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Encyclopedia > List of universities in South Africa

[[[Link title]]]In 2004 South Africa started reforming its higher education system, merging and incorporating small universities into larger institutions, and renaming all higher education institutions "university" (previously there had been several types of higher education institution). The country's universities and technikons which were incorporated with others and thus no longer exist are listed at the end of the article. Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


There are also a large number of other educational institutions in South Africa - some are local campuses of foreign universities, some conduct classes for students who write their exams at the distance-education University of South Africa and some offer unaccredited or non-accredited diplomas. The Universitätscampus Wien, Austria ( details) Campus (plural: campuses) is derived from the (identical) Latin word for field or open space. English gets the words camp and campus from this origin. ...

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Current Official South African Universities

Public universities in South Africa are divided into three types: traditional universities, which offer theoretically-oriented university degrees; universities of technology, which offer practically-oriented diplomas and degrees in technical fields; and comprehensive universities, which offer a combination of both types of qualification. [1] [2] A University of Technology is an university with a focus on technology. ...


Traditional universities

UCT redirects here. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... Fort Hare University is located on the Tyhume river in a South African town known as Alice in English or as eDikeni in the local Xhosa language. ... Alice, a city in South Africa, is named after Princess Alice, daughter of the British Queen Victoria. ... East London (Afrikaans: Oos-Londen, Xhosa: Imonti) is a city in southeast South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province at 32. ... The University of the Free State is situated in Bloemfontein, the capital of the Free State Province. ... Bloemfontein (pronounced , Afrikaans and Dutch for spring of Bloem (bloom), flower spring or fountain of flowers is the capital city of the Free State Province of South Africa. ... It has been suggested that University of Durban-Westville be merged into this article or section. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... Pietermaritzburg is the capital and second largest city of the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. ... Pinetown is an industrial town just inland from Durban in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. ... Westville is a town in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa that is situated inland between Durban and Pinetown. ... The University of Limpopo is a university in the Limpopo Province, South Africa. ... Polokwane (formally Pietersburg) is a city, municipality and the capital of the Limpopo province in South Africa. ... Ga-Rankuwa is a small town situated in North West Province of South Africa that was formed out of forced removals during the apartheid era. ... ÁÊã{} This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: theres no such thing: Northwest University is not hyphenated If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... Potchefstroom Flag Potchefstroom is a large academic town with the North-West University, situated on the banks of the Mooi River (literally pretty river), 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg in the North West Province of South Africa. ... Vanderbijlpark is an industrial city next to the Vaal River in southern Gauteng, South Africa. ... The University of Pretoria is a university in South Africa, with a total of about 38 499 students being enrolled in 2005. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Rhodes University is a university in South Africa. ... Grahamstown from Fort Selwyn Grahamstown is a city in the Eastern Cape Province of the Republic of South Africa and is the seat of the Makana municipality. ... Stellenbosch University (Afrikaans: Universiteit van Stellenbosch) is an internationally recognised university which is situated in the town of Stellenbosch, South Africa. ... Stellenbosch from Botmaskop mountain looking towards Cape Town Stellenbosch (IPA: ) is the second oldest European settlement in the Western Cape Province, South Africa after Cape Town, and is situated about 50 kilometers (30 mi) away along the banks of the Eerste River. ... The University of the Western Cape (UWC) is a university located in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... The University of the Witwatersrand (pronounced vit-vaters-rant, with flat vowels -- see South African English) is a leading South African university situated in Johannesburg. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ...

Comprehensive universities

The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the former campuses of the Rand Afrikaans University, Technikon Witwatersrand, and some campuses of Vista University. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) is a South African tertiary education institution with its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth. ... Port Elizabeth is a city in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, at 33°58′ S 25°36′ E. The city is located on Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa. ... Note: UniSA can also refer to the University of South Australia. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... University of Venda, situated in the fast growing town of Thohoyandou on the southern slopes of the Soutpansberg Mountains, has repositioned itself in accordance with the social and economic needs of South Africa and the international community. ... Thohoyandou (meaning elephant head) is the administrative and legislative centre for this Venda region in the Limpopo Province of South Africa. ... Walter Sisulu University for Technology and Science is a university in the Eastern Cape Province,South Africa, which came into existence on 1 July 2005. ... Buffalo City is a municipality situated on the east coast of Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, at the coordinates of (27. ... Butterworth may refer to people with the surname: Bob Butterworth, former Florida attorney general George Butterworth, a composer Mary Butterworth, a colonial counterfeiter S. Butterworth, the inventor of the Butterworth filter Butterworth may also be referred to these following places: Butterworth, Penang, a town located in Province Wellesley, Penang, Malaysia... Mthatha (formerly Umtata) is the main town of the King Sabata Dalindyebo Municipality in Eastern Cape province of South Africa. ... Queenstown, situated in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa is the commercial, administrative and educational centre of a prosperous farming district. ... The University of Zululand is designated as the only comprehensive institution of higher learning north of the uThukela River and plans are launched to add career-focused programmes to its curriculum. ... Location of Empangeni in KwaZulu-Natal Empangeni is a town in KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. ...

Universities of technology

Cape Peninsula University of Technology was formed when the merger of Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon, in January 2005, occurred. ... Bellville is the name of several places in the United States of America and elsewhere: Bellville, South Africa Bellville, Georgia Bellville, Ohio Bellville, Texas There are also a number of places named Belleville, with a different spelling. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... Central University of Technology main campus is situated in Bloemfontein, while its distance-learning centre in Welkom serves students in the Goldfields area. ... Bloemfontein (pronounced , Afrikaans and Dutch for spring of Bloem (bloom), flower spring or fountain of flowers is the capital city of the Free State Province of South Africa. ... Welkom is a city in the Lejweleputswa District Municipality of the Free State Province in South Africa, with a population in 2001 of 191,336. ... The Durban University of Technology is a technical university in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... Pietermaritzburg is the capital and second largest city of the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. ... Mangosuthu Technikon is situated on the outskirts of Durban and overlooks the Indian Ocean. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) is a higher education institution in South Africa that came into being through a merger of three technikons — Technikon Northern Gauteng, Technikon North-West and Technikon Pretoria. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Vaal University of Technology has grown to be a formidable tertiary institution, in South Africa, drawing students from all over the country. ... Vanderbijlpark is an industrial city next to the Vaal River in southern Gauteng, South Africa. ...

Other Degree Granting Institutions

South African Institutions

CIDA(Community and Individual Development Association) City Campus, the first private higher education institution in South Africa to offer a virtually free business degree to students from disadvantaged backgrounds. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Cranefield Institute of Management is a South African tertiary institute located in Pretoria. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Management College of Southern Africa is a distane education university situated in Durban. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... This article reads like an advertisement. ... Midrand is a town located in the Johannesburg conurbation in Gauteng Province, South Africa. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... South Africa Military Academy The Military Academy was established on April 1, 1950 under the auspices of the University of Pretoria, as a branch of the South Africa Military College (now the South Africa Army College) in Voortrekkerhoogte (now Thaba Tswane). ... Saldanha is situated at the northern corner of the largest natural bay in South Africa . ... Rivonia is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ...

Foreign degrees offered locally

Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University, the University being the degree-awarding body. ... Roodepoort is a city in Gauteng Province, South Africa. ... Henley Management College, South Africa, in the Sunninghill suburb of Johannesburg, is the local campus of the British-based Henley Management College. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... University of Luton - Learning Resources Centre The University of Luton is a university based in Luton in Bedfordshire, near London. ... Regent Business School was established to satisfy the urgent demand for postgraduate management education in Southern Africa. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... Monash South Africa is wholly owned by Monash University, one of Australias public universities. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is based in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ...

Other Educational Institutions

Acsess Business Academy, located in South Africa, began in 1986 and has since expanded to include campuses at Port Elizabeth, East London, Pretoria North and Brits. ... Brits is a large town and district situated in a fertile, citrus-producing area that is irrigated by the waters of the Hartbeespoort Dam in North West Province of South Africa. ... East London (Afrikaans: Oos-Londen, Xhosa: Imonti) is a city in southeast South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province at 32. ... Port Elizabeth is a city in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, at 33°58′ S 25°36′ E. The city is located on Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Baptist Theological College of Southern Africa, located in Randburg, South Africa, was established in 1951 by the Baptist Union of Southern Africa. ... Randburg is a city in Gauteng, South Africa. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... Boston City Campus and Business College is a multi-city campus university located in South Africa. ... Boston House School of Design is situated in Observatory, South Africa. ... Business Management Training College, a South African college, in association with the Institute of Business Management - IBMA was established in 1973. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... Central Johannesburg College, a South African college, was born in September 2001, with the official declaration of Technical Colleges into Further Education and Training Colleges, by the Minister of Education, Professor Kader Asmal. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Centurion Academy, located in Centurion, South Africa, was established in 1999. ... Centurion is a residential and commercial area in Gauteng Province, South Africa, located between Pretoria and Johannesburg on the intersection of the motorway N1 and N14. ... College of Modern Montessori, a South African college, is located near Johannesburg. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Contemporary Music College is a South African college located in Pretoria. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Damelin is a college in South Africa. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... Design Academy of Fashion was started in 1999 by Daphne Treadaway. ... Diamond Education College based in Johannesburg, South Africa, provides various training courses enabling students to evaluate and grade rough diamonds, mark rough diamonds for polishing, and evaluate and grade polished diamonds. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Durban Computer College is located in Durban, South Africa. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... Education Facilitators is located in South Africa. ... Randburg is a city in Gauteng, South Africa. ... Ekurhuleni West College is a college in South Africa that provides pre-tertiary and tertiary education. ... False Bay College is located in South Africa. ... Bellville is the name of several places in the United States of America and elsewhere: Bellville, South Africa Bellville, Georgia Bellville, Ohio Bellville, Texas There are also a number of places named Belleville, with a different spelling. ... Khayelitsha Township in the Cape Flats Khayelitsha (IPA: ) is a partially informal township in South Africa, on the outskirts of Cape Town in the Cape Flats. ... Changing huts for bathers on the beach at Muizenberg. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Tokai, a large residential suburb of Cape Town, South Africa, is situated on the foothills of the Constantiaberg, ( a large whaleback shaped mountain in the Table Mountain range) and is bordered by, Steenberg and Kirstenhof to the South, Bergvliet to the East, Constantia to the North and the SAFCOL pine... 5th Dimension College of Visual Art is a college located in Johannesburg, South Africa. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Flavius Mareka FET College is situated in the Northern Free State district of the Free State Province, South Africa. ... The town of Kroonstad, the third-largest town in Free State Province, South Africa lies two hours drive from Gauteng. ... Mphohadi is located in Free State, South Africa. ... Sasolburg is a large industrial town in the Free State Province (formerly Orange Free State) of South Africa. ... George Whitefield College, a South African college, is named after an evangelist and preacher of the 18th century evangelical revival. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... Global School of Business is a South African tertiary institute that was established in 1994. ... Central Sandton Sandton is a town in the northern part of the Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, South Africa in the Gauteng Province. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Coordinates: , Country Province Area (2006)  - Municipality 53. ... Hampton College, a South African college, was established in 1985. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... HTA School of Culinary Art is located in Johannesburg, South Africa. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Inscape Design College, located in South Africa, is registered with the Department of Education as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act of 1997. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Intec College is a distance education centre located in South Africa. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... International Peace University of South Africa was formed when the Islamic College of Southern Africa (ICOSA) and Darul Arqam Islamic Institute (DAII) merged. ... Kaizen Business Education Centre is located in South Africa. ... Edenvale can refer to: Edenvale, Gauteng Edenvale (Forgotten Realms) Eden Vale, a small village in England Eden Vale (company), a British dairy products manufacturer This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... La Musique is a private institution established in 1985 in Paarl, South Africa. ... Paarl Rock Paarl (meaning Pearl in Dutch and Perel in Afrikaans) is the third oldest European settlement in the Republic of South Africa (after Cape Town and Stellenbosch) and forms part of the Western Cape Province. ... Centurion is a residential and commercial area in Gauteng Province, South Africa, located between Pretoria and Johannesburg on the intersection of the motorway N1 and N14. ... London School of University Studies is a South African university that was established in 1993, with over 1700 students since inception. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Lyceum College, a college in South Africa, is a wholly owned division of The Education Investment Corporation Limited, (EDUCOR). ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... Mukhanyo Theological College is situated in Mpumalanga about an hours drive North-East from Pretoria. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... The town of Kroonstad, the third-largest town in Free State Province, South Africa lies two hours drive from Gauteng. ... Northlink College, located in South Africa, operates on 8 Campuses in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town. ... Port Elizabeth is a city in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, at 33°58′ S 25°36′ E. The city is located on Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa. ... Potchefstroom Flag Potchefstroom is a large academic town with the North-West University, situated on the banks of the Mooi River (literally pretty river), 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg in the North West Province of South Africa. ... Motto: Praestantia Praevaleat Pretoria (May Pretoria Be Pre-eminent In Excellence) Country Province Established 1855 Area  - Total 1,644 km² (634. ... Professional Child Care College, located in South Africa, grew out of a course that was started in Cape Town in 1990 to train professional Nannies. ... Salon Magic Academy of Learning, located in South Africa, was established in 1994. ... Potchefstroom Flag Potchefstroom is a large academic town with the North-West University, situated on the banks of the Mooi River (literally pretty river), 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg in the North West Province of South Africa. ... South African College of Applied Psychology, located in Cape Town, South Africa, was established in 1997. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... This article is being considered for deletion in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... Nickname: Motto: Spes Bona (Latin for Good Hope) Location of the City of Cape Town in Western Cape Province Coordinates: , Country Province Municipality City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality Founded 1652 Government [1]  - Type City council  - Mayor Helen Zille  - City manager Achmat Ebrahim Area [2]  - Total 2,454. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... Rivonia is a suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa. ... // Distance Education is a field of expertise exploring situations in which the learner and the teacher are separated in time, space or both. ... Kruger National Park is the largest game reserve in South Africa. ... St. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ...

Former Universities and Technikons

Bond South Africa is the South African campus of Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia. ... Central Sandton Sandton is a town in the northern part of the Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area, South Africa in the Gauteng Province. ... Walter Sisulu University for Technology and Science is a university in the Eastern Cape Province,South Africa, which came into existence on 1 July 2005. ... The University of the Cape of Good Hope, renamed the University of South Africa in 1916, was created by Act 16 of 1873 of the Cape of Good Hope Parliament. ... Note: UniSA can also refer to the University of South Australia. ... Formerly, a University situated in Westville, Durban built in the 1970s. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... It has been suggested that University of Durban-Westville be merged into this article or section. ... Eastern Cape Technikon was first established as a engineering campus of the University of Transkei in 1985. ... Walter Sisulu University for Technology and Science is a university in the Eastern Cape Province,South Africa, which came into existence on 1 July 2005. ... Medical University of Southern Africa has made a significant contribution in the education of healthcare professionals, medical doctors, dentists, allied health professionals, nurses, veterinarians and scientists in Southern Africa and in addressing racial inequities in healthcare training. ... Ga-Rankuwa is a small town situated in North West Province of South Africa that was formed out of forced removals during the apartheid era. ... The University of Limpopo is a university in the Limpopo Province, South Africa. ... University of the North (UNIN), a university in Limpopo Province, South Africa, was established in 1959. ... Polokwane (formally Pietersburg) is a city, municipality and the capital of the Limpopo province in South Africa. ... The University of Limpopo is a university in the Limpopo Province, South Africa. ... The University of KwaZulu-Natal is a university in the KwaZulu-Natal Province of South Africa. ... Pietermaritzburg is the capital and second largest city of the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa. ... For other uses, see Durban (disambiguation). ... It has been suggested that University of Durban-Westville be merged into this article or section. ... University of North-West, formerly the University of Bophuthatswana (founded in 1979), is located in Mmabatho. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... ÁÊã{} This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: theres no such thing: Northwest University is not hyphenated If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... University of Port Elizabeth is located in Port Elizabeth, a port city with a strong industrial sector and an important centre for the South African motor industry. ... Port Elizabeth is a city in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, at 33°58′ S 25°36′ E. The city is located on Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa. ... Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) is a South African tertiary education institution with its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth. ... The Potchefstroom campus of the North-West University (nicknamed Pukke) was formerly known as the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education (abbreviated PU for CHE). ... Potchefstroom Flag Potchefstroom is a large academic town with the North-West University, situated on the banks of the Mooi River (literally pretty river), 120 km west-southwest of Johannesburg in the North West Province of South Africa. ... ÁÊã{} This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: theres no such thing: Northwest University is not hyphenated If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... Rand Afrikaans University (RAU) was founded as an Afrikaans language university in 1967 with just over 700 registered students. ... This article is about the city in South Africa. ... The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the former campuses of the Rand Afrikaans University, Technikon Witwatersrand, and some campuses of Vista University. ... The University of South Africa is a distance education university, with headquarters in Pretoria, South Africa. ... The University of Pretoria is a university in South Africa, with a total of about 38 499 students being enrolled in 2005. ... The University of the Witwatersrand (pronounced vit-vaters-rant, with flat vowels -- see South African English) is a leading South African university situated in Johannesburg. ... University of Transkei is situated in the former Transkei region of South Africa. ... Walter Sisulu University for Technology and Science is a university in the Eastern Cape Province,South Africa, which came into existence on 1 July 2005. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Technikon Witwatersrand was a technikon located in Johannesburg, South Africa. ... The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the former campuses of the Rand Afrikaans University, Technikon Witwatersrand, and some campuses of Vista University. ...

See also

This article is a list of medical schools by region and country. ... This is a list of universities, colleges and other educational institutions providing higher education (meaning tertiary, quaternary or in some cases post-secondary education). ... A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- X -- Y -- Z The alphabetical listing is based on Christina DeMellos pages at http://www. ... Higher Education South Africa (HESA) is an association of the 23 public universities in South Africa. ... The Academic boycotts of South Africa were a series of boycotts of South African academic institutions and scholars initiated in the 1960s, at the request of the African National Congress, with the goal of using such international pressure to force the end South Africas system of apartheid. ...

References

  1. ^ SA Higher Education, South African Universities Vice-Chancellors Association. Retrieved 30 January 2006. (Link is dead; view it at the Internet Archive.)
  2. ^ 2005, HESA Structures, Higher Education South Africa. Retrieved 24 February 2006.
Universities and Technikons in South Africa
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Traditional universities
Cape Town | Fort Hare | Free State | KwaZulu-Natal | Limpopo | North-West
Pretoria | Rhodes | Stellenbosch | Western Cape | Witwatersrand


Comprehensive universities
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Universities of technology
Cape Peninsula | Central | Durban | Mangosuthu | Tshwane | Vaal Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Africa. ... Image File history File links Graduation_hat. ... UCT redirects here. ... Fort Hare University is located on the Tyhume river in a South African town known as Alice in English or as eDikeni in the local Xhosa language. ... The University of the Free State is situated in Bloemfontein, the capital of the Free State Province. ... It has been suggested that University of Durban-Westville be merged into this article or section. ... The University of Limpopo is a university in the Limpopo Province, South Africa. ... ÁÊã{} This page is a candidate for speedy deletion, because: theres no such thing: Northwest University is not hyphenated If you disagree with its speedy deletion, please explain why on its talk page or at Wikipedia:Speedy deletions. ... The University of Pretoria is a university in South Africa, with a total of about 38 499 students being enrolled in 2005. ... Rhodes University is a university in South Africa. ... Stellenbosch University (Afrikaans: Universiteit van Stellenbosch) is an internationally recognised university which is situated in the town of Stellenbosch, South Africa. ... The University of the Western Cape (UWC) is a university located in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. ... The University of the Witwatersrand (pronounced vit-vaters-rant, with flat vowels -- see South African English) is a leading South African university situated in Johannesburg. ... The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the former campuses of the Rand Afrikaans University, Technikon Witwatersrand, and some campuses of Vista University. ... Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) is a South African tertiary education institution with its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth. ... Note: UniSA can also refer to the University of South Australia. ... University of Venda, situated in the fast growing town of Thohoyandou on the southern slopes of the Soutpansberg Mountains, has repositioned itself in accordance with the social and economic needs of South Africa and the international community. ... Walter Sisulu University for Technology and Science is a university in the Eastern Cape Province,South Africa, which came into existence on 1 July 2005. ... The University of Zululand is designated as the only comprehensive institution of higher learning north of the uThukela River and plans are launched to add career-focused programmes to its curriculum. ... Cape Peninsula University of Technology was formed when the merger of Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon, in January 2005, occurred. ... Central University of Technology main campus is situated in Bloemfontein, while its distance-learning centre in Welkom serves students in the Goldfields area. ... The Durban University of Technology is a technical university in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. ... Mangosuthu Technikon is situated on the outskirts of Durban and overlooks the Indian Ocean. ... Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) is a higher education institution in South Africa that came into being through a merger of three technikons — Technikon Northern Gauteng, Technikon North-West and Technikon Pretoria. ... Vaal University of Technology has grown to be a formidable tertiary institution, in South Africa, drawing students from all over the country. ...


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