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A timely boost for Unisa's coffers

PURCO SA CEO Selvan Govender handed over more than R1.7 million to the university as part of the total cost savings realised by members of the consortium in 2018 through collaborative purchasing and optimal procurement practices. Read more

The passionate call of an African prophet

Delivering the first Pixely ka Isaka Seme Memorial Lecture, hosted by Unisa's Institute for African Renaissance Studies, Dr Bongani Ngqulunga said that Seme's political vision and mission in life was the redemption of the black race and its emancipation from oppression. Read more

Metro know-how gains intellectual muscle in ground-breaking MoU

Starting with immediate effect, the City of Johannesburg will collaborate with Unisa, the University of the Witwatersrand and the University of Johannesburg to leverage intellectual capital and expertise in order to enhance service delivery, especially to students. Read more

Time for young people to lead Africa

We owe it to our children that we get the continent in order before we pass it down to them, said former Ethiopian Prime Minister, HE Hailemariam Desalegn Boshe, delivering the 10th Thabo Mbeki Africa Day Lecture at Unisa. Read more

Galaxy Guardians and I-SET go international

These 'super ❼' learners from Carnarvon High School in the Northern Cape will be travelling to Montevideo, Uruguay, next week to proudly represent South Africa at the Open Robotics Championships! Read more

SIRGS hosts 'crackling' postgraduate workshops in Cape Town

Honours, master's and doctoral Unisa students lauded the brilliant insights relating to proposal planning, literature reviews, conceptual and theoretical frameworks, and research methodologies. Read more

Unisa hands over San community knowledge centre

This event was the culmination of five years of commitment by the Institute for Dispute Resolution in Africa as part of engaged research involving the !Xun and Kwe people of Platfontein. Read more

2018/2019 NSTF-South32 finalists announced

Lindiwe Zungu and Vhahangwele Masindi have been recognised across five categories for these prestigious awards in science, engineering, technology, and innovation. Read more

A bright digital future for NEMISA and Unisa

The university has signed an MoA with the National Electronic Media Institute of South Africa to address e-skills challenges in the country Read more

Soliciting support for Unisa and its students

"The role of business is in helping to finance education, build human capacity, and to extend on where government cannot reach because of the various demands placed on it." - Unisa Chancellor Thabo Mbeki Read more