Research Chair tackles bird flu

The Research Chair in Poultry Health and Production, which was established jointly by the Southern African Poultry Association (SAPA) and the University of Pretoria (UP) in 2012, is taking the lead in research on poultry diseases.

Research to benefit the poorest of the poor

Johanita Kruger, a nutritional scientist at the University of Pretoria’s Institute for Food, Nutrition and Well-being (IFNuW) has been looking into feasible ways of enriching the mineral nutritional quality of the diets of the...

New research and teaching focus on Energy Resources

A new research and teaching focus on Energy Resources at the University of Pretoria will provide the ideal conditions to assist in the development of graduates for international petroleum and gas companies working regionally and...

MRC Extramural Research Unit for Stem Cell Research and Therapy awarded to UP

Professor Michael Pepper and his team of researchers at the University of Pretoria have been awarded an MRC Extramural Research Unit for Stem Cell Research and Therapy.

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The University of Pretoria is a multi-faculty research-intensive university with campuses in Pretoria, its surrounds, and in the country’s economic hub, Johannesburg. The University is conveniently situated in close proximity to government departments and major research entities in Pretoria, including the National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

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Data revolution

The Statistician-General, Mr Pali Lehohla, takes great pleasure in inviting you to the 2nd ISIbalo Annual Lecture Series to be hosted by the Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Prof Cheryl de la Rey.

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Feb 04
08:30 - 17:00
Seminar Room 4.24, Fourth Floor, HW Snyman North Building, Prinshof Campus, Gezina
Feb 04
15:00 - 16:30
Auditorium, Merensky Library
Feb 09
Graduate Centre, University of Pretoria
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Researchers ranked on Brigham Young University Accounting Research Rankings
22 January 2015

Prof Jean Myburgh, Acting Head of the Department of Accounting, Prof Stephen Coetzee, Ms Astrid Schmulian, Ms Cecile Janse van Rensburg and Ms Lizette Kotze, staff members in the Department of Accounting at the University of Pretoria, have been ranked on the Brigham Young Accounting Research Rankings for 2014.

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