Capital cities in the spotlight at UP

With most of the world’s population now living in cities, the sustainable management of urban areas has become one of the most important development challenges of our time.

A Bright Future for Concentrated Solar Power

Researchers at the University of Pretoria (UP) are building a new prototype device for turning the sun’s energy into electrical power.

UP’s research conserves valuable museum collection

Priceless Iron Age artefacts from the Unesco World Heritage Sites of Mapungubwe and K2 have been conserved and are being exhibited by an expert team of specialists and researchers from the University of Pretoria.