Namibia University of Science and Technology

Namibia University of Science and Technology is a university in Namibia. Namibia University of Science and Technology is a large public university located in Windhoek with 11235 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1994. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Namibia University of Science and Technology is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. The graduation rate of Namibia University of Science and Technology is 75,4 (bachelors) and 55,41 (masters). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the Namibia University of Science and Technology is strongest in Regional Engagement. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 6 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Namibia University of Science and Technology
13 Storch Street
9000 Windhoek
Namibia
264 61 2072003

http://www.nust.na/

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Compare Namibia University of Science and Technology to other universities

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Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduation rate

75.4

%
B

0

100

Masters graduation rate

55.41

%
D

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

55.92

%
C

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Above 0 to 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

0

%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

0

100

Graduation rate long first degree

0

100

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

0.44

D

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

83

D

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.007

D

0

13.53

External research income

0

282.88

Art related output

0

1.99

Top cited publications

3.7

%
D

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

11.8

B

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

1.31

%
D

0

100

Strategic research partnerships

369

Professional publications

0

4,589.01

Open Access Publications

25

A

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

3.6

%
C

0

29.9

Income from private sources

4.14

D

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

0

E

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0

E

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0

%
E

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

1.66

%
A

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%
E

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

5.05

%
D

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Student mobility

0.01

D

0

1

International academic staff

34.04

%
A

0

100

International joint publications

86.7

%
A

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

95

%
A
more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

100

%
A
more than 75%

Student internships in the region

88.73

%
B

0

100

Regional joint publications

12

%
D

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

8.33

%
C

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

33.3

B

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

30

%

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