If you have completed your studies and are seeking a suitable postgraduate programme, look no further than the University of Pretoria – one of the top universities in Africa. With our strategic vision of being a leading research-intensive university on the continent, we offer a wide range of exciting, relevant and highly beneficial postgraduate degrees.
At the University of Pretoria (UP) we believe in developing our students to the highest standards to enable them to successfully complete their studies in the shortest time possible, and also prepare them for the world beyond UP.
The University of Pretoria has an established reputation for research quality and excellence, with its research strategy focused on societal challenges, in particular the challenges faced by Africa and developing regions in the global south.
Research Matters shows how the University of Pretoria creates a world of answers by highlighting some of our most impactful and innovative research, all of which addresses society’s most pressing concerns in order to transform lives and communities.
The University of Pretoria is ranked as a highly innovative university with forward-looking teaching and learning and research initiatives. Our innovation platforms, which range across a wide array of disciplines, are dedicated to finding transdisciplinary solutions to some of Africa’s, and the world’s, most pressing challenges.
The University of Pretoria has several support programmes in place to assist and enhance student success, leadership, welfare and wellness. Students who are in need of support can contact the various support services.
The FlyHigher@UP programme provides holistic assistance to postgraduate students from the point of recruitment to graduation, including providing administrative, academic, financial and social support.
The Department of Library Services has nine faculty libraries spread over all the University of Pretoria (UP) campuses. These provide access to a range of print and digital publications, and specialised services.