UNIVEN hosts the USDP Academic Leadership Seminar

The second Academic Leadership Seminar of the University Staff Doctoral Programme (USDP) was held between 12 and 13 March 2019 at the University of Venda (UNIVEN) Art Gallery. USDP is a project under the University Capacity Development Programme (UCDP) established through the United States-South Africa Higher Education Network which is funded by the Department of […]

Researchers get the glimpse of technology transfer during intellectual property workshop

Researchers get the glimpse of technology transfer during intellectual property workshop  Every year on April 26, the world celebrates World Intellectual Property Day to learn about the role that intellectual property (IP) rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity. The Directorate of Research and Innovation at the University of Venda (UNIVEN) celebrated this day with […]

UNIVEN students urged to strive for excellence in business

On Thursday, 13 February 2020, the University of Venda (UNIVEN) Directorate of International Relations hosted UNIVEN Student Training for Entrepreneurial Promotion (STEP) opening ceremony at the University Auditorium. This programme has provided more than 100 students training on how to start and sustain their own businesses.  UNIVEN hosted this day in partnership with Leuphana University […]

Community Engagement Directorate organises a successful virtual Social Entrepreneurship Workshop

On Wednesday, 24 March 2021, the Community Engagement Directorate held a virtual Social Entrepreneurship Workshop under the theme, ‘Introduction to Social Enterprise: Rethinking Business’. The major purpose of the workshop was to expose students and staff to the concept of social entrepreneurship and show how social entrepreneurs are transforming society to deliver social impact in […]

UNIVEN and Mulenzhe Development Trust meet to strengthen collaboration of projects benefiting surrounding communities

The University of Venda (UNIVEN) Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Dr Bernard Nthambeleni, on Wednesday, 19 May 2021 led a delegation of UNIVEN Senior managers comprising of the Director Institute for Rural Development, Prof Joseph Francis; Director Community Engagement, Prof Vhonani Netshandama; UNIVEN Innovative Growth Company (UIGC) CEO, Dr John Mudau and Director Marketing, Branding and Communication, […]