The Department of Geology at the University of Pretoria fully endorses maintaining professional and ethical values in its teaching activities, research practices and community engagement. We regard it our duty to strive to produce graduates at all levels who are not only fully-trained geoscientists but also fully-rounded human beings with integrity.
To be the most respected Geology Department on the African continent.
- To produce excellent graduates who fully understand the tenets of geological science and can apply these to the practice of their profession with integrity and inquisitive minds, and who respect the environment;
- to carry out internationally recognised research to the highest standards;
- to serve our South African, African and global communities.