Construction Courses in Botswana

Construction is a general term meaning the art and science to form objects, systems, or organizations, and comes from Latin construction and Old French construction. To construct is the verb: the act of building and the noun is construction: how something is built, the nature of its structure.

Bachelor of Engineering (Construction Engineering & Management)

This service is intended for applicants seeking to enrol for a Certificate and Diploma in Highway Engineering, including short course training in Labour Based Technology at Roads Training Centre.

Who is eligible?

Diploma Training Qualifications

  • Roads Technician Certificate, BGCSE/ A levels or equivalent
  • Certificate in Civil Engineering

Certificate Training Qualifications

  • BGCSE or equivalent

Labour Based Technology

  • BGCSE or equivalent

How do I get this service?

What supporting documents are required?

  • Applicable Identity document
  • Certified copies of educational certificates

How long will this service take?

4 months.

How much does it cost?

Please refer to the Roads Training Centre Prospectus.

Where can I obtain this service?

Roads Training Centre

Plot 77202 Maruapula 


Tel: +(267) 3912755.

Where can I get more information on this Service

Public Relations Office

Department of Roads

Private Bag 0026


Tel: +(267) 3913511

Fax: +(267) 3915952

Toll Free Number – 17779


How long is a construction course?

2 years

Full time programme (2 years):

UCAS Code K220.

What are the courses under construction?

Related fields of study

  • Architecture (1)
  • Building Services (15)
  • Building Technology (1)
  • Carpentry (1)
  • Civil Engineering (2)
  • Construction Engineering (2)
  • Construction Project Management (7)
  • Construction Safety (1)

What are the 5 types of construction?

The Five Types of Building Construction

  • Fire-resistive.
  • Non-combustible.
  • Ordinary.
  • Heavy timber.
  • Wood-framed.