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UJ celebrates remarkable ascent in global rankings

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) continues its remarkable ascent in the global higher education landscape, earning significant achievements in two prominent university rankings for 2024. UJ is now ranked number 1 in South Africa and [...]

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Harvesting air for water 

Advanced hydropanels. Clean drinking water. An estimated 6 million people in South Africa don’t have adequate access to water and sanitation. Of this number, some 3.5 million don’t have access to safe drinking water. [...]

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Blockchain-based certificates.

For students who gain their qualifications legitimately – who attend lectures, write assignments and sit for exams, often for several years – the certificates they receive at the end are the whole point. They’re [...]

The Invigilator

Virtual assessments. Credible qualifications. “When Covid first struck, the shift to online teaching and learning wasn’t all that difficult,” says Jurie Wessels. The university was ready for it – we’d been using online systems [...]

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Learning in a Pandemic. Finding Success.

“I was trained as an anthropologist – we tend to anticipate what’s coming – which is why I think I started feeling anxious in January last year. I was watching what was happening in [...]

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Ideating and innovating. Improving life in Africa.

Eugene is a third-year Business Information Technology student at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and a member of the university’s Technopreneurship Centre. The centre was originally established by the Department of Applied Information Systems [...]