News & Media

I-SET publishes "I-SET VOICES" documentary

Inspired towards Science, Engineering and Technology, I-SET is a community engagement flagship project of the College of Science, Engineering and Technology. The College recently collated and produced an "I-SET VOICES" documentary which explores voices within I-SET communities. Read more

Meet the first graduate of China-SA lab initiative on new energy

Hebei University of Science and Technology in the People's Republic of China and the Institute for the Development of Energy for African Sustainability at Unisa have collaborated to conduct research in the field of biomass utilisation, green chemistry and green hydrogen production. Read more

Prof Mamba recognised as true water research legend

The Executive Dean of CSET recently garnered a coveted Knowledge Tree Award, recognising his significant contributions to and impact on the water science domain as part of his pursuit of excellence. Read more

Unisa innovation set to bridge digital divide, improve quality of education

Mbuso Ngcongo, a final-year BSc student at Unisa, has come up with a fast, effective, eco-friendly and affordable solution for students to scan and upload assignments, wherever they are, and also assist young learners to use tech in their quest for knowledge. Read more

Unisa Biomechanics Laboratory achieves global recognition

Featuring state-of-the-art equipment, the Unisa Biomechanics Laboratory is the only such facility selected in Africa to be part of a global project addressing the experimental characterisation of biological tissues. This is a key component in solving health challenges and curing various diseases. Read more

Unisan selected for prestigious Future Professors Programme

Selected from 114 applications nationwide, CSET’s Dr Nomvano Mketo will represent Unisa in the Future Professors Programme, a DHET initiative aimed at developing the qualities of academic excellence and leadership in university scholarship Read more

Africa's abundant natural gas to energise the continent

"I have a dream," said Unisa's Prof Touhami Mokrani at his inaugural lecture, "and if this dream materialises, we will never again experience darkness, load shedding and indoor pollution." Read more

Art walk attracts the Embassy of Portugal

HE Manuel Carvalho recently visited the Unisa Florida Science Campus not only to enjoy the mutually beneficial relationship between the arts and science, but also to establish a collaborative mission with Unisa. Read more

Unpacking the impact of Africa's energy crisis

In his inaugural lecture, the College of Science, Engineering and Technology's Prof Adedayo Ademola Yusuff said that tapping into renewable energy sources is a necessity in terms of the socioeconomic development of Africans. Read more

Unisan to deliver keynote at Sasol tech education conference

CSET’s Dr Patricia Gouws will be setting the tone at the Sasol 5th Annual Technical Teachers' Conference, comprising workshops and plenary presentations from leading local and international thinkers in 4IR and technical education. Read more