Research

Unisa signs MoA with Tianjin Polytechnic University of China

Strengthening relations between TJPU and CSET will create an environment for research, educational and training excellence, and an open exchange of ideas. Read more

Her research won’t be going into the spam folder

Dr Sebo Tladi is the first black South African to earn a PhD in Electronic Communications Law. Her research will assist consumers to be savvy and cautious when using e-mail and text messaging. Read more

Everything happens for a reason, including prison

Unisa lecturer and PhD student Mbongiseni Mdakane says studying psychology is a way to heal the 10 years he spent in a cell. Read more

CAES scientist has the earth at her feet in quest for knowledge about soil

Unisa’s Prof Veronica Ngole-Jeme has covered vast amounts of ground, from Nigeria and Central Africa to South Africa, in her fascination with soil. Read more

Unisans inaugurated as ASSAf and SAYAS members

Sonja Bosch and Chris de Wet join these esteemed academies in 2017, which will no doubt have a positive impact on the university as a whole. Read more

Unisan scoops 2017 NRF award

Diane Hildebrandt is the 2017 Champion of Research Capacity Development and Transformation at SA HEIs in honour of her contribution to the transformation of the country’s science community and landscape. Read more

Unisa women win at WiSA

Prof Azwihangwisi Mavhandu-Mudzusi is the 2017 Women in Science Awards Distinguished Woman Researcher in Humanities and Social Sciences, with Prof Venitha Pillay as runner up in the same category. Read more

When it comes to nuclear energy, knowledge is power

Unisa's Prof Jeanne Kriek says you have to have a good campaign to debate the pros and cons and influence people with facts rather than unsubstantiated assumptions. Read more

Innovation in water management

Prof Bhekie Mamba's win at the 2017 NSTF-South32 Awards has generated a great deal of media interest. Listen to his radio interviews with Radio 2000, Ikwekwezi FM, and SAfm. Read more

Unisa staff member appointed as one of three SARIMA VPs

In his new role, Ayanda Noma, Unisa’s Director of the Innovation and Technology Transfer Directorate, will lead the development of a strategy to grow the disciplines in the region. Read more