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Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment & IT

Welcome to EBIT

The Faculty is a leading source of locally relevant and internationally competitive programmes in Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology, at both undergraduate and graduate levels. It attracts high-quality students and staff, and offers extended programmes to facilitate inclusiveness. It is well resourced in terms of teaching and research facilities, and houses several research institutes. The Faculty maintains close links with industry that supports both the teaching and research programmes. The multidisciplinary nature of the Faculty facilitates interaction across disciplines in both teaching and research activities.

 

News

EBIT Faculty House reaches out - 21/10/2014
From Community Project Module

EBIT Faculty House painted the walls at Booysens Beerties Pre-School

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Prof JJL du Plessis visited Loula Gold Mine in Mali - 17/10/2014
From Department of Mining Engineering

In October Prof JJL du Plessis visited Loula Gold Mine in Mali as part of the RandGold Resources Mining Graduate Training Program

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JCP-students in the company of wolves - 16/10/2014
From Community Project Module

Five groups of students enrolled for the Community-based Project Module of the Faculty Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology did their project this year at the Husky Romi Wolf Sanctuary in Reitz, a non-profit organization providing a safe haven for abandoned and abused 25 huskies and 167 wolves and hybrids

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Lemur Interaction area at Bester Birds and Animals Zoo - 11/10/2014
From Community Project Module

Two groups of students enrolled for the Community-Based Project Module (JCP) of the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and IT at the University of Pretoria, developed a lemur Interaction area at Bester Birds and Animal Zoo. The lemur Interaction area was officially opened on Friday, 10 October and gives visitors the opportunity to feed the Lemurs at the zoo.

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Kumba ploughing millions into UP virtual reality mine design centre - 25/09/2014
From Department of Mining Engineering

Anglo American subsidiary Kumba Iron Ore (Kumba) is sponsoring the development of Africaís first virtual reality (VR) mine design centre at the University of Pretoriaís (UPís) department of mining and engineering.

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IMPORTANT DATES:

EBIT Weeks 2015 

  • First EBIT Week       : 29 March - 1 April 2015 

  • Second EBIT Week : 5 July - 8 July 2015


EBIT Faculty Day (Mini open day)

  • Friday, 24 April 2015
     

University of Pretoria's Open Day

  • Saturday, 23 May 2015






Spotlight on...

Dean's Merit List 2013 - 23/09/2014
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment andInformation Technology's Merit list.