UFS in Numbers

114 years old (1904-2018)
7 faculties
40 491 total students
31 135 Undergradate students
7 486 Postgraduate students
1 870 International students
2 521 permanent staff members
59 satellite campuses
157 renovated buildings (2012-2017)
12 new buildings (2012-2017)
1 200 works of art
114 departments

158 NRF-rated researchers
1 P-rated scientist
A-rated scientists
5 tier-1 SARChI research chairs (internationally recognised researchers)
18 international research partnerships
240 postgraduate research degrees on average conferred per year
221% research output increase since 2010

UFS News
Applications for 2019 are now open
Applications for 2019 are now open

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36th annual Chancellor’s Distinguished Alumni Awards: call for nominations
36th annual Chancellor’s Distinguished Alumni Awards: call for nominations

Nominations are now open.

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UFS AEVGI advances Next-Generation Sequencing in Africa
UFS AEVGI advances Next-Generation Sequencing in Africa

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funding strengthens rotavirus research

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 Rynardt and Lynique selected for SA team at World Cup
Rynardt and Lynique selected for SA team at World Cup

Rynardt and Lynique off to London.

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