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University of the Witwatersrand

University Web Ranking

World Rank : 538

Country Rank : 3 (Web Ranking in south africa)


Founded in 1922. University of the Witwatersrand is a Public higher education university located in johannesburg, gauteng, south africa, africa. The university awards degree in arts & humanities, business & social sciences, language & culture, medicine & health, engineering, science & technology. Internationally University of the Witwatersrand university ranked 538 in the world. It has ranked 3 in south africa. This 97 years old higher education university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. It provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission.

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Acronym : WITS

Founded : 1922

Areas of Studies

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Important : (Yes) marked indicates university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in that area of studies.
The above shown matrix is only the indicative and it may or may not be up-to-date or complete. Please contact or visit university official website for the complete information regarding areas of studies and the currently offered courses

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Control Type : Public

Entity Type : Non-Profit

Facilities And Services

Library : Yes

Housing : Yes

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Wits get MDC win over Pirates  IOL

Bidvest Wits recorded their second full points in the new season of the reserve league as they huffed and puffed to defeat Orlando Pirates 1-0.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 13:07:00 GMT
Pit Your Wits ‘19: Week 23  AZ Snake Pit

There was no suspense in last week's contest. It was like the Diamondbacks facing off against a Little League team... Clearly the Little Leaguers would trounce ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 19:00:00 GMT
What To Do With An Untethered Trump? Twitter Wits 'Hereby Order' Sassy Suggestions.  HuffPost

It's been a wild ride these last few days with President Donald Trump. He has retweeted a post that called him the “King of Israel” and the “second coming of ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 00:52:00 GMT
Phillies clearly at their wits end with pitcher Nick Pivetta  That Balls Outta Here

After demoting Nick Pivetta yet again, the Phillies showed that they are finished dealing with the ups and (mostly) downs of his career.

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 03:20:00 GMT
PP’s office backs down over Wits student’s marks dispute  Citizen

A complainant said his son had obtained 59% instead of 60% due to a 'defective' marking or assessment system, which excluded him from the university.

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits University PhD student discovers new species of early dinosaur  EurekAlert

A PhD student of the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, has discovered a new dinosaur species in the University's vaults, after it has been laying ...

Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mapeza, Pasuwa in battle of wits  NewsDay

THE Caf Champions League preliminary round second leg clash between FC Platinum and Nyasa Big Bullets of Malawi this afternoon pits two of Zimbabwe's ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 06:00:37 GMT
The advantages and benefits of online learning  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

The idea that online students are “not smart enough” or so “lazy” that they don't get “real degrees" discourages many people from taking online courses.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:20:00 GMT
Live report: Kaizer Chiefs vs SuperSport United  Citizen

Follow the game LIVE HERE! Chiefs are the only team in the Absa Premiership with a one-hundred percent winning record. Ernst Middendorp's men secured a ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 16:29:00 GMT
Cook slams Wigan display in loss to QPR  Football Paradise

Wigan boss Paul Cook was at his “wits' end” with his players after the 3-1 defeat at QPR and admitted he faces the sack if results do not improve.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 17:12:23 GMT
Wits University shines in Clinical Medicine  The South African

The University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) has done well in the 2019 global ranking of academic subjects released by the ShanghaiRanking Consultancy.

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bridesmaid no more! Strydom wins at Sishen  Sport24

Ockie Strydom had to keep his wits about him as he marched to a commanding six-stroke win in the R1 million Vodacom Origins of Golf tournament at Sishen ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:11:00 GMT
Why Gavin Hunt is frustrated at Bidvest Wits

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt has revealed what frustrates him with his current team as he seeks another Absa Premiership trophy.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:50:42 GMT
Hunt: 'Wits had best chances of the game'  Sport24

Bidvest Wits head coach Gavin Hunt says despite a heavy defeat to SuperSport United, his side had the best chances of their MTN8 quarter-final clash.

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:29:00 GMT
Why students are divided over NSFAS boss  IOL

Student organisations are divided over Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande's decision to extend the term of the troubled ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:15:00 GMT
Gang gunfight: Frustration mounts as gunmen fire at will in North York  Montreal Gazette

So the gunplay continues.” Those were the words uttered by frustrated City Councillor Michael Colle, who was at his wits' end Saturday after attending the scene ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 00:51:56 GMT
Edinburgh Festival theatre reviews: a devastating Oedipus and a fine Eugene Onegin  The Times

Hurtled off a delayed train at Waverley station, forced my legs up the punitive Old Town steps and ducked late into a venue just as a sweetly bespectacled lad ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 23:01:00 GMT
Three things learned: Liverpool v. Arsenal  Yahoo Sports

The CliffsNotes of Liverpool's 3-1 defeat of Arsenal says one team was much better than the other, who didn't choose its lineup well and couldn't take advantage ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:40:00 GMT
WATCH: Why the president believes joblessness is SA's biggest problem  Business Day

SA's expanded definition of unemployment sits at a record high of 38.5% and is the biggest risk facing the country at the moment, President Cyril Ramaphosa ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:06:00 GMT
'I'm just thrilled for the players, they're a marvellous bunch of young men'  The42

FOR THE THIRD time in four seasons Liam Cahill is savouring an All-Ireland victory as Tipperary manager. A minor triumph in 2016, U21 glory in 2018 and now ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 20:56:00 GMT
Premier Soccer League - - official website  Premier Soccer League

Baroka FC will be aiming to build on their unbeaten start to the Absa Premiership season with victory over Bloemfontein Celtic at Peter Mokaba Stadium on ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 15:14:12 GMT
Pirates target not keen to leave Wits, says Hunt  Sport24

Wits coach Gavin Hunt insists captain Thulani Hlatshwayo is happy at the club despite the Bafana Bafana captain expressing that he wants a new challenge.

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ntseki announces Bafana squad for Zambia clash  Citizen

Ntseki has made nine changes to the squad that participated in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt in June. He has brought in goalkeeper ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:09:00 GMT
The best books of 2019 so far | Culture  The Times

Quichotte by Salman Rushdie (Cape £20): the author is back on top form with this reworking of the Don Quixote story Islamic Empires by Justin Marozzi (Allen ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 23:01:00 GMT
Bafana star Sifiso Hlanti ruled out for Wits 'for a long time'  TimesLIVE

Bidvest Wits have been dealt a blow ahead of the new Absa Premiership season after it was revealed that left-back Sifiso Hlanti “will not be available for a long ...

Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Senior Inter-provincial Tournament gets underway  Joburg East Express

The year's senior Inter-Provincial Tournament braces for action galore as teams descend to the Astro Turf of the University of the Free State.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 06:00:00 GMT
PSL: Kaizer Chiefs vs. SuperSport United – Tactical Preview  The South African

Ernst Middendorp's Kaizer Chiefs have made a decent start to the PSL season but they meet an in-form and aggressive Supersport United on Saturday.

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 16:18:45 GMT
The energy is good - Middendorp  Kaizer Chiefs

“We are creating a spirit of working together,” said Ernst Middendorp. “The energy is good with everybody working towards one goal. You can see it when you ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 08:37:49 GMT
Baroka FC vs Bloemfontein Celtic: Prediction, kick-off time and head-to-head  The South African

Here's everything you need to know about Baroka FC vs Bloemfontein Celtic in the PSL - including kick off time, head-to-head record and a full preview.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 03:22:30 GMT
Rise in unemployment rate doesn't mean jobs have been lost - Wits professor  CapeTalk

The unemployment statistics released on Tuesday were met by shock - they show that joblessness rose by 1.4% in the second quarter of 2019 to 29%, the worst ...

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
PSL: Unbeaten Baroka target maximum points against Celtic  The South African

Baroka FC will be aiming to build on their unbeaten start to the Absa Premiership season with a victory over Bloemfontein Celtic at Peter Mokaba Stadium on ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 09:18:49 GMT
Johannes open to potential Cape Town City return  Sport24

Wits defender Robyn Johannes admits that "anything is possible" amid suggestions of a potential return to Cape Town City but insists his "focus is still at Wits".

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:45:00 GMT
Sea Girls tease their upcoming debut album: "Some bits might surprise people"  Dork Magazine

A debut album, A Foals support slot in Eastern Europe and a headline show at the Kentish Town Forum – it's all go for Sea Girls. We caught up with Rory and ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:08:39 GMT
Glen Salomon's Orlando Pirates Role Has Been Confirmed  Soccer Laduma

Following uncertainty over Glen Salmon's presence in Orlando Pirates reserve team bench, it has been confirmed that the former striker is the new head coach ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 08:29:00 GMT
Wits to send a delegation to the 2019 AI Expo Africa Media News  Media Update

Wits University has announced that it will be sending a delegation to this year's AI Expo Africa. The university will launch a research initiative at the expo, which ...

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Polokwane eager to hand Wits second defeat of new campaign  Sport24

Polokwane City will hope to maintain their perfect start to the Absa Premiership season when they host Bidvest Wits.

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Film review: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark; Crawl — all the fright moves  The Times

Like summer frocks and cars, horror movies come in two distinct types these days: contemporary or vintage. Andre Ovredal's Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 23:01:00 GMT
Worldwide 'ikat' artisans, lovers gather in Jakarta - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Artisans, textile experts and ikat (traditional woven fabric) lovers are gathering in Jakarta for the three-day 2019 World Ikat Textiles Symposium (WITS).

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:56:00 GMT
Step back into the Roaring Twenties  CollingwoodToday

Spend a night at the museum during this Roaring 20's themed event Sept. 11.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Ferreira - 'Confed Cup not priority for Wits'  Sport24

Bidvest Wits CEO Jose Ferreira says the CAF Confederations Cup is not an important competition for the club.

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Manyama: These are the games we want to play  Sport24

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs attacker Lebogang Manyama says the Soweto club will be targeting maximum points against SuperSport United and Cape Town City ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:32:00 GMT
Gavin Hunt after Wits loss to Baroka: I think we should play away  IOL

Wits coach Gavin Hunt bemoaned his team's lack of finishing in the 1-0 loss to Baroka FC, stating that the Clever Boys “absolutely battered” Bakgaga.

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mayberry Park resident vents about loud music  Alberton Record

A MAYBERRY Park resident is at her wits' end and claims loud music from a local bar keeps her family up all night. She said they were deprived of sleep by ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Huawei to develop South African tech skills  TechCentral

China's Huawei has partnered with government to train 6 000 South African postgraduate ICT students and technology practitioners in 5G and “fourth Industrial ...

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Gabuza feels no pressure at SuperSport United  Citizen

Gabuza joined Matsatsantsa A Pitori from Pirates at the beginning of this season and has so far featured in all three of United's matches this season and has ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 10:51:00 GMT
Baroka assistant coach in trouble with the PSL  Sport24

The PSL has confirmed that the disciplinary committee has brought charges on Baroka FC assistant coach Thoka Matsimela.

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:56:00 GMT
Can Kaizer Chiefs Go Top Of The Table This Weekend?  Soccer Laduma

SuperSport United take on Kaizer Chiefs this weekend, and they'll be hoping to continue where they left off in their last couple of games…

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:30:00 GMT
Wits builds a strong international network  The South African

Staying connected to your university is a great way of building an international career network. About 128 000 Wits University alumni are on LinkedIn, including ...

Thu, 20 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits University to feature at AI Expo Africa - 31 July 2019  Dataweek

Wits University will be sending a high-level delegation to this year's AI Expo Africa, where it will launch a major research initiative that is intended to bring about ...

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mrs Brown's Boys star admits difficulties in working with her husband  Entertainment Daily

She has to be switched on when sharing scenes with Brendan O'Carroll. Find out more by clicking and reading here.

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:48:00 GMT
Bafana coach Ntseki: Thato Mokeke is a very gifted left-footed player  IOL

While Keagan Dolly and Eric Mathoho were the two big names back in the Bafana Bafana set-up, it appears as if Thato Mokeke has impressed interim coach ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 20:46:00 GMT
Amakhosi's Maluleka gearing up for SuperSport challenge  Sport24

Kaizer Chiefs midfielder George Maluleka believes Saturday's clash with high-flying SuperSport United will be a very intense game.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 17:55:00 GMT
How Kaizer Chiefs’ players are nursing Khama Billiat through this hard spell  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Khama Billiat's Kaizer Chiefs teammates support him and make sure he remains positive while his career at Naturena remains up in the air‚ Amakhosi midfielder ...

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:41:00 GMT
'Kaizer Chiefs and Kaizer Chiefs only will win the league‚' says Ntiya-Ntiya  DispatchLIVE

Siphosakhe Ntiya-Ntiya has declared that Kaizer Chiefs are determined to arrest their four-year trophy drought and revealed that the Absa Premiership title is ...

Fri, 23 Aug 2019 21:21:06 GMT
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24 Augustus. • Kom geniet 'n heerlike musiekoggend saam met VLU Carpe Diem met hulle fondsinsamelingsoggend. Ryan Walt en Steven Sterling tree op by ...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits sign highly-rated Zimbabwean defender  Sport24

Bidvest Wits have made their 11th signing of the season with the acquisition of highly-rated Zimbabwean defender Farai Madhanhanga from FC Platinum.

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
SAFA 'must give us the right coach', says Mosimane  Sport24

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has reiterated that he is not interested in taking the Bafana Bafana job.

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:25:00 GMT
Wits Law Clinic to take on fraudulent marriages  Northcliff Melville Times

A law clinic has been launched at Wits University to help those trapped in fraudulent marriages. The University of the Witwatersrand has pledged its skills and ...

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New PSL season: Why Wits are still title contenders  TimesLIVE

Bidvest Wits will once again be considered as one of the title favourites and will resume their rivalry with fellow challengers Mamelodi Sundowns‚ Orlando ...

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Riddle me this: PSL is up for grabs  Mail and Guardian

Hard-fought contests: Bradley Grobler of Supersport United (centre) during their match against Orlando Pirates. (Dirk Kotze/Gallo Images) · Comments. AddThis ...

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 22:00:07 GMT
Menstrual cycle awakens our power as women  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Let's talk about the stigma around a woman on her period.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 22:00:00 GMT
Public lecture on recycling with reclaimers to be held at Wits University  Northcliff Melville Times

Ever wondered how those pushing trolleys full of trash contribute to the country's recycling efforts and economy? Those who answered yes will be happy to know ...

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits University highlights how the Hardship Fund works and who it applies to  Northcliff Melville Times

BRAAMFONTEIN – During a week of protests and a hunger strike held by Wits University's Student Representative Council (SRC) the term Hardship Fund kept ...

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Madubanya, Baroka go separate ways  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Letladi Madubanya has confirmed his departure from Limpopo club Baroka.

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:45:00 GMT
Drop of ancient seawater rewrites Earth's history  EurekAlert

The remains of a microscopic drop of ancient seawater has assisted in rewriting the history of Earth's evolution when it was used to re-establish the time that ...

Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Millions left stranded as SABC confirms blackout of PSL matches  TimesLIVE

It has been confirmed that the cash-strapped South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) will not televise the opening round of Absa Premiership matches ...

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
On the hunt for a new Bafana Bafana coach  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

South African Football Association (Safa) are in a race against time behind the scenes to appoint a new Bafana Bafana coach, with late September the deadline ...

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:13:00 GMT
Mhango aims to provide the goals for Pirates  Sport24

Orlando Pirates new boy Gabadinho Mhango says he is relishing the challenge of being the club's primary goal-getter.

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Jele urges Buccaneers to go all out for MTN8 title  Sport24

Orlando Pirates captain Happy Jele says the club are eager to win the MTN8 crown and claim a trophy for the first time in six years.

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pre-budget workshop with Wits Journalism and National Treasury

by tshepo | Feb 12, 2019 | 0 comments. The National Treasury and Wits Journalism will be holding a pre-budget workshop on Monday, February 18, 2019 ahead ...

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
What is the Wits Hardship Fund and who qualifies for it?

Wits students have referenced the Hardship Fund during recent protests, but what is it exactly?

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Wits Sibanye-Stillwater Digimine Seminar returns in April  Mining Review

The growing contribution that digital technology is making will be under the spotlight at the Wits Sibanye-Stillwater Digital Mining Laboratory Seminar.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Master the art of entrepreneurship at Wits Business School  Business Day

For someone wanting to take a deep dive into the world of entrepreneurship, the Master of Management in Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation ...

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits is a world leader in attracting money from businesses, according to a top global university survey – but UCT is the best SA university overall  Business Insider South Africa

The Times Higher Education university rankings are out, and both UCT and Wits have new bragging rights.

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Find beauty within as Wits' End Theatre presents another timeless classic  Bluff Country Newspaper Group

Find beauty within. Then check out the (family-friendly) sexy candlestick. “'Beauty and the Beast' is a fantastic story about finding beauty within,” stated Mariya ...

Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits SRC, CoJ in talks over accommodating students  EWN

Some students have been sleeping on campus as they wait for their National Student Financial Aid Scheme and bursary funds to be approved.

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
IBM Expands its Quantum Computing Program to Africa with Wits University  PRNewswire

JOHANNESBURG, June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the expansion of its quantum computing efforts to Africa in a new ...

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits Sibanye-Stillwater Digimine Seminar is back, charting 21st century mining  African Mining Market

The growing contribution that digital technology is making to mining's future will once again be under the spotlight at the Second Annual Wits Sibanye-Stillwater ...

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits engineering student plunges to death  Times LIVE

A mining engineering student at the University of the Witwatersrand allegedly committed suicide at a student residence on Thursday night. The student allegedly ...

Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wits LINK Centre and WitsX to offer a free online media course in October  Media Update

The Wits LINK Centre and WitsX have announced that registration is now open for the first offering of the free, six-week online course – Civil Society and African ...

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Classes resume at Wits university following hunger strike  TimesLIVE

Classes have resumed at Johannesburg's Wits university following protests over funding for accommodation.

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Perot Museum leaders, paleoanthropologist Lee Berger unveil Dinaledi virtual reality app  EurekAlert

Renowned paleoanthropologist Professor Lee Berger and Perot Museum of Nature and Science leaders, in partnership with University of the Witwatersrand, ...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wits University joins renewable energy revolution  Joburg

​While South Africa grapples with more Nersa tariff hikes for Eskom and the City of Johannesburg is locked in intense negotiations with independent Kelvin ...

Thu, 16 May 2019 10:34:18 GMT
Med students take on Wits  News24

Critics say university faculty's new assessment method is unfair and discriminatory to students coming from poor schools because it does not take into account ...

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits looking to make R1bn from land sale to help ‘poor students’  Citizen

A concerned resident opposing the sale says the university is not honouring the spirit of why it was endowed with Frankenwald Estate to begin with.

Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Protesting Wits students want private security to leave campus  EWN

The group of students have staged a small demonstration at the institution's Solomon Mahlangu House.

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Wits students go on hunger strike amid protests over registration, accommodation  News24

About 40 security guards are monitoring a number of students taking part in a hunger strike at the University of Witwatersrand.

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
This is the support HIV positive students receive at Wits, UJ | Sunday Independent  IOL

Recent report by the UNAIDS Global Aids Update report showed that South Africa had made advances in the fight against HIV/Aids.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Case of assault opened after student stabbed at Wits  Northcliff Melville Times

WITS University received a report that one student had been stabbed by another student at the Waterweiler Library on the afternoon of 22 May. Wits released a ...

Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits 'missing middle' gets R1m boost from Chinese company | The Star  Independent Online

ZTE Corporation donated the money to Wits for towards its information and communications technology faculty.

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits students jump on exam stress | Education  Mail and Guardian

South African students have higher rates of suicidal ideation than student in other parts of the world. Wits University is providing destress zones during exam ...

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here’s how many Wits and UCT students find employment after graduating  BusinessTech

StatsSA's latest unemployment statistics show that it is becomingly increasingly difficult for young people to find jobs in South Africa – even if they have a…

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Space is not the issue with accommodation at Wits: Habib  TimesLIVE

The problem with accommodation near the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) is not space, but costs and failing students. That is what Wits VC Adam Habib ...

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits, student leaders to meet amid ongoing protests  EWN

Demonstrations flared up on Thursday, where some classes were disrupted and roads leading into the university were blocked.

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Wits SRC calls upon matriculants to make smart choices  Citizen

The SRC said most importantly students should apply at multiple institutions as this will heighten chances of being able to study at an institution of higher ...

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits SRC vows to shut down main campus over student debt and accommodation  News24

While the Wits SRC has vowed to shut down the main campus, the university says the academic programme will continue as planned.

Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Wits, UJ and Tuks in talks with govt to roll out ARVs on campus | Sunday Independent  IOL

Three Gauteng universities said they were in talks with the Gauteng Department of Health to roll out ARVs and the PrEP pill on campus.

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Wits staffer, student held for taking 'hefty' bribes to register students  TimesLIVE

A 31-year-old University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) administration officer and a 19-year-old student have been arrested on charges of fraud and corruption.

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Wits Gender Equity Office under scrutiny but veil of secrecy has been cast over report  Daily Maverick

An investigation into the Wits University's Gender Equity Office's conduct and execution of its duties has been completed but details of the report, which was ...

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hawks keeping tabs on universities after Wits duo arrested for corruption  EWN

The pair were arrested on campus for allegedly registering students who did not meet the institution's requirements and demanding a large sum of money as ...

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

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This university may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in at least one of the following subjects:
  • Agriculture / Forestry / Botany
  • Aquaculture / Marine Science
  • Architecture
  • Aviation
  • Biology / Biochemistry / Microbiology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer / Information Technology
  • Energy / Environmental Studies
  • Food Science
  • Geology
  • Mathematics / Statistics
  • Multimedia
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacy / Pharmacology
  • Physics
  • Textiles and Fibre Science
  • Zoology / Veterinary Science
  • Other Science & Technology Studies

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