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About UNISWA

UNISWA in Figures

Student Enrolment per Faculty for the 2010/2011 Academic Year

Faculty of Agriculture

856

Faculty of Commerce

524

Faculty of Education

439

Faculty of Health Sciences

431

Faculty of Humanities

355

Faculty of Science

371

Faculty of Social Science

570

Institute of Distance Education

1851

Institute of Post-Graduate Studies

159

Total

5556

Student Enrolment per Campus for the 2010/2011 Academic Year

Kwaluseni Campus

4220

Luyengo Campus

905

Mbabane Campus

431

Total

5556

 Foreign Student Enrolment by Country of Origin for the 2010/2011 Academic Year

Botswana

11

Ghana

1

Japan

1

Kenya

2

Lesotho

1

Mozambique

1

Nigeria

1

Tanzania

5

Uganda

2

Zambia

9

Zimbabwe

8

Total

42

 Academic and Administrative Staff

The University has 360 Academic and Administrative Staff; of these 208 are male, 152 are female. Swazi citizens fill 268 of the posts.

Finances

The University of Swaziland depends largely on the Swaziland Government subvention and tuition fees for recurrent and capital funding. The Swaziland Government’s subvention constitutes 83% of the funding and tuition fees account for 13% of the University’s revenue. University accounts are audited by a registered audit firm and the audited financial statements are submitted to Parliament annually.

The Revenue and Expenditure figures the 2010/2011 financial year were:

Revenue 2010/2011

Recurrent Subvention

E

269, 288, 217

Student Tuition fees

E

48, 439, 922

Residence Fees

E

11, 124, 678

Refectory income

E

6, 741, 022

Bookshop sales

E

15, 524, 603

Interest revenue

E

4, 608, 894

Other income

E

9, 726, 736

Total

E

365, 454, 072

 

 

Expenditure 2010/2011

 

Books

E

16, 817, 686

Building & Maintenance

E

5, 733, 203

Consumables

E

6, 524,239

Contract Staff Passages

E

2, 758,282

Food supplies

E

6, 104, 480

Personnel costs

E

258, 646, 695

Service and maintenance

E

2, 415, 050

Utilities

E

7, 485, 909

Other costs

E

55,165, 067

Total

E

361, 677, 611