By | January 30, 2019

Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) March 2020 Intake

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NIMT March Intake 2020 (Download Application Form Here)


The Namibian Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) is able to offer governmental loan assistance training positions to a limited number of first year candidates who want to become qualified artisans and are interested in following a four year training route in one of the following disciplines/trades:

Fitting & Turning; Welding/Boilermaking; Electrical; Diesel/Petrol Mechanics; Autotronics; Instrumentation; Plumbing/Sheetmetal; Carpentry/Joinery; Bricklaying/Plastering; Air-conditioning/Refrigeration; Clothing Production; Electrical Millwright

For all the trades, Grade 12 is a pre-requisite for acceptance.

2020 March Application Requirements

To qualify:

1. The applicant’s parents may together not earn more than N$750,000.00 per annum

2. The Applicant must be a Namibian Citizen and not employed.

3. The applicant may not have obtained a NSFAF loan in the past.

4. He/She has to attach to this advertisement certified copies of:

  •  His/her National Cambridge/NSSCO Grade 12 results
  • Certificate with pass marks in Mathematics, Science and English.
  • Any other qualification e.g. N1, N2, N3 etc.
  • Testimonials
  • ID Card or Passport of applicant and both parents
  • Full Birth Certificate  Drivers licence (if any)
  • Latest payslip of both parents or pension card or death certificate

The NIMT does not provide a trainee with neither Accommodation nor Pocket Money

Closing date: Extended to 14th February 2020


We still have some open space in the following Trades:

Full Time Training:
Plumbing & Sheetmetal NBCT
Carpentry NBCT

Special Training:

Welding NBCT
Clothing Production NBCT
Carpentry NBCT

Closing date: 14 Feb 2020

Only for the above Trades contact NBCT

For any other enquiries:
NBCT Arandis 064-511900
NET Arandis 064-511800
NNC Tsumeb 067-224500
NSC Keetmanshoop 063-227600

All NIMT Campuses will start on:  

      Level 1 & Special Trainees:    24 February 2020

      Level 2, 3 & 4 Trainees:           02 March 2020

Private Sector sponsored trainees to finalise registration with the NIMT also before closing date.


On registration, (4, 6 & 8 March 2020) the following fees have to be paid:

Governmental/Loan Assistance Trainees:

Non-refundable registration fee: N$3,500.00

Additional: Accommodation/Transport: N$6,600.00 per semester (Only if you stay in NIMT’s rooms/use NIMT transport)

Annually a repayable loan to the amount of N$16,000.00 could be obtained from the GRN, but only for those trainees who have been accepted by the NIMT – in order to pay their part of their training costs. If a loan from the NSFAF was obtained previously, then NIMT needs written confirmation from the NSFAF that your training at NIMT will be funded.

Private Sector sponsored trainees:

Training fees: N$30,000.00

Additional: Accommodation/Transport: N$6,600.00 per semester (Only if you stay in NIMT’s rooms/use NIMT transport)

If you are interested and comply with the above requirements, kindly complete the undermentioned coupon and mail/fax it with the above mentioned documentation to:

The Executive Director: NIMT Private Bag 5025 Swakopmund
Fax: (064) 510 369 E-Mail:

NOTE: Only applications with all the required documentation will be considered. All documentation will become the sole property of NIMT and will only be returned if a self-addressed, stamped envelope accompanies your documentation.

Only short listed candidates will be informed telephonically and through an advert in the newspaper!

Read also : Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) 2020/2021 Application

Attached Document

Below is the 2020 March application form