News & Events

CSET postgrads scoop awards

Two postgraduate students in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology recently walked away with awards at a prestigious symposium. Read more

The SRC exists to serve all students

The first article in a new series on student governance structures at Unisa takes an in-depth look at the Unisa Student Representative Council. Read more

Alone no longer, Thato embraces the Unisa family

Orphaned at an early age, Thato Amarath Senne overcame tremendous challenges to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Management degree at Unisa. Read more

Service smiles for Unisa staffers

State-of-the art systems aside, the human touch remains key at Unisa, an institution servicing more students than any other on the continent. Many staff members go the extra mile to ensure that students enjoy a quality experience when enrolling at Unisa. Three of these unsung heroes were recently singled out for praise by students. Read more

A conqueror who has overcome the odds

Ally G Mweni is living proof that grit, determination and hard work can overcome the direst of circumstances. From the Democratic Republic of Congo to the stage of Unisa’s ZK Mathews Great Hall, Mweni shared his story with the Unisa community. Read more

Have a vision and be on a mission!

Professor Godwell Nhamo, Chair of Unisa’s Exxaro Chair in Business and Climate Change, recently offered encouraging words for students as they embark on their journey of further studies and work. Read more

More than 11 000 qualifications awarded at Unisa

Unisa provided the country’s workforce with a healthy injection of newly qualified candidates during the 2017 spring graduation period, with 11 867 students graduating. Read more

New Clifford Tleane Student Support Centre gives meaning to Unisa’s mission

Unisa opened the doors of its newly built Clifford Tleane Student Support Centre in Polokwane last month. Not only is this student support centre a thing of beauty, but is also a tangible testimony to Unisa’s mission to shape futures and improve the success of the university’s academic programmes in Limpopo. Read more

GLOUSA Secretary graduates at Unisa…again

Stanley Namakhota, former Unisa Tshwane Regional Student Representative Council Sports and Cultural Officer, graduated on 6 September 2017 with his Honours in Bachelor of Arts (Social behaviour studies in HIV/AIDS). Read more