"Transformation: The time is now," Professor Makhanya principal and vice-chancellor of Unisa [ Ow.ly Link ]

Transformation: The time is now

The 2017 fee adjustment (missing middle) grant is open until Wednesday 22 March 2017. See application process here [ Ow.ly Link ]

2017 fee adjustment grant

Gentle reminder about the 2017 fee adjustment (missing middle) grant, for the application process please visit [ Ow.ly Link ] . Closing date is 22 March

2017 fee adjustment grant

“My journey was very very long. It took me more or less nine years. I have learnt that it is critical to increase the number of PhD candidates in order to promote education, especially amongst the previously disadvantaged groups", said Dr Ben Senokoane [ Ow.ly Link ] #DefineTomorrow

Dr Ben Senokoane completed his doctoral degree and aims to change society

“My journey was very very long. It took me more or less nine years. I have learnt many things but the outstanding one was that I discovered my love...

The Unisa Research Portfolio with the Unisa National Student Representative Council (NSRC) invites all registered
Unisa students (postgraduate and undergraduate) to submit research papers to be considered for presentation at the 2017 Annual Unisa Student Research and Innovation Showcase scheduled for 16 - 18 August 2017. For more info visit [ Ow.ly Link ]


Congratulations to the former President of Unisa's National SRC Mduduzi Mabuza. Click here to watch his interview about his journey with Unisa [ Ow.ly Link ]. Continue to #DefineTomorrow .

2017 Graduate series

The application process for the 2017 fee adjustment (missing middle) grant is now open

Unisa will accept applications for the 2017 fee adjustment (missing middle) grant from 10 to 22 March 2017. Visit the 2017 fee adjustment (missing middle) grant website for more information on who should apply for the grant, the application process, the application dates and when you can expect feedback...
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2017 fee adjustment grant

It is that time of the year when the Miss South Africa Pageant for the year 2017 is building its momentum. A Unisa alumnus is amongst the beauties. Yuta Raubenheimer, a BCOMM Business Management graduate, is already making her mark. The 25-year-old Yuta hails from Kameeldrift near Pretoria will be vying for the prestigious crown on Sunday 26 March 2017. Read more about her story [ Ow.ly Link ]

A Unisa alumnus reaches the finals of Miss SA 2017

With our Autumn graduation ceremonies underway we’d like to congratulate those who are graduating. We salute you! #DefineTomorrow

PS: If you'd like to be part of our 2017 photo album, please email your Unisa graduation picture, your name, the degree completed and date to socialmedia@unisa.ac.za
Alert: Registration will close on 10 March 2017 for honours/postgraduate diplomas and for students who wrote examinations in January and February 2017 for year modules. Please also note that re-registering postgraduate students (master's & doctoral qualifications) have until 31 March 2017 to register online. For more info please visit
Unisa will once again be hosting the FameLab Regional Heat on Friday, 3 March 2017 in the Miriam Makeba Concert Hall at the Muckleneuk Campus from 08:30 to 15:30. Registration is free of charge for students who can attend. Otherwise follow our Twitter handle @Unisa for live tweets and announcement of the 2017 winners. #FameLabSA
As we welcome Former President Mbeki as our new Chancellor, we are excited about the value his stature and intellectual standing will add to our university at the time where the prospects of the Africa Rising Narrative seem to be realistic enough for the continent to claim its prominent place in the global community”, said Unisa Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mandla Makhanya
The Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande had some heart warming words about #unisachancellor his excellency Thabo Mbeki at the Unisa inauguration.

Thabo Mbeki One of The Greatest Intellectuals -Blade Nzimande

Former president Thabo Mbeki has been inaugurated as the chancellor or the University of South Africa (Unisa). Mbeki replaces Judge Bernard Ngoepe, who serve...

The new Unisa Chancellor Dr Thabo Mbeki
In a few minutes, we'll be live with the newly appointed #UnisaChancellor His excellency Thabo Mvuyelwa Mbeki as he delivers his speech
The official opening of the academic year at Unisa