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
Town planning: How McDonald’s did it
Town planning: How McDonald’s did it

Top brand shares how to in town planning.

       Read Story

Chemistry lab on South Campus a UFS first
Chemistry lab on South Campus a UFS first

New facility will relieve the strain on existing venues.

       Read Story

Researching inequalities and higher education: towards human development for all
Researching inequalities and higher education: towards human development for all

Scholars dissect education-related issues affecting development.

       Read Story

New Senior Professor joins UFS Department of Agricultural Economics
New Senior Professor joins UFS Department of Agricultural Economics

University established at forefront of water research.

       Read Story

VISIT OUR NEWS PAGE TO READ OTHER ARTICLESSHOW MORE