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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Flash Facts Competition reveals best of the best
Flash Facts Competition reveals best of the best

Research competition for staff and students.

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 Young researcher to jet out to UK
Young researcher to jet out to UK

The future of research on the Qwaqwa Campus is in safe hands.

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Dr Höppener’s book explores sustainable development
Dr Höppener’s book explores sustainable development

Book demonstrates theoretical concepts.

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