted to this program will benefit from the following:

  • A competency-based curriculum that emphasizes the comprehensive development of fundamental hands-on advanced digital marketing skills.
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • It opens doors for aspiring data scientists and related professions.
  • Partner with local organizations to provide students with real-world experience where they are defining problems, collecting data, cleaning that data and interpreting the outcomes.
  • A cutting-edge training facility and an excellent online learning platform.
  • Qualified and BQA-certified instructors with extensive academic and industry experience.

Graduates of this program can

  • Apply digital marketing concepts, principles, strategies processes, theories and practices that can form the foundation for professional judgement and or research in a way that become a habit of mind and relevant to the business environment
  • Apply quantitative and qualitative methods in digital marketing that enable the student to collect analyze and interpret data to inform digital marketing strategy development.
  • Communicate ideas, verbally, orally, electronically and in writing effectively to different audiences in the field of Digital Marketing.
  • Identify and apply appropriate technology solutions to implement a Digital Marketing strategy and to communicate services, products and branding messages to a specific target market.

  • Develop digital marketing campaigns specific to selected technologies to promote and enhance interaction between business and customers/clients.

Skills you will need:

  • Techno savvy
  • Versatility and suppleness
  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Organisational skills
  • Effective decision-making
  • Effective communication
  • Communication and networking skills
  • Attention to detail and the ability to listen
  • Creative business solving skills
  • Decision-making skills

Career prospects

  • Digital Marketing Manager/Executive
  • Marketing and Communication Officer
  • Advertising and Marketing Professional
  • Graphic and Multimedia Designers
  • Digital Analytics
  • Digital Project Manager
  • Mobile Marketing Specialist.
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Digital Media Coordinator
  • Marketing Executive

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc in Data Science

Data Science is concerned with extracting intelligence from data. This is done by applying cutting-edge techniques from Statistics, Mathematics and Computer Science. The amount of data involved ranges typically from small, medium, and big scales and of different formats. The techniques used to understand the modern abundance of data are at the intersection of computing and mathematics, including statistics and machine learning, and there is a high demand in the industry. In our daily lives, we are involved in activities that generate vast amounts of data, e.g., social media, shopping, finance, and biological processes. A qualification in bachelor’s in Data Science is thus in line with the mandate. Furthermore, the qualification will aid in making data-driven decisions in the bid to attain Sustainable Environment and Sustainable Economic Development.

What we offer

Candidates admitted to this program will benefit from the following:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instils not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • It opens doors for aspiring data scientists and related professions.
  • Partner with local organizations to provide students with real-world experience where they are defining problems, collecting data, cleaning that data and interpreting the outcomes.
  • Recognizes issues in everyday business, and applies data science for a better understanding of data-driven management decisions to get an edge over the competition.

Graduates of this program can

  • Apply data-driven model in various fields like finance, biology, health, education, agriculture and another field.
  • Communicate in technical and non-technical terms concepts of Data Science in different sectors of the economy.
  • Develop new data and processing models.
  • Apply developed models to various problems.
  • Develop multiple programming languages used for expressing solutions.
  • Safeguard the ethical use of data in all aspects of their profession.
  • Work effectively in a team.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Develop research skills.
  • Develop entrepreneurial skills.

Career prospects

  • Data Analyst
  • Data Mining Engineer
  • Data Architect
  • Data Scientist
  • Senior Data Scientist
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Machine Learning Scientist
  • Clinical Data Managers.

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be affected due to regulatory requirements.

BCom in Investment and Banking

The qualification is designed for prospective graduates seeking to develop business skills and competencies to start and grow small businesses and contribute to economic growth and the creation of sustainable job opportunities. Many big companies across the globe started small and grew into conglomerates.  Hence, the key thrust of the programme is to develop business owners or managers capable of scaling up business entities and transforming economies across the globe. The programme is underpinned by both theoretical and practical modules to enrich the learners’ experience and prepare them to make significant contributions to the economy as employers or employees.

What we Offer

Candidates who enroll in this programme can benefit from:

  • A competency-based curriculum that places emphasis on the holistic acquisition of critical skills in corporate finance, investments, accounting, research and management, and banking.
  • Practically oriented learning in fully-fledged computer labs to apply relevant and upcoming software in the investment and banking field.
  • Qualified and BQA certified lecturers with vast experience
  • Guest lectures by leading banking and investment experts

Graduates of this programme can;

  • Develop strategies that drive the operations of financial institution
  • Effectively communicate financial information and its implications on investment decisions
  • Advise on mergers and acquisitions
  • Manage financial risk and advise in international trade transactions
  • Develop and implement credit policies for financial institutions
  • Evaluate macroeconomic factors and give advice on their effect on financial institutions
  • Analyse and evaluate the financial information
  • Manage investments and develop risk mitigation measures
  • Evaluate the long-term profitability of investments and provide advise to investors
  • Develop new businesses ideas and help improve existing ones
  • Develop and implement corporate governance guidelines for financial institutions

Skills you will need

  • An interest in the financial institutions and how they function
  • Willingness to work long hours
  • Excellent skills in excel
  • Good analytical skills, and the ability to see the big picture
  • Energetic and an intense desire to learn
  • Highly organised and effective decision making
  • Internet Savvy
  • Enthusiasm and dedication
  • Excellent mathematics skills
  • Good planning and organizational abilities
  • Strong personal and people skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Adaptability and flexibility

Career Prospects

Entry and operations level jobs in the finance industry, including:

  • Investment
  • Banking
  • Portfolio Management
  • Accounting
  • Estate Administration
  • Taxation
  • Auditing
  • Corporate Governance
  • Stock Brokers
  • Market Analyst
  • Consultancy: Public and Private Sector

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc in Computer Networking

This qualification is designed to produce graduates with the theoretical and practical skill set to apply the latest technologies and tools in networks. The graduate can be ready with the necessary skills to build small, mid and large enterprise network solutions for the organizations. In addition, it offers new applications which can be effectively used in Computer Networking.

What we offer

Some of the core concepts of BSc in Computer Networking are:

  • Basic networking topics (LANs, WANs, Ethernet, and so on)
  • Troubleshooting and solving network problems
  • Wireless technologies (such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth) and security
  • Security for various network types, including basic computer forensics
  • Authentication types and their respective configurations and management
  • Network design and implementation

Who is this course for?

  • Wishing to build your career in the area of Network Infrastructure.
  • Have a knack for problem solving for network issues.

Career prospects

  • Network Specialist  
  • Network Technician 
  • Network Administrator 
  • Network Analyst 
  • Network Manager 
  • Network Engineer 
  • Network Solutions Architect

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BCom in Risk Management

This qualification provides basic, technical and advanced skills in risk management and insurance. It covers areas such as economics, information technology, accounting, research, risk management, insurance and management which are vital for the success of risk professionals. It develops the knowledge, skills and competencies of risk practitioners who would be employed anywhere in the world. It’s targeted at those wishing to enter the financial sector, commercial banking sector, investment sector, corporate finance, insurance sector, investment banking, multinational companies, public sector companies and accounting firms as financial analysts, financial planners, financial consultants, venture capital professionals, etc.

What we offer

As a graduate of Bcom in Risk Management you will:

  • Obtain a qualification that is competitive the world over and be able to share their competencies within the global village. 
  • Receive instruction from academic and industry professionals coupled with the opportunity for student exchange programmes that give you an edge in your career 
  • Receive knowledge, skills and competencies that will enable you to combine the various finance, insurance and risk management skills and you become proficient in developing financial policies and apply them in line with your profession. 
  • Gain access to opportunities for continuous personal development, growth in intellectual capacity, economic activity and contribute to the economy in general. 

Who is this course for?

Our Bcom in Risk Management is a great fit if you’re:

  • Looking into developing your understanding of modern finance theories and applications.
  • Want a career as a Risk Consultant, Risk Manager, Compliance Officer and Educationist.
  • Drawn to the multifaceted Finance and insurance sector which always has a need for new professionals with different skills and interests.

Career prospects

  • Chief Risk Officers / Takers
  • Underwriters
  • Financial Advisors
  • Educationist
  • Financial Risk Managers
  • Compliance and Governance Managers
  • Insurance Brokers/ Insurance Adjusters 
  • Investment Analysts
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Credit Analysts
  • Captive Insurers

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BBA in Small Business Management

The qualification is designed for prospective graduates seeking to develop business skills and competencies to start and grow small businesses and contribute to economic growth and creation of sustainable job opportunities. Many big companies across the globe started small and grew into conglomerates.  Hence, the key thrust of the programme is to develop business owners or managers  capable of scaling up business entities and transforming economies across the globe. The programme is underpinned by both theoretical and practical modules to enrich the learners’ experience and prepare them to make significant contributions in the economy as employers or employees.

What we Offer

As a student of BBA in Small Business Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective area of interest.

Our BBA in Small  Management programme is a great fit if you’re:

  • Interested in establishing your own business
  • Seeking an opportunity to grow and manage a business
  • Interested in pursuing a career in business development and management.
  • Looking to launch a business or are interested in running a company or startup.
  • Keen on developing and growing small businesses and impacting your community
  • Interested in acquiring research skills. 
  • Seeking acquisition of presentation skills, marketing intelligence and other competencies required to work effectively in any business setting

Who the course is for?

This programme is for those seeking to develop competency in business development especially of small businesses,  those that want to acquire skills and competencies in business development and management as well those who aspire to work in the business development area as well those that want to acquire skills and competencies in growing and upscaling small businesses, those seeking to acquire knowledge on the intricacies of starting, growing and sustaining small businesses. The programme will also be beneficial to those seeking personal and professional growth as well those that aspire to impact their communities through imparting business development and management skills.  

Career Prospects

Graduates of this programme can become:

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Consultants
  • Business Analysts
  • Managers of Venture Capital Firms
  • Sales and Marketing Executives
  •  Customer Relationship  Managers
  • General Managers
  • Business Development Managers
  • Small Business Owner/Operator  

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Hospitality Management

The Bachelor of Science with Honors in Hospitality Management is targeted at those who wish to enter the Hospitality and Tourism sector and build a career in Hotel Operations by carefully combining theoretical and practical learning to ensure that graduates have both the knowledge and the skills to succeed in Botswana’s Hospitality industry.

 

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Hospitality Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Hospitality Management course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Looking to build a career in the hospitality industry
  • In possession of good marketing and presentation skills
  • Curious about facts and figures

 

Career Prospects

  • Restaurant managers
  • Food and Beverage Managers
  • Guest Relations Managers
  • Front Office Managers
  • Executive Housekeepers
  • Rooms divisions Managers
  • Reservations Managers
  • Sales and Marketing Managers
  • Tourism and Hospitality Consultants
  • Researchers and Lecturers

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management

This course combines Science, Business and Information Technology to ensure that students who undertake it come out furnished with the necessary skills they will need to work in middle to senior management grades in clinical and hospital settings or physicians’ offices as Health Data & Information Managers, Bio Statisticians, Medical Informaticians, Data Quality Managers, Researchers, and Public Health Information Managers or Officers.

 

What we offer

As a student of BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our BSc (Hons) in Health Information Management course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Interested in working in a hospital or clinical setting, or a physician’s office.
  • In possession of good research, data collection and analytical talents.
  • In display of great creative, critical, logical and analytical thinking skills.

 

Career Prospects

  • Health Data & Information Management Officer/Manager
  • Medical Informatician
  • Data Quality Manager & Researcher
  • Public Health Information Manager/Officer
  • Inpatient and Outpatient HIM Coder & Coding Educator
  • Director – Coding Operations Hospital
  • HIM Analyst/Coder
  • HIM Programme Director
  • Medical Coding Manager

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our admissions department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.

BEng (Hons) in Computer Engineering

A Computer Engineering student studies the design of systems such as hardware, software, digital systems and computers. They focus on the digital device programming and interfacing between devices and users. Graduates can work in areas which use a combination of embedded software and hardware such as the development of mobile phones, alarm systems and x-ray equipment. They can also carry out Computer system design, Scientific Research and Development, Computer and Electronic Manufacturing, work in Telecommunications, trade and public administration.

 

What we offer

As a student of BEng (Hons) in Computer Engineering you will:

  • Benefit from the holistic teaching approach that instills not just the knowledge but the practical skills that will be deployed throughout your career.
  • Leverage on opportunities to learn directly from peers and professionals in the industry through exchange programmes, internships and industrial training placements.
  • Graduate with an internationally recognized qualification from Botho University that will see you become a qualified and competitive professional in your respective industry.

 

Who is this course for?

Our BEng (Hons) in Computer Engineering course is a great fit if you’re:

  • Keen on working in computer and electronic manufacturing
  • In possession of mathematical, logical, programming and designing skills
  • Interested in the designs of systems such as hardware, software and digital systems

Career prospects

  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Scientist
  • Hardware Engineer
  • Network Engineer
  • System Analyst
  • Computer Engineer
  • IT Specialist
  • IT Professional

 

* Important note: The programmes offered in this website/advert are accredited by BQA and offered at Botho University at the time of publication. Please refer to your offer letter from our Admissions Department for any changes in programme name or duration that may be effected due to regulatory requirements.