University of Pretoria
This has allowed us to establish a presence among the top 1,9% of universities worldwide. Our vision has always been to look forward, provide the best possible education for our students, and encourage them to go on to do great things. We are continuously transforming the corporate and research landscape through innovative thinking and the high calibre of our graduates. More than a quarter of a million alumni have passed through our doors. Many are on the path to success, while others have already become leaders in their fields both locally and internationally.
UP has grown to become one of the top universities on the continent, and we are proud that our reputation precedes our graduates around the world. Our story at UP is as much about where we have come from as where we are heading. It is a story of ongoing positive development, dedication to excellence, and striving to reach our goals with zeal, passion and perseverance.
As South Africa prepares for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment, and Information Technology (EBIT) focuses its research, teaching and learning activities on bringing competitive knowledge to industry, education, and society.
We aim for research excellence and are keen on international collaboration. The Faculty is organized into four schools:
EBIT is highly ranked globally; our programmes are accredited by statutory and professional bodies at both national and international levels.