College of Science, Engineering & Technology

Real-time digital simulation platform could provide answers to South Africa’s electricity deficit

Unisa’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) in Florida, Johannesburg, recently launched the real-time digital simulation platform for power hardware in the loop, and protection and automation equipment. Read more

Unisa brings the Water World Cup to Africa

Unisa's College of Science, Engineering and Technology has officially been given the opportunity to host the 8th International Water Association Natural Organic Matter conference in 2021. Read more

Unisa’s School of Computing ranked 5th for research output out of 23 local universities

Unisa’s School of Computing ranked in the fifth position among 23 universities for its research output. Read more

Renewable energy from Unisa project will save school many thousands of rands

Unisa’s Institute for Development of Energy for African Sustainability and the Unisa chapter of the student organisation: Engineers without Borders produce biogas to save school thousands of rands. Read more

Exciting collaboration with China to focus on new energy

In-depth collaboration between Unisa and some of the foremost Chinese energy researchers is set to change the lives of the less privileged through new technologies. Read more

Research collaboration between Unisa and Ghent University yields results

Dr Lebea Nthunya has become the first student to graduate from the joint doctoral programme between the two universities. Read more

Unisa at the forefront of green and sustainable technology

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering is collaborating on an international conference that will deliberate on the challenges and opportunities faced by the energy sector in the wake of dwindling natural sources and increasing concern over climate change. Read more

Unisa assists SAPS to fight cybercrime - focusing on the youth

Prof Elmarie Kritzinger told the South African Police Service Cybercrime Conference that it was vital that all cyber users were made aware of how to protect themselves and their information. Read more

Greener pastures beckon as former gardener graduates

Years of hard work, perseverance and a helping hand from former employers who recognised his potential saw former gardener Patrick Malesu graduating with a National Diploma in Electrical Engineering at Unisa during June. Read more

Driven and creative

Unisan Dr Ndivhuwo Ndou is a senior lecturer in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Find out what makes him tick. Read more