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A project involving MIT students on Unisa’s Science Campus

Two Electrical Engineering and Computer Science students from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are visiting Unisa to work on a project that involves the Central University of Technology (CUT) and the Durban University of Technology (DUT). Nailah Smith (19) and Nadia Waid (19) travelled all the way from Atlanta, Georgia and Des Moines, Iowa to make an impact in South Africa. Read more

#Unisa Vision: 2020 applications in Zululand

Unisa's Department of Institutional Advancement (DIA), in conjunction with the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Communications Department, took the 2020 applications period awareness campaign to Ulundi, a town that once was the capital of the mighty Zulu Kingdom.Read more

Renewal made concrete as Unisa refreshes its identity

As part of the university’s naming and renaming process, existing buildings and facilities are being repurposed with a view to better utilisation of the institution’s infrastructure.Read more

Prior learning the key to Mzoxolo’s success

Mzoxolo Gora is the first student ever to successfully complete a BA Honours in Corrections Management through Unisa’s Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) programme.Read more

Top award for Unisa’s SRU

Unisa’s Student Retention Unit is one of only four such units lauded by the SANRC as Top Institutional Participant in National FYE month 2019.Read more

Students, employers connect at Careers Fair

Unisa's annual Careers Fair on 26 to 27 June 2019 afforded students and employers a chance to meet, and establish professional relationships and leads. It was also a platform to discuss potential job and internship opportunities.Read more

Unisa student joins elite ‘Top 200’ group

MSc student Dumisani Mlotswa has been featured in the Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans supplement for 2019 in the category Science and Technology.Read more

You should not be found among troublemakers

A Unisa graduate should not behave in manner that goes against Unisa values. This was the caution given to the audience at an Alumni Chapter Convener Election meeting recently held in Polokwane.Read more

She salutes Unisa for shaping her future

Lina Molebogeng Motlanthe from Lebowakgomo, Limpopo Province, went to the US as part of the Unisa International Exchange Programme, an opportunity reserved for winners of the Student Research and Innovation Showcase.Read more