Category: South African universities

Rand Afrikaans University

The Rand Afrikaans University ( RAU ) was an African institution of higher education and research that Johannesburg has served and surrounding area. The university was founded in 1967 and disbanded in 2004, on January 1, 2005 with the Vista University and Technikon Witwatersrand a new university, namely the University of Johannesburg to form. History In the two decades after the Second World War, the current impoverished Africans from the…

Center for Complementary and Alternative Communication

The Center for Complementary and Alternative Communication (CAAC) is housed in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Pretoria , and headed by Prof. in 1991 Erna Alant arise. It is located in the Communication . The center’s mission is to provide research and training to students that aims to improve the lives of people with communication problems.

Steve Biko Academic Hospital

The Steve Biko Academic Hospital is a hospital in Pretoria , South Africa . The hospital earlier than the Pretoria Academic Hospital , and in 1994 became known as the HF Verwoerd Hospital. The hospital is used purely as a tertiary education institution for health care. [1] This is the main teaching hospital of the University of Pretoria , with Kalafong Hospital in Atteridgeville on the west side of downtown….

Student Affairs Building UP

The Student Affairs Building , completed in 1915 , was the first student residence on the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria was built. It is through the Department of Public Works designed and show elements of Neo-Romanesque style, as can be seen from the classic white pillars and strong horizontal lines. The building originally was known as the College House and mainly served as men’s residence, but also…

Students Center UP

Over the years, the University of Pretoria had several student centers, but as the number of students has increased, everyone became insufficient. A new Student Center , which was designed by Philip Viljoen could be built after Roper in 1993 is closed. It was largely by Sasol -sponsored and other donors was officially in August 1995 opened. The student center is the hub of social activity for most students. It…

Heavy Machine Laboratory UP

The Heavy Machine Laboratory at the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria , is built in a similar style as the Brazilian of Engineering I building next door. The building was in 1958 completed and in 1982 expanded to include facilities for the Department of Mechanical, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. The Facilities include a wind tunnel where the aerodynamics of prototype aircraft can be tested. Heavy current through the…

Technical Services Building UP

The original Department of Technical Services at the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria was in the southern wing of the Old Chemistry Building located. This wing was demolished to make way for the expansion of the Merensky Library, and it was decided to build a new home for the Technical Services Department at the corner of Burnett- and Roper. The building was Louw Coppenhagen design and officially in…

Theology Building UP

The Theology Building ‘s style is similar to other older buildings on the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria , despite the somewhat more modern composition and architecture on the inside. Some refer to the style of the building, which was designed by the architectural firm Burg, Lodge and Burg Academic Revivalism. The building was in 1951 inaugurated and houses the Faculty of Theology. Between 1951 and 1959 the…

Tukkiewerf

The building known as Tukkiewerf at the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria , the Old Monastry in 1980 of the Roman Catholic Church is obtained. It consists of three buildings: A chapel was built in 1925 A Monastery built in 1925 a monastery designed by Gerald Bernhard and 1946 was built. The complex is in 1984 renovated and the Student Representative Council (SRC) donated to be used for…

UP Debate Society

The UP Debatsverengiging is a debate affiliated with the University of Pretoria (UP) in Pretoria , South Africa . Its members consist mainly of students of the university. The Association was founded in 2015, but the university itself has a long and illustrious history of debate and discourse. The University of Pretoria is one of the leading debate universities participating annually among others, the ATKV University Debate . The University…

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