The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is a result of the merger between the Rand Afrikaans University (est. 1967) and the Technikon Witwatersrand (est. 1979).
Prior to the merger, the Daveyton and Soweto campuses of the former Vista University had been incorporated into the Rand Afrikaans University.Established in 2005, UJ now has nine faculties spread over five campuses with more than 45 000 students in attendance. UJ’s vision includes the advancement of freedom, democracy, equality and human dignity as high ideals of humanity, through distinguished scholarship and through reputable research and innovation.
In its mission statement, UJ commits itself to leading, challenging, creating and exploring knowledge.
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