Dr Lucy Montgomery on Open Access and monograph publishing
Posted on 18 Feb 2014
The Department of Library Services invites you to attend this lecture by Deputy Director at Knowledge Unlatched, Lucy Montgomery. Dr Montgomery will focus on monograph publishing and its impact and the challenges it faces across the globe
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (1918 - 2013)
Posted on 06 Dec 2013
The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Professor Cheryl de la Rey, on behalf of the University community, joins South Africa and the world in mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela.
Drama researchers interrogate masculinity
Posted on 26 Sep 2012
At the conference "Work/Force: South African masculinities in the media" (13-14 September 2012, Stellenbosch), two Drama lecturers and one postgraduate student delivered papers on various aspects of masculinity.
Human rights students participate in the Global Classroom held in Venice, Italy
Centre for Human Rights
Posted on 27 May 2014
From 12 to 16 May 2014, three LLM/MPhil students (in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa) at the University of Pretoria’s Centre for Human Rights, participated in the second Global Classroom held in Venice, Italy.
Special Orientation Programme for International Students (Newcomers)
Posted on 12 Dec 2011
The Client Service Centre (CSC), International Students Division (ISD) offers a special orientation programme for international students. The information and orientation programme will take place on 25 and 26 January 2012.
On this Africa Day, the University of Pretoria celebrates past successes and commits to empowering sustainable and self-driven growth in education and leadership, and to finding creative solutions to our common challenges on the continent. Our vision to be a leading research-intensive university in Africa demonstrates our commitment to be an integral part of Africa’s growth and development. Our aim is to make a significant difference through our research and to deliver highly professional and skilled graduates who will contribute to the future of the continent as a whole.
Chairperson of UP Council receives honorary doctorate from University of Limpopo
Posted on 23 May 2014
The contribution to society and to the accounting profession by Ms Futhi Mtoba, Chairperson of the Council of the University of Pretoria (UP), was acknowledged this morning when she received an honorary doctorate from the University of Limpopo (UL).