Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is becoming increasingly important locally and worldwide. In recognition of this, the Law Faculty of the University of Namibia will, from 2012, offer a Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution. The Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution is an academic programme for persons seeking specialised education in alternative dispute resolution theory and practice.
For admission to the Diploma Arbitration and Dispute Resolution the general UNAM requirements apply, namely that the applicant holds a School Leaving Certificate i.e. Namibian Senior Secondary Certificate (NSSC) Ordinary or Higher Level or a recognized equivalent qualification. A student must obtain a minimum of 25 point in five subjects according to UNAM rating with at least an C symbol in English as a Second Language or higher.
Duration of Studies:
The Diploma Arbitration and Dispute Resolution will be offered over a minimum study period of two (2) years and a maximum study period of four (4) years.