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IUM to Establish a Student Entrepreneurship Development Programme

IUM and Wadhwani Foundation have signed a MoU on Entrepreneurship Development. Through this collaboration, IUM will introduce and/or strengthen entrepreneurship education through deployment of a systematic approach to optimise and increase the impact of lecturers and training programmes in entrepreneurship education.

IUM Stretches its training wings to West Africa

IUM’s short course CIIP offers courses to improve professional management performance at all levels in the private and public sectors. This time around, the Centre has attracted a team from the Medical and Health Workers Union Nigeria (MHWUN) who sought its services to train its senior staff in Advanced Strategic Management.

IUM and Outjo Municipality Sign a Memorandum of Agreement

IUM and the Municipality of Outjo signed a Memorandum of Agreement recently. The agreement states that IUM will run academic programmes in the town of Outjo.The University will, once again, expand its teaching, training, research, and community outreach to the Outjo community and its surroundings.

IUM and UNAM Sign a Cooperation Agreement

IUM and UNAM have signed a joint Declaration of Cooperation to expand on their existing working relationship on 16 February 2017. The agreement states (i) a collaboration among faculty and staff members in the areas of research, teaching, and other academic pursuits, (ii) exchange of visits by students, (iii) joint research activities, and (iv) exchange of information materials on education, training and research matters between the two Universities.

IUM Academic Year 2017 Officially Kicks off.

The IUM Windhoek Campuses' annual Academic Official Opening was hosted on 08 February 2017 at Dorado Park Main Campus as the Management, Staff and Students gathered in large numbers by means of one family. During his Keynote address, Dr. David R. Namwandi Founder and Chair of the Governing Council confirmed that, following humble beginnings over two decades ago, the University is still firm and progressing in line with its vision and mission.

Deputy Minister of Education, Sports and Culture addresses IUM First Student Teachers.

Hon. Ester Anna Nghipondoka, Deputy Minister of Education, Arts and Culture delivered a motivational speech to the first intake of IUM student teachers on 07 February 2017at Dorado Park Main Campus. She highlighted the important role teachers played in the development of the country and called on student teachers to understand, at the onset, what it entails to be a teacher while they contextualised themselves by looking at the developmental stage of the country in line with global developmental trends.

IUM and NCRST sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

The International University of Management (IUM) and the National, Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 02 February 2017 at Dorado Park Main Campus, to strengthen Research, Development and Innovation at IUM, in line with the priority areas as outlined in the National Programme on Research, Science and Technology, and jointly promote and achieve the national development goals as articulated in Vision 2030 and NDP 5. The MoU was signed by Prof. Kingo Mchombu, Acting Vice Chancellor of IUM and Dr. Eino Emvula, Chief Executive Officer of NCRST.


The unveiling of the multimillion dollar IUM Nkurenkuru New Academic Building was held on the 29 November 2016 in Kavango west region. The Former Namibian President Dr Hifikepunye Pohamba in his keynote address which was delivered on his behalf by Mr Peter Mwatile, the Executive Director in his office, applauded IUM for becoming a key player in the provision of higher education and training in Namibia.