National University of Lesotho

HE Institution
Year of foundation: 
Member since: 
National University of Lesotho


Institutional postal address: 
National University of Lesotho PO 180 Roma Maseru District 100
Institutional e-mail: 
Institutional phone: 
+266 2234-0601 +266 2221-3000
Institutional fax: 
+266 2234-0000

Mission / Vision

NUL’s vision

NUL’s vision is to be a leading African university responsive to national needs; committed to high quality teaching, life-long learning, research and community service, respected nationally and internationally.

NUL’s Mission

NUL’s mission is to promote national advancement through innovative teaching, learning, research and professional services, producing high calibre and responsible graduates able to serve their communities with diligence.

NUL’s Values

Staff and students of NUL shall demonstrate a commitment to honesty, integrity, professionalism, excellent customer care, respect, tolerance, transparency and accountability in their dealings with colleagues and others. They shall be innovative, resourceful, collaborative, cherishing academic freedom and always striving for excellence.


To develop research capacity

To improve access and quality

to improve governance

to improve partnerships

Main activities

Community development in the Rome Valley.

Assist farmers on rural community

Provide support for orphans and vulnerable children

Provide support for affected with HIV/AIDS


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government