University of Johannesburg UJ

University of Johannesburg has a student population of over 50 000, with about 3000 international students who come from 80 different countries. 

Recognised as the country's second strongest brand, UJ offers world-class, internationally recognised academic programmes based on curricula informed by cutting-edge developments in both undergraduate and postgraduate education, and that are designed to prepare students for the world of work and for global citizenship.

The curriculum is increasingly reflective of previously marginalised scholarship that talks to a transformation and decolonisation agenda, with Africa at its core.

Qualifications offered

UJ has transformed into a diverse, inclusive, transformational and collegial institution, with a student population of over 50 000, of which more than 3000 are international students from 80 countries. This makes UJ one of the largest contact universities in South Africa (SA) from the 26 public universities that make up the higher education system.

UJ Faculties

The faculties at the University of Johannesburg are:

  • College of Business and Economics
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
  • Faculty of Science

They offer a very wide range of course from diplomas to degrees to postgraduate courses. Please view the UJ website and prospectus for full details.

UJ Online Courses

UJ also offers a wide range of online courses. These range from short courses to full certificates, degrees and postgraduate courses. 

University of Johannesburg Online Application

The web application process is available for to apply for study at UJ from the 1st of April each year to study in the following calendar year.

Delivery Method
Contact
Type of education institution
Universities
- Education Faculty
- Engineering & the Built Environment Faculty
- Health Sciences Faculty
- Science Faculty
- Commerce Faculty
- Law Faculty
- Humanities Faculty
Qualification Types
National Diploma
Bachelors Degree
Higher Diploma
Honours Degree
Post Graduate Certificate
Post Graduate Diploma
Masters Degree
Doctorate

Institution Location

Other Articles

Are you wanting to study coding for free or at an affordable cost? Or perhaps you've already completed your qualification and you are now looking to gain some experience. Here are free coding courses for you.

Shakeerah, from Careers Portal, sits down with Min'entle from The Knowledge Trust, to talk about their new WhatsApp Expo! This is the world's first ever WhatsApp Expo and is a 3-month experience covering Guidance, Education, and Employment.

Enter our Competition