Namibia Campus
Namibia Campus

The Namibia Campus hosts a wide range of research activities along with our new Future Tech Lab which provides the remote presence link back to Finland.




Trailblazing first UNESCO Summer School held in Africa – the UNESCO Southern Summer School 2020

The University of Namibia in  partnership with The  University of Turku from Finland and the Universita della Svizzera Italiana from Switzerland, hosted, earlier this year,  a first of its kind “The 2020 UNESO chair South Summer school”.

First Research Academy Seminars

The first two Research Academy seminars and workshops took place between 28th - 29th October at the UNAM main campus in Windhoek and  the same set was realized in Ongwediva  at UNAM JEDS campus 31st October -1st November. The original programmes can be found here and here. Below are a few photos of the event:

Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony for the new Namibia Campus took place on the 5th November 2019 in the newly renovated FT-Lab facilities. Here are a few photos from that event:

Campus Renovation Stage 1

The first stage of renovation has been completed at our Namibia campus, and here are a few photos. This stage involved clearing the original space, installing new walls, carpets, staging and basic furniture. Stage 2 will be the installation of technological infrastructure and stage 3 will be the state-of-the-art remote presence studio.


Head of Windhoek Campus