BEng Mechanical & Energy Engineering

General

Program Description

This programme is designed to address the evolving needs of modern society. Engineers are central to providing sustainable, smart solutions to complex national and industrial challenges. They are involved in the delivery of new forms of power generation and the production of machines and systems for automotive, energy, heating and cooling systems. Students will be equipped with fundamental theoretical principles and skills to design, maintain and deliver complex engineering solutions including power plants, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), heat exchangers, fluid machineries, conventional energy plants using coal, oil and gas and renewable energy plants such as biomass, biodiesel, solar and wind energy systems.

Last updated October 2018

About the School

The Botswana International University of Science and Technology is a Government of Botswana supported institution established through the BIUST Act (CAP 57:05) as a research-intensive University that ... Read More

The Botswana International University of Science and Technology is a Government of Botswana supported institution established through the BIUST Act (CAP 57:05) as a research-intensive University that specializes in Engineering, Science and Technology at both undergraduate and graduate (Master’s and Doctoral) levels. It is located on an expansive and ecologically diverse 2,500-hectare site of gently sloping land in the Tswapong Hills, south-east of Palapye. The University is a national strategic initiative that is intended to serve as one of the key platforms for transforming Botswana’s economy from being resource based to knowledge-based through skills capacity building in Engineering, Science, and Technology. Read less