University of Pretoria


The University of Pretoria is a leading research intensive South African university with an established national and international reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We strive to provide a holistic student experience. See our website at for more information.

In addition to high quality teaching and research, all UP students have the opportunity to engage in experiential learning and are encouraged to participate in the enriching experiences provided by participating in community-related projects.

The University is renowned for its dynamic student life and is indisputably the number one university for sports – we offer over 30 sports codes, as well a range of cultural and social activities, 100 student societies and offer events which are a valuable part of the student experience.