De Beers Group donates laptops to the University of Venda

On Tuesday, 26 January 2021, De Beers Group donated 270 laptops to the University of Venda (UNIVEN). The official handing over of these much-needed laptops was held at the University’s Council Chambers. In his message as the recipient, the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Dr Bernard Nthambeleni thanked De Beers Group for their generous donation. He said […]


UNIVEN GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE INDABA ADDRESS By Dr NR Raselekoane (HOD: Institute for Gender and Youth Studies) Gender-based violence (GBV) is a pervasive and systemic problem which is deeply entrenched in South Africa which continues to haunt South Africa despite our grand and lofty gender policies and strategies. Despite our impressive gender policies, South Africa has one of […]

Address by the Vice Chancellor on Gender Based Violence and Xenophobia University of Venda, Auditorium 16 September 2019

On the 3rdof September at 18h00, our students gathered at the Freedom Squire here on campus for a candlelight vigil to add their voice in condemning violence against women and saying no! to rape and murder. In the week that follow, my office issued a Media Statement condemning acts of gender-based violence and xenophobia and […]

Strategy 2021-2025 Communication – Questions and Answers

Download Univen Strategic Plan Questions and Answers The Executive Management Committee has listened to your concerns, comments and questions regarding the implementation process of the operating model together with the proposed structure in the recently conducted Staff Change Readiness Survey. It is for this reason that we needed to reflect on some of the frequently […]

Welcome Message for 2021 Academic Year

To : All Staff and Students  From : Adv. Mojankunyane Gumbi  University Chancellor  Date : 12 April 2021  May I take this opportunity to welcome you to the 2021 academic year at our University, UNIVEN. I am honoured to join the community of UNIVEN at this stage, when the global community has to adjust to […]