Facts & figures
With a total student body in the region of 350 000, Unisa offers a diverse choice of study fields at levels from certificate to degree. In 2011, the South Africa Survey issued by the SA Institute for Race Relations, stated that Unisa is South Africa’s most productive university, accounting for 12,8% of all degrees conferred by a total of 23 public universities and universities of technology.
This, combined with the fact that Unisa has increased its African student population to the extent that they are now in the majority, leaves no doubt that Unisa is the university contributing most to the transformation of the South African higher education landscape.
Get details on the number of students that applied and enrolled at Unisa in 2012 as well as the number of students per college.
Our course success rate has increased significantly in 2006, exceeded the Ministerial target for the first time in 2011.
We offer an unparalleled range of study choices in a variety of disciplines. We have graduates studying for 819 formal qualifications in 2012.
Find out the total number of Unisa staff members, divided by gender, race and category.