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Professor Ekosse is UNIVEN’s Senior Professor of Applied Clay Mineralogy and Environmental Geology
Professor Ekosse is UNIVEN’s Senior Professor of Applied Clay Mineralogy and Environmental Geology

Professor Georges Ekosse PhD, DTech, FAAS, UNIVEN’s Director Research and Innovation, who has been a Full Professor of Applied Clay Mineralogy and Environmental Geology since 2008

UNIVEN students to benefit from ABSA R5 million scholarship
UNIVEN students to benefit from ABSA R5 million scholarship

In a commitment to widen access to higher education as part of a Group-wide CEO Scholarship Programme, Absa Bank handed over an amount of R5 million to the University of Venda students.

The South African Heritage Ambassador encourages Africans to decolonise modern culture
The South African Heritage Ambassador encourages Africans to decolonise modern culture

Addressing the audience during the Vatsonga and Vhavenda cultural heritage symposium that the University of Venda’s Institute for Rural Development and Murongwe Enrichment Projects jointly organised, the South African Heritage Ambassador, Ms Tando Songwevu

Professor Coplan Speaks Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika During Series of Public Lectures
Professor Coplan Speaks Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika During Series of Public Lectures

The University of Venda (Univen) Library Hall was abuzz during the School of Human and Social Sciences lecture series held from 22 to 24 May 2017.

Univen, BANKSETA and SAICA acknowledge the hardwork of Thuthuka beneficiaries
Univen, BANKSETA and SAICA acknowledge the hardwork of Thuthuka beneficiaries

“This is the third prize-giving ceremony, since the inception of the Thuthuka programme in 2014. The aim of this ceremony is to stimulate academic excellence by acknowledging and rewarding deserving students for their outstanding performance,” said Ms Mutondi Mashamba,

International Seminar Supports the Development of Intercultural Competencies among Postgraduate Students
International Seminar Supports the Development of Intercultural Competencies among Postgraduate Students

Connecting University of Venda (UNIVEN) students and local communities with the global world is central to internationalisation.

Prof Masoga captures minds with Inaugural Lecture’s powerful theme
Prof Masoga captures minds with Inaugural Lecture’s powerful theme

“When I came up with the expression: ‘making fish understand its water’, I knew that different people will variably interpret it in different ways,” said Prof Mogomme Masoga, during his Professorial Inaugural Lecture that was held on 25 May 2017 at Research Conference Centre.

Out of 2613 graduates 39% are males and 61% are females
Out of 2613 graduates 39% are males and 61% are females

The University of Venda (Univen) has conferred 8 doctoral degrees, 56 master’s degrees, 219 honours degrees, 284 post-graduate diplomas, 1950 undergraduate bachelor degrees, and 98 undergraduate diplomas from eight schools

Rufaro Chikuruwo scoops all the awards
Rufaro Chikuruwo scoops all the awards

Rurafo Emily Chikuruwo is the most spoken person, but for all the good reasons. She made headlines when she scooped almost all the awards

Univen Creates Human Capital Development Its Culture- Prof Nesamvuni
Univen Creates Human Capital Development Its Culture- Prof Nesamvuni

“Amongst the graduates at masters level inclusive of Mr Ndivhuwo Victor Goliada who is a staff member in Committee Administration Section.

DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF COMPETION COMMISSION TO LEAD SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT SCEIENCES ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF COMPETION COMMISSION TO LEAD SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT SCEIENCES ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

“Seeing a student dropping out because of fees unaffordability worries me.”, these are the words said by the new Chairperson of the School of Management Sciences Alumni Association, Mr Hardin Ratshisusu.

Vincent Demana gets his Masters degree with distinction
Vincent Demana gets his Masters degree with distinction

Graduating with flying colours is not new to Mr. Ndishunwani Vincent Demana. He received his Masters of Arts in English with Distinction

Neluvhalani Matshikiri Christopher Graduates with a PHD at 78
Neluvhalani Matshikiri Christopher Graduates with a PHD at 78

Undergraduate qualification should encourage you to further your studies -Dr Christopher Neluvhalani.

History in the making – First graduates of Diploma in Freshwater Technology
History in the making – First graduates of Diploma in Freshwater Technology

History was made at the University of Venda (Univen) when the new career-focused Diploma in Freshwater Technology was conferred on the first ten graduates.

Watch: Univen May Graduation Photos
Watch: Univen May Graduation Photos

University of Venda is hosting its 2017 May Graduation Ceremony

Univen SRC President tells his cabinet to leave tangible legacy during their term
Univen SRC President tells his cabinet to leave tangible legacy during their term

“The 2016/2017 Univen SRC cabinet must leave a tangible legacy which will improve the lives of the African students” said Univen SRC President

More than 15 000 learners from 182 Schools empowered during 2017 Univen Careers Exhibition
More than 15 000 learners from 182 Schools empowered during 2017 Univen Careers Exhibition

About 15 305 learners from 180 Schools from Vhembe District benefited during the 2017 annual careers exhibition that was recently hosted by the University of Venda (Univen) in the Auditorium.

2017 Univen Careers exhibition offers opportunities to learners
2017 Univen Careers exhibition offers opportunities to learners

The University of Venda (Univen) and the Careers Exhibition and Information Association (CEIA) in partnership with the Department of Education in Vhembe District officially opened the 2017 Univen Careers Exhibition on Monday, 8 May 2017

Student Exchange in Early Childhood Education Continues to Flourish
Student Exchange in Early Childhood Education Continues to Flourish

The Department of Early Childhood Education in the School of Education continues to successfully implement its student exchange with the University College Leuven Limburg (UCLL).

Collaborative project with VIVES University College and the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium
Collaborative project with VIVES University College and the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Belgium

From 16 to 21 April 2017 a delegation from VIVES University College and the Institute of Tropical Medicine from Belgium visited Univen.

99% OF UNIVEN STUDENTS HAVE RECEIVED NSFAS ALLOWANCES
99% OF UNIVEN STUDENTS HAVE RECEIVED NSFAS ALLOWANCES

The latest update from NSFAS is that 99% of qualifying students have received their allowances through the SBUX system.

Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Higher Education applauds Univen for good work
Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Higher Education applauds Univen for good work

On Tuesday, 28 March 2017, the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training led by its Chairperson, Honourable Connie September, visited the University of Venda

Applications to study at Univen in 2018 Now open
Applications to study at Univen in 2018 Now open

Applications to study at Univen for the 2018 academic year are currently open, Do not wait for the last moment, apply today