The University of Venda (UNIVEN) is a South African, rural-based university, located in Thohoyandou in the Limpopo province. It was established in 1982 under what was then Republic of Venda government. Univen is a “comprehensive university”, offering both theoretically and practically oriented courses.
The Univen Innovative Growth Company (UIGC) PTY (LTD) is a company solely owned by the University of Venda. The company has arobust database of professional consultants and trainers who, respectively, provide quality services at competitive rates and offer accredited short courses.
The University of Venda aspires to be at the centre of tertiary education for rural and regional development in Southern Africa.
The university offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:
- School of Agriculture
- School of Education
- School of Environmental Sciences
- School of Health Sciences
- School of Human and Social Sciences
- School of Law
- School of Management Sciences
- School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences
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How to Apply
Step 1: Get your application form.
- Hardcopy Application:
This option is only available to undergraduate applicants. Postgraduate applicants may also download an application form here.
You can post your application to:
University of Venda
Private Bag X5050
Step 2: Complete your application form in full.
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Step 3: Attach all supporting documents.
Step 4: Complete a student accommodation form.
If you are a prospective student, not registered at this institution, please select one of the following options:
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ALL OTHER GENERAL ENQUIRIES: SWITCH-BOARD:
Tel: +27 15 962 8000
ALL APPLICATION ENQUIRIES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO STUDENT ADMINISTRATION:
Tel: +2715 962 8882 / +2715 962 8953 / +2715 962 8954 / +2715 962 8983.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
INFORMATION RELATING TO SPECIFIC PROGRAMMES AND SCHOOLS:
School of Agriculture – Tel +27 15 962 8880 Email: email@example.com
Environmental Sciences – Tel +27 15 962 9221 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
School of Human & Social Sciences – Tel +27 15 962 8969 Email: email@example.com
School of Health Sciences – Tel +27 15 962 8942 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
School of Mathematical & Natural Sciences – Tel +27 15 962 881 Email: email@example.com
School of Management Sciences – Tel +27 15 962 8869 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
School of Law – Tel +27 15 962 8948 Email: email@example.com
School of Education – Tel +27 15 962 8888 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
GENERAL STUDENT RECRUITMENT AND CAREERS EXHIBITIONS INVITATIONS: