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NanoWS Prof Edward Nxumalo talks about the second African Membrane Society International Congress to be hosted by CSET at the Unisa Science Campus in July. Read more

Meet the new Deputy Executive Dean of CSET

Dr Mukondeleli Katumba aims to make the college curriculum more relevant while maintaining a global competitive edge. Read more

Keeping Unisa’s research flag flying high!

Unisa wishes Bonisiwe Seshabela and Sebabatso Maifadi of CSET the best of luck at the FameLab SA National finals on 9 May. Read more

Africa-centred energy technologies are safe and sustainable

Through community-engaged research, Unisa’s Safe and Sustainable Energy Project is innovating purpose-fit solutions to living conditions in the Thembelihle informal settlement near Lenasia. Read more

PhD student explores deep mysteries of the universe

When an African scientist with a dream and a world-famous nuclear research centre come together, the results can only be spectacular. Read more

Unisa water tests reveal startling clues about health and lifestyles in SA

Traces of heroin, cocaine, statins, fibrins, and other drugs, both medicinal and recreational, are showing up in treated wastewater in Gauteng. Read more

Building a partnership in bioscience, engineering, and environmental science

Delegates from Ghent University visited Unisa earlier in March to discuss strengthening ties between the two institutions. Read more

Unisa’s youngest female PhD star sparkles shiningly

Dr Shandré Jansen van Rensburg received the 2017 Elsevier Women in Research award for the youngest female doctoral graduate last year. Read more

Source of listeriosis outbreak found

The statistics as at 2 March 2018 showed that the current listeriosis outbreak had caused close to 180 fatalities and almost 950 laboratory-confirmed cases of listeriosis in South Africa since December 2017. Read more

Maaza honoured with R1.2 million Kwame Nkrumah award

The incumbent of the UNESCO-Unisa Chair in Nanosciences and Nanotechnology has been recognised at a continental level for his pioneering work in science and technology. Read more