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Lightning is a natural phenomenon that most people do not fully understand. Its magnitude and force is so great that it has the potential to cause devastating destruction, bringing damage to infrastructure, livelihoods and even...

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Prospective students who wish to apply to the University of Pretoria (UP) for admission to one of its degree programmes, should submit their applications as soon possible.

UP academics are category finalists in NSTF Awards

Profs Namrita Lall, Xiaohua Xia, Mmantsae Diale, Kevin Wall and the University of Pretoria Institute for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP ISMC), headed by Prof Tiaan de Jager are category finalists in this year’s prestigious...

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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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UP Virtual Campus coming soon

The UP Virtual Campus will be officially launched over the weekend. This future-focused, media rich mini-site will showcase our world-class facilities in an accessible, creative and informative manner. The Virtual Campus, in the manner that UP is introducing it, is unique among South African universities and in line with world-class university trends.

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Jun 28
La Rotonda Restaurant, Plaza de las Cortes, 7, 28014 Madrid, Spain
Jul 04
4 Jul - 5 Jul
08:00 - 14:00
CSIR Conference Centre, Meiring Naude Road, Brummeria, Pretoria, South Africa
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UP’s Department of Family Medicine brings hope to drug users

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