The current literacy rate in Namibia is about 65%. With the focus on teach training and upgrading of educational facilities, an estimated 94% of children between the ages of seven and 18 years now attend school.

There are over 1450 schools in the country.

The University of Namibia (UNAM) and the Polytechnic of Namibia provide tertiary education. In addition there are two agricultural colleges and our colleges of education throughout the country.

The IIT Education Center at Schoemanshoek, Windhoek provides information technology and computer education.