Prof (FW) Francis Petersen
Rector and Vice-Chancellor

Prof Francis Petersen












Prof Francis William Petersen is the Rector and Vice-Chancellor of the University of the Free State since 1 April 2017.  He has formerly been Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Town. Read More...


 

Prof (NI) Nicky Morgan
Prof NI (Nicky) Morgan (Acting Vice-Rector: Institutional Change, Student Affairs, and Community Engagement)

Prof Nicky Morgan

Professor Morgan joins the UFS as Vice-Rector: Operations. Read More...


Prof (RC) Corli Witthuhn
Vice-Rector: Research

Prof Corli Witthuhn

Prof Witthuhn brings with her years of experience in higher education, both in terms of scientific research and serving in senior management positions in university structures. Read More...


Prof (ML) Lis Lange
Vice-Rector: Academic

Dr Lis Lange

Prof Lis Lange is Vice-Rector: Academic at the University of the Free State, where she previously held a substantive position as Senior Director heading the Directorate for Institutional Research and Academic Planning (DIRAP).  Read More...



Prof P (Prakash) Naidoo

Vice Rector: Operations
Prof Prakash Naidoo

Prof Prakash Naidoo started at the university as Campus Principal of the Qwaqwa Campus. He is a former Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Resources and Planning at the Vaal University of Technology (VUT).
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Dr (MJG) Gift Vinger
Registrar: Governance and Policy

Dr Gift Vinger

Dr Gift Vinger, a Bloemfonteiner and Kovsie alumnus, distinguished himself as a hard-working and dedicated student throughout his university studies. He obtained both the BA and BA Honours degrees cum laude at the former Vista University and the University of the Free State respectively.  Read More...


Dr (K) Karen Lazenby
Registrar: Systems and Administration

Dr Karen Lazenby

Dr Karen Lazenby is the Registrar: Systems and Administration at the University of the Free State and is responsible for Student Academic Services, International Affairs, and Marketing. Read More...


UFS News
UFS supports its international students
UFS supports its international students

We have reached out to our Zimbabwean students on campus, and will assist where necessary.

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Invitation to a meeting of the UFS Convocation
Invitation to a meeting of the UFS Convocation

Meeting of the Convocation to take place on Monday 27 November 2017 in the Albert Wessels Auditorium.

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Tutu-Jonker Prestige Lecture Series tackles reconciliation
Tutu-Jonker Prestige Lecture Series tackles reconciliation

Is religion a catalyst of conflict in society?

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All you need to know about UFS December graduations
All you need to know about UFS December graduations

Visit a dedicated home page about celebrations taking place on Bloemfontein Campus.

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