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Unisa Midlands Region successfully hosts spring graduation ceremony

On Tuesday 10 October 2023, Unisa's Midlands Region held a graduation ceremony to confer certificates and degrees on deserving students who successfully completed their qualifications. Read more

Unisan appointed to Limpopo Library Council to shape future of libraries in the region

Mercy Mokgele, Manager of Library Services, Unisa North-Eastern Region, has been appointed to the Limpopo Library Council. She will use her experience and dedication to shape the future of libraries and advise the MEC of Sport, Arts and Culture. Read more

Unisa’s DTSFL strengthens student support and satisfaction through regional centre visits

Aimed at establishing collaboration and addressing the needs of students and the regional staff, the Department of Tuition Support and Facilitation of Learning embarked on a series of regional visits in September and October. Read more

Non-alignment−a critical component for developing countries

In partnership with Unisa, the South African Department of International Relations and Cooperation hosted a thought-provoking symposium weighing the pros and cons of South Africa's non-alignment position amidst the ongoing geopolitical developments and conflicts. Read more

Unisa KZN hosts memorable Spring graduations

Thousands of students walked the red carpet to be conferred their qualifications at the Unisa KZN Spring graduations. While the ceremonies started on a sad note, with one student awarded his degree posthumously, they ended humorously. The eMatheni Zulu Royal House also graced the graduations with its presence. Read more

Unisa to honour eminent cleric

HIS GRACE BISHOP DR ENGENAS JOSEPH LEKGANYANE, the esteemed Spiritual Leader of the St. Engenas Zion Christian Church, will become the latest eminent person to join the list of illustrious Unisa alumni when the university confers on him the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Theology (Honoris Causa) at a graduation ceremony in Pretoria this week. Read more

African legend OR Tambo to be honoured at Unisa

In commemoration of struggle icon and doyen of democracy, Oliver Reginald Tambo, Unisa, in partnership with the Oliver & Adelaide Tambo Foundation, will host a third memorial lecture in celebration of his life on 27 October. Read more

My mental health matters: Raising awareness and breaking stigmas

Mental health can sometimes be overshadowed in a world that often emphasises physical well-being. October is mental health awareness month, a time to acknowledge, educate, and advocate for mental health. Unisa KwaZulu-Natal Region took this mission to a whole new level. Read more

Unisa and Gauteng Department of Education collaborate to inspire the youth

Currently under way at Unisa is the Creative Arts Provincial Exhibition, featuring mesmerising sculptures, intricate drawings, and outstanding youth performances. Read more