Three Postdoctoral Fellows in the Faculty of Education
Posted on June 13, 2013
The Faculty of Education currently has three postdoctoral fellows completing their studies under the capable supervision of Education staff members. Dr Tilda Loots, Dr Diana Breshears and Dr Samuel Kolawole Adeyemo are researching various aspects within t
Posted on May 21, 2013
Open Day 2013 at the Faculty of Education was once again an opportunity to show prospective students and their parents what is offered on Groenkloof Campus.
Education staff receives NRF-ratings at glamorous function
Posted on May 02, 2013
Six staff members of the Faculty of Education received National Research Foundation (NRF)-ratings. They were honoured for it at the annual Exceptional Academic Achievers and NRF-rated Researchers Function, held at the Groenkloof Campus on 25 April 2013.
Faculty of Education appointed as Principal Investigator by Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund
Posted on April 25, 2013
The Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund awarded Prof Liesel Ebersöhn, Director of the Unit for Education Research in AIDS (ERA Unit), generous funding to act as principal investigator for the ‘Imbeleko and Social Connectedness Research Study&#
Another 550 degrees conferred
Posted on April 22, 2013
The Faculty of Education conferred a further 553 degrees on 16 April 2013, during the University of Pretoria
Education confers 600 degrees
Posted on April 15, 2013
The Faculty of Education conferred almost 600 degrees at its Autumn Graduation Ceremony, which took place on Tuesday, 9 April 2013 at 15:00 in the Rembrandt Hall on the University of Pretoria
A postdoctoral fellow in the Faculty of Education
Posted on March 28, 2013
Dr Samuel Kolawole Adeyemo from the Philippines was welcomed as postdoctoral fellow in the Faculty of Education in January 2013. He is one of the Vice-Chancellor's postdoctoral fellows and is working under the mentorship of Prof Chika Sehoole, Head of the
New books launched in the Faculty of Education
Posted on February 28, 2013
The Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria is proud to announce the launch of four new books by staff members. These authors have been hard at work researching and writing about their fields of expertise and were honoured for their hard work a
Dancing queen in our midst
Posted on February 07, 2013
A Foundation Phase student in the Faculty of Education, Angelique Sydow, has been selected by the International Dance Federation of South Africa to take part in the IDF World Dance Championships on 22 May 2013 in Hungary.
Faculty of Education welcomes 1 600 first-year students and parents on Groenkloof Campus
Posted on January 28, 2013
The Dean of the Faculty of Education, Prof Irma Eloff, welcomed the first-year education students and their parents on campus on Saturday, 26 January 2013.
Summer School Examination Schedule
Posted on January 25, 2013
Please note the following for the Summer School examinations that are scheduled for Saturday, 2 February 2013.
Faculty of Education First Year's Welcoming Day
Posted on January 23, 2013
All first year Education students will be welcomed to the Groenkloof Campus on Saturday, 26 January 2013. The official information session begins at 10:00 but you are welcome to visit some stalls and have refreshments from 09:00.
Three heads of departments accept second term in Faculty of Education
Posted on November 26, 2012
New NRF ratings in the Faculty of Education
Posted on November 21, 2012
The Faculty of Education has another SIX newly rated researchers!
Innovative staff members from the Faculty of Education awarded
Posted on November 09, 2012
Two staff members of the Faculty of Education were rewarded for their innovative approach to education at the Education Innovation Awards gala evening, held on 18 October 2012. The aim of the Awards is to acknowledge exceptional contributions to education
75 Years celebrations for the Faculty of Education
Posted on October 17, 2012
On Saturday evening, 13 October 2012, the Faculty of Education celebrated its 75 years of existence with a gala dinner. The official date when the Faculty was established, is 17 June 1937.
Prof JWM Pretorius
Posted on September 19, 2012
It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of Prof JWM Pretorius on 18 September 2012. Prof Pretorius was a former Head of the Department of Psycho- and Sociopedagogics, as well as Acting Dean of the Faculty of Education at UP.
Education scholars at Carnegie III Conference
Posted on September 13, 2012
The conference "Strategies to overcome Poverty and Inequality: Towards Carnegie III" was held at the University of Cape Town in early September, 2012. The conference, held in conjunction with the National Planning Commission, marks the starting point for
Honorary doctorate degree for Carol D Lee
Posted on September 06, 2012
On Wednesday, 5 September 2012 the Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria awarded an honorary doctorate degree to Carol Diane Lee.
Education field at the University of Pretoria amongst top 200 in the world
Posted on August 30, 2012
The Education field as a scientific discipline at the University of Pretoria rates amongst the top 200 in the world. The recent rankings by the QS World University Rankings of 2012 rate Education at UP between number 151 and 200 in the world.