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For two decades the University of Pretoria (UP) has offered a blended approach to teaching and learning. This model has secured a place for UP as a leader on the African continent in the use of a blended learning model.

UP Business Incubator – Step onto the path of entrepreneurial success

The UP Business Incubator was established to provide free support services to potential and new entrepreneurs on campus. The service allows entrepreneurs to plan, start and grow their ideas into high-impact business ventures.

Ground-breaking surgical procedure by South African team regarded as the first of its kind

In what is regarded as a first of its kind, a group of South African veterinarians, together with a maxillofacial surgeon, succeeded in surgically lengthening the misaligned jaw of an adult male chimpanzee.

Some flies like crowds

Entomologists at the University of Pretoria are assessing which flies are best for recycling organic waste.

Another veterinary painkiller found to be toxic to vultures

In South Asia, the frequent and widespread use of certain drugs to treat cattle and buffalo has led to a catastrophic decline in the populations of vultures that consume livestock carcasses.

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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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10th Annual SPMA International Conference on Public Management and Administration

In celebration of a decade of debating public administration and management issues in an era of multiple challenges and constraints, Professor Margaret Chitiga-Mabugu, Director of the School of Public Management and Administration (SPMA) at the University of Pretoria, will be hosting the 10th Annual SPMA International Conference on Public Administration at the Burgerspark Hotel from 26 to 27 October 2017.

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Oct 26
26 Oct - 27 Oct
Burgerspark Hotel, Pretoria, South Africa
Nov 07
13:30 - 16:00
Plant Sciences Auditorium, 1st Floor, Room 3 – 50, Plant Sciences Complex, Hatfield Campus, University of Pretoria
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