University of Zululand University of Zululand is a comprehensive University offering approximately 252 accredited degree, diploma and certificate courses across its Faculties of Arts; Education; Science and Agriculture; and Commerce, Administration and Law. Popular courses include Law, Education, Nursing Science, Agronomy, Hydrology, Social Work, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Sport Science. UNIZULU students have the opportunity to specialise their degrees according to their areas of interest, within their respective fields. We believe in promoting a culture of learning in an environment that is conducive to personal growth and academic development. To this quest, assistance is provided through the provision of augmented and foundation courses. We are located within the Umhlathuze Municipality, the fastest growing industrial hub and employer in northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. UNIZULU is the only university north of the Uthukela River and can be easily found 1.4km south east of the R102 when travelling from Durban or by using the Global Positioning Satellite co-ordinates - 28.858208, 31.840889.
UWC sees itself as an Engaged University, facing the future in a way that transcends the past, and embracing the complex reality of transformation and global technological advances. It is committed to excellence in teaching, learning and research, to nurturing the cultural diversity of South Africa, and to responding in critical and creative ways to the needs of a society in transition. Drawing on its proud experience in the liberation struggle, the University is committed to a distinctive academic role in helping to build an equitable and dynamic society. UWC has Centres of excellence in hydrogen economy, astronomy, Bioinformatics and Human Health, Poverty and Agrarian Studies, Astronomy and Space Science, Nano-Electrochemistry and Sensor Technology, Microbial Genomics, Earth Observation Applications for Water Resources, Multi-level Government, Law and Development, Nuclear Science, Health Systems, Cosmology and Multi-Wavelength Data and Mathematics Education.
Vision To be at the heart of technology education and innovation in Africa. Mission The four aims that comprise our mission: We will build a university that is highly efficient, sustainable and environmentally conscious We will be known for the high quality of our teaching and learning and the relevance of our curriculum We will create a vibrant and well resourced living and learning environment for our students We will enhance and develop the quality and effectiveness of our research and knowledge production Core Values We undertake to deal with others in a spirit of Ubuntu All our interactions will be governed by a spirit of mutual respect We support the principle of equity We will promote innovation in all aspects of our work We will uphold the principle of accountability for our actions We prize excellence We will strive for efficiency in all our operations
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