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SASBMB| congress | 7 – 10 July 2024 | The Ranch Hotel, Polokwane, South Africa

NRF One Call for Proposals 2024/2025

The National Research Foundation (NRF) has the pleasure of announcing the opening of the NRF One Call for Proposals.


  • Best Overall Performer for the University

  • Best Overall Student in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Agriculture

  • Faculty Medallion

  • Senate Medallion

Call for book chapters: “The Judicialization of Elections in Africa: Emerging trends and trajectories”

We are inviting book chapters for a forthcoming edited volume on “The Judicialization of Elections in Africa: Emerging trends and trajectories”.

Deadline for abstract submissions: 1 December 2023
Acceptance of Abstracts: 10 December 2023
Deadline for full chapter submission: 30 March 2024
Publication of the book: (expected) August 2024

About the University of Venda

The University of Venda celebrated its 40th Anniversary in the year 2022. The celebration was characterized by embracing past achievements, recognizing current success stories, and helping to shape the future. Over the four decades of its existence, the University produced many graduates who held positions of responsibility and influence in political, corporate, and society in general. Read More | Give to the University

Prof  Bernard Nthambeleni

Prof Bernard Nthambeleni

Vice-Chancellor and Principal

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UNIVEN Announcements


Post-Doc Opportunity: Call for Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity: Renewable Energy Microgrid Research

3 weeks ago
About Us: The University of Venda, committed to excellence in teaching, learning, research, and community engagement, fosters graduates equipped with locally relevant knowledge and globally competitive qualifications. Anchored on these pillars, we embark on innovative research endeavors to address pressing...
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The Directorate of Community Engagement, Entrepreneurship, Inclusive Innovation and Commercialisation is inviting all students to be part of this wonderful initiative.

4 weeks ago
The Entrepreneurship Student Ambassadors Program is recruiting all students who are interested in being student volunteers to train as leaders and change makers.     Interested candidates must possess and be willing to learn the following qualities:  -Innovation  -Creativity  -Entrepreneurial...
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Mr Rudzani Mamphweli is a new Community Engagement Officer

1 month ago
The Directorate of Community Engagement, Entrepre-neurship, Inclusive Innovation, and Commercialisation (DCEEIIC) welcomes Mr. Rudzani Bernard Mamphweli as a Community Engagement Officer. He has been ap-pointed in this position with effect from 01 June 2024. Mr Mamphweli has a Bachelor of...
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