University of Pretoria South Africa
Home of the
100 years old in 2008
The University of Pretoria
strives to be:
To be an internationally recognised South African teaching and research university and a member of the international community of scholarly institutions.
The University of Pretoria is situated in the eastern suburbs of South Africa's expanding administrative capital, Tshwane, Gauteng Province, South Africa.
The University of Pretoria provides an intellectual home to anyone who has the interest and ability to participate in its programmes. The University acknowledges that every student has a right to excellent training. The University undertakes to develop and use the languages of instruction, Afrikaans and English, as valuable instruments of science.
Faculties, Departments and Programmes
Academic year: January to November
There are nine faculties:
140 Departments and 43 centres,
institutes and bureaus
Application and Closing Dates
Applications open 1 March of the
year preceding the year of study.
Admission requirements are set
for each degree offered
Accommodation @ UP
Taking the residence option will
provide you with an active student life, structure and security. Contact:
Campuses of the University of
Campus, Hatfield, Tshwane, Gauteng
Is the largest campus and is
located in Hatfield. Most of the residences are within walking distance of
the campus as well as restaurants, banks, grocery stores and has a large
Onderstepoort is the only Faculty
of Veterinary Science in South Africa.
The Faculty of Education is
located in Groenkloof and has its own residences and sports grounds as well
as beautiful surroundings.
The Faculty of
Health Sciences and Dentistry has top class training facilities. The
Prinshof Campus has its own accommodation facilities for students. Nursing
students have their own accommodation facilities.
Student Support Services
To create an equitable
environment for students by providing vocational guidance, social and
psychological care in order to ensure academic excellence.
Free medical services are
available to all UP registered students. Your student card assures access.
The University of Pretoria offers
top sport facilities and a High Performance Centre with a Sport Hotel for
visiting sport men and women.
Sport at the University of
Pretoria has long and proud traditions. Over the years, TUKS has produced
many national and international sport stars.
As such the SRC has the duty to
formulate policy and procedures and determine what is relevant to student
Client Service Centre Location
and Contact Details
Lynnwood Road EntranceLynnwood,
TshwaneGauteng Province, RSA
Monday - Friday 08h00 to 16h00