Saturday, November 18, 2017

Call Us: (+267) 318 1470


Facebook  LinkedIn   twitter

News (26)


Wednesday, 23 August 2017 06:09 Written by

Uncollected Certificates and Transcripts. The following candidates are requested to collect their certificates and transcripts at BOCODOL HQ. Please note that uncollected certificates will be returned to the awarding institution leading to extra costs when requested.

Click here to view the list

Registration - closing on the 4th August 2017

Wednesday, 02 August 2017 11:59 Written by
All learners admitted for programmes in 2017 are reminded that registration is still on and is ending on the 4th August 2017.
So hurry and register before it is too lateThis chance may note come again!!!!

BCOM, BBA and BBE programmes have been revised

Thursday, 29 June 2017 13:31 Written by

Please note that the BCOM, BBA and BBE programmes have been revised and the new ones will be offered effective July 2017. Therefore all current BCOM, BBA and BBE learners are advised to have cleared any outstanding courses from the old programmes by 2020. Thereafter, courses will be available from the new programmes only under new conditions.

Please also note that due to the revised programmes, there will be no articulation for BCOM students for the 2017/18 academic year as this will be a transition year to the new programme.



To those who have applied for BOCODOL programmes

Friday, 09 June 2017 08:37 Written by
To those who have applied for BOCODOL programmes.
Please be informed that the College has started processing the received applications  and those admitted will be notified starting the week of 12th June 2017. The notification will be done as and when the selection in a given programme is completed. 
Corporate Relations & Marketing.

All BOCODOL continuing learners are informed that Semester 2 Registration has started and that the deadline is 30th January 2017.

Receiving of applications and/or registration for Small Scale Business Management (SSBM), Community Based Work with Children and Youth (CBWCY) and Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) has been extended to 30th January 2017. Prospective learners are requested to contact their Regional Centres if they need assistance.

The Delivery Schedules have been released please note the information that affects you closely.


Tuesday, 13 December 2016 07:09 Written by

The Management of Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning(BOCODOL) wishes to inform all its stakeholders, partners, learners and the public at large that the College Headquarters and all the Regional Offices will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays from Monday 19th December 2016 until Thursday 5th January 2017. BOCODOL will reopen for business on Friday 6th January 2017.

BOCODOL Board of Governors, Management and Staff wish to thank you, its clients; stakeholders, learners and the public for the support and collaboration that you have accorded the College in the year 2016. We look forward to having a much more fruitful relationship in the year 2017.

BOCODOL Wishes you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Online Payment

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 14:32 Written by

For the past days we experienced challenges with online payment. Please note that the problem has been resolved and learners can now process their payment online at This include those applying for CIPS, SSBM and CBWCY  (Deadline is 30th December 2016) as well as those wishing to make upfront payments or deposits for Semester 2 (January 2017)

Thank you


Management of Student Account

Tuesday, 15 November 2016 06:47 Written by

Please note that the online payment facility is available for learners to pay at their convenience. This means that learners do not have to wait for the enrolment/registration period to make payments. Learners can manage their account by paying at any time such that at the time of registration, they have enough credit against the courses they would be registering for. In cases where the account will have been overpaid at a given period, the necessary refund process shall apply.



NOTICE: Semester Results Release

Wednesday, 29 June 2016 09:55 Written by

The semester 2 results are out; for queries contact your Region and complete the form. The decisions on Special Exam requests are as indicated in the results - SP; a timetable is included.

Click on this link to access the results;…/learner-information/results

Thank you

NOTICE: Semester Results Release Delay

Thursday, 23 June 2016 05:51 Written by

All continuing learners are informed that Semester results will not be released on Friday 24th as indicated on the Delivery Schedule but will instead be released by the 30th of June 2016. Online Registration for the Semester will commence on the 4th July 2016. Remember that you can register wherever you are and only come to the Regional Center to collect materials. All inconvenience is highly regretted


Status Update on Learner Selections for July 2016

Friday, 10 June 2016 10:01 Written by

The processing of learner selections for July 2016 is ongoing. We are currently verifying the data and expect to finish this exercise by 19 June 2016. The final selections will be done during the week of 20 June, 2016 and registrations will take place on 04 th – 15 th July 2016. Successful applicants will be notified by sms and through the College.

We apologise for the slight delay in responding to your applications.

Thank you.


Introduction of The Online Registration

Thursday, 04 February 2016 06:07 Written by

The Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning (BOCODOL) informs the general public, its learners and stakeholders about the full automation of the Online Application and Registration processes through the use of the Integrated Tertiary System (ITS). ITS manages student database and provides student information management, as well as integrating operations and ensuring consistency of information through integration of enrolment functions. Application and registration processes for all tertiary programmes will now be carried out online.

All students are required to register for Semester 2 online. The registration period has been extended to 13th February 2016. However, tutorials for the second semester will begin as scheduled on 6th February 2016. Online registration and payment guidelines can be accessed through the College website; The link is on Home Page under Online Services.
Thank you.

Tuition Fee Refund For Back-To-School Programme

Monday, 01 February 2016 08:19 Written by

The Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning (BOCODOL) will be refunding all citizen learners who had registered with the College for Junior Certificate (JC) and Botswana General Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE) subjects for the calendar years 2012, 2013 and 2014, and duly paid their tuition fees through Botswana Postal Services. Learners are required to present themselves at the Study Centre they registered with and collect reference numbers for refund. The refund is a result of the Back-to-School initiative by the Botswana Government implemented in 2012. The refund process is scheduled to commence on the 1st of February until 31st March 2016.

Learners who had paid, but their name do not appear on the list are advised to go to their respective Study Centres with a valid proof of payment to register their claims. Non-Citizen shall not be eligible for the refund.

To view the list of learners kindly click here.

Page 1 of 2