News & Events

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 law student named top essayist

Gilbert Phindile Kato was recently announced as the winner of the LLM category at the Annual Legal Essay Writing Competition Awards ceremony.Read more

BMF inspires the unemployed youth

The student chapter of the Black Management Forum recently held a seminar to encourage and promote entrepreneurship as career-choice to the unemployed youth.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

Students engage with potential employers

Unisa's Midlands Region hosted a Careers Fair at Louis Botha Technical high school in Bloemfontein on Wednesday, 21 August 2019 to give students an opportunity to learn from prospective employers. Read more

Shaping futures through golf

The Unisa Shaping Futures Golf Challenge recently headed to the Limpopo province, the home of Unisa’s North Eastern Regional Office, to raise funds for student bursaries at Unisa.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