News & Media

Ethics and integrity pay off

Unisa’s Dr Retha Visagie, Manager of Research Integrity in the Research Support Directorate, has just walked off with the DST/SARIMA Award for Professional Excellence in Research Management. Read more

Is crowdfunding the way to go?

Sabelo Mhlungu, President of the Unisa Convocation, said at the Unisa Durban Alumni event that the university is investigating the possibility of this kind of fundraising for tuition fees. Read more

Son of the African continent honoured by world body

Unisa congratulates Prof Malik Maaza, who was announced yesterday as the 2018 José Vasconcelos World Award of Education winner. Read more

Doing a little bit to save a life before a bite

A dedicated team of Unisans from the Department of Agriculture and Animal Health and staff members from the Animal Anti-Cruelty League spent time with the community in Jackson’s Drift discussing Rabies and the importance of vaccinating and taking care of pets. Read more

Unisa serious about substantive transformation, including economic transformation

Lindiwe Zulu, Minister of Small Business Development, was the keynote speaker at the landmark Enterprise Development Day for SMME suppliers at Unisa on 31 May 2018. Read more

Happy Africa Day! I-SET hosts Nigerian learners at robotics workshop

Delegates from the International Children-in-Science-and-Technology Conference discovered the importance of automation and computation and I-SET won a platinum award. Read more

Unisa hosts SADC trainee election observers

The seminar shared knowledge and expertise whilst tapping into the university’s ongoing research and academic insight on the role of elections in Africa’s democracy. Read more

Decolonising education: Lessons from the Afrikaans language

Researchers at TMALI and Unisa discussed at the Breaking Down Borders Africa Youth Summit how African languages can be formalised and integrated in new knowledge production. Read more

"Women, the struggle is yours"—Mlambo-Ngcuka

The Executive Director of UN Women delivered the ninth annual Thabo Mbeki Africa Day Lecture in the ZK Matthews Great Hall on Friday. Read more

Read the latest issue of YOUNISA

Unisa’s magazine for students, alumni, and friends of the university takes a look at how President Cyril Ramaphosa, a proud alumnus, leads by serving, and brings you the stories of servant leaders nominated by you, our readers. Read more