University of South Africa: Ranking & Review

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Pretoria Rank South Africa Rank World Rank
1 6 736
Top 5%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionyes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment67,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT+++-
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesUNISA
MottoPro Gentibus Sapientia
Learning in Service to Humanity
AccreditationDepartment of Higher Education and Training, South Africa
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of African Universities (AAU)
Universities South Africa (USA)
National Association of Distance Education and Open Learning in South Africa (NADEOSA)
Academic structureCollege of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences
College of Economic and Management Sciences
College of Education
College of Human Sciences
College of Law
College of Science, Engineering and Technology
College of Graduate Studies
Graduate School of Business Leadership
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic
Total FTE staff4,250
Student/staff ratio16
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPreller Street Muckleneuk
Pretoria, Pretoria, 0003 Gauteng South Africa
South Africa
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+27 (12) 429 3111
Fax+27 (12) 429 4150

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