University Of Swaziland Faculty Of Humanities

University Of Swaziland Faculty Of Humanities

The major vocation of the Faculty of Humanities is to engender high quality university standard education, research, and community service. The Faculty aims to develop critical skills, competitiveness, as well as conceptual, analytical and evaluative competencies amongst its clientele in order to promote their smooth integration into the job market and the academic quest for post-graduate studies.

Departments and Subject Offerings

The Faculty of Humanities has the following academic departments:

  • Academic Communication Skills
  • African Languages and Literature
  • English Language and Literature
  • History
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Theology and Religious Studies

The Faculty offers undergraduate programmes and some departments within the Faculty also offer post-graduate programmes. Information about the post-graduate programmes can be obtained from the Institute of Post-Graduate Studies.
Undergraduate Programmes

  • Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts (Humanities)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication)


  • Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa – Swaziland Chapter

Contacting the Faculty

The Dean
Faculty of Humanities
University of Swaziland
Private Bag 4
Telephone:        (+268) 2518 4011
Fax:                  (+268) 2518 5276