Studying at university can be a serious financial burden for students, and this is often made worse by the yearly tuition fee increases. Student Representative Councils often represent the grievances of students and one in particular, is not pleased about the University of Pretoria deciding to increase fees. 

The University of Pretoria is one of Africa's top universities and the largest contact university in South Africa. If you are interested in attending then we can help you find out what the entry requirements are for UP courses.

In the 21st century, many things have moved online, and university courses are no different. The University of Pretoria offers online courses to students hoping to study remotely.

The 2020 final year students at the University of Pretoria achieved an unprecedented pass rate in the SAICA ITC exams.

There are students at the University of Pretoria who may not be able to continue their studies due to academic exclusion. This has prompted the university's Student Representative Council to step in. 

The homeless as well as those who come from severely disadvantaged communities are often not prioritised when it comes to vaccination drives due to not having documents. The University of Pretoria is looking to change this by helping more than 5000 of them get vaccinated despite not having the required documentation.

A degree in Public Relations can open the door to multiple career opportunities, including occupations in Marketing Coordination, Copywriting, Media Relations, Government Affairs, and so on. In South Africa, there are a number of tertiary institutions to choose from which offer the opportunity to study within this range of expertise.

The University of Pretoria has officially launched South Africa's very first research centre to solely focus on Diabetes at a public academic institution. Research at the centre will look at prevention and care of diabetes, amongst other things.

Students who have been accepted at or attend the University of Pretoria may now register online. Registrations are fully online, which means students will not be able to register on campus.

Universities such as the University of Cape Town, University of Pretoria and University of Free State have joined the Wits protest and are standing up against the police force. Higher Education protests became even louder following the death of an innocent bystander this week as a result of a police bullet.

Have you applied to study at the University of Pretoria and now you want to know where your application stands? Well, here's how to track your application.

The University of Pretoria has opened their online registrations for 2021 as UP registration for 2021 are now fully online. 

Following the President's address on 14 December, in-person graduations for 2020 at the University of the Witwatersrand have been cancelled with immediate effect as South Africa has entered its second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Universities have been looking to virtual methods to celebrate their graduates. 

The University of Pretoria has benefitted millions from a grant working towards the United States-South Africa Higher Education Network. This network helped with student exchanges, collaborative research and other partnerships involving South African and the United States.

Higher Education, just like any other sector right now, is being turned upside down by the pandemic. Some Universities have seen some students return, some are deciding to not have students back and then there are some who can't afford to have students back. There has also been some surprisingly results from students while experiencing a pandemic.

Stage 2 allows for Universities to have 66% of the student body back on campus. However, not all Universities have opted to have students back. Last week, the Minister of Higher Education outlined the risk levels at which Universities in South Africa rank according to things such as safety on campuses and also how well they can implement online learning.

9 South African universities have been listed in the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities, which was published by ShanghaiRanking Consultancy.

Are you thinking of studying at the University of Pretoria? They weren't going to let lockdown stop them so UP held a virtual open day where they were able to showcase their many faculties and facilities for students.  If you missed the live open day the whole event has been recorded so you can still access the video.  We've go all the details for you.

Students, parents and educators have reeled from the effects of COVID-19 on the education system and still adapting to the new way of doing things. The 7 Habits for Highly Effective College Students short course presented through Enterprises University of Pretoria (Enterprises UP) and facilitated by Fanie Walters from the Faculty of Economics and Management Sciences, University of Pretoria (UP) is exactly what the students need to cope and make this a successful year.

University of Pretoria is making plans for the phased return of students, as announced by the Higher Education Minister will be allowed under level 3 of the national lockdown. They have given some limited information to students on how this will happen.