News & Events

How close are we to a cure for HIV?

The Unisa Campus Health Clinic would like to let students know that in spite of recent news articles following the death of Timothy Ray Brown, there is no approved cure for HIV as yet.Read more

Accelerating online research support for postgrads

The second Annual Postgraduate Research Indaba organised by Unisa’s College of Graduate Studies in collaboration with the National Student Representative Council took place virtually on 19 September 2020 under the theme "Research support of postgraduate studies in the wake of sustainable development goals".Read more

Comprehensive support ‘anywhere, anytime’ for Unisa’s postgrads

A new online programme offers support to all Unisa postgraduate students with research methodology, academic writing and grant writing training courses, thereby helping them as they work towards graduating.Read more

Bestmed donation boosts Unisa’s laptop initiative

A generous donation from the Bestmed medical scheme will further Unisa's efforts to address the lack of devices among its students.Read more

Chartered accountant Asanda a testimony to the power of perseverance

Inspirational Unisan Asanda Ngcikiza predominantly self-funded her Unisa studies and became a chartered accountant at the age of 35 while juggling a full-time job and three kids as a single mother.Read more

The future of Unisa embrace their #Heritage

Against the backdrop of the national theme for #HeritageMonth this year, “Celebrating South Africa’s living human treasures”, Unisa students share their views on what heritage means to them.Read more

Disabled? Unisa offers expert support

By formally disclosing your disability, you gain immediate access to a range of academic and other support services at Unisa. Find out how.Read more

A great opportunity for young writers

Are you a creative writer seeking opportunities to be published? The Journal of African Youth Literature is calling for submissions in African languages and languages widely spoken in Africa.Read more

Studying in the time of Covid-19: How to cope

Find out what the stress factors are that affect studying in this difficult time, and how to access the great support services offered by various units at Unisa.Read more