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— Ray Kurzweil

Welcome to the Faculty of Humanities

Welcome to the website of the Faculty of Humanities, one of the oldest and most respected Humanities faculties in South Africa. Established more than 100 years ago, the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Pretoria has a long tradition of and extensive experience in providing undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a wide range of disciplines in the languages, arts, and the social sciences.

Important information for students

Please click here regarding important announcements for prospective students, senior undergraduate students and postgraduate students.

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Interdisciplinary MA study in 2017

To attend an info session for 2017, please contact bongiwe.cwayi@up.ac.za before 9 November 2016 and provide name and student number.

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