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Welcome to the Faculty of Education at the University of Pretoria (UP).
As a teacher, you have the opportunity to make a direct impact and a difference in lives, through educating young minds. By choosing UP to study Education, you will gain a relevant degree of a high quality that is internationally recognised and accredited.
At UP, you will have access to some of the best infrastructure, libraries, laboratories, online study resources, lecturers and work opportunities in South Africa, together with a host of support services to help and guide you throughout your studies.
Our environment and culture in the Faculty is a holistic one, so we produce competent teachers of a high calibre with an in-depth knowledge of their subject fields.
You will learn to be adaptable, creative and confident. These are the hallmarks of great teachers, which is why our teachers are rated as some of the most easily employed graduates.
The Groenkloof Campus is the home of the faculty of Education. This faculty offers initial and advanced training for education careers and serves students from the four corners of the world and is well known for its research and modernisation of teaching methods.
The Faculty of Education at the Universtity of Pretoria (UP) strives to achieve excellence in research that is aligned to national needs and priorities. We aspire to make a substantial contribution to scientific knowledge production and the delivery of research results that have direct application to local problems.
This Faculty has firmly established itself as one of the premier facilities for education research, capacity development and productivity in Southern Africa.
If you are looking for that special place you can call your home away from home, then a residence at the University of Pretoria (UP) is just the place for you. With us, you will find an environment that is conducive to working and studying hard.
With 10 000 students currently in our accommodation spaces, UP is proud to be known as the largest residential university in South Africa.
Come and join us!
One of the best ways to make the most of your time at the University of Pretoria (UP) is to take advantage of all that our campus has to offer. You can decide where you want to become involved and you can choose to take part in more than one of the structures listed below.
At TuksSport, we foster a culture of team spirit, camaraderie solidarity and mutual respect, focusing on fully-integrated individuals. TuksSport operates both locally and internationally and offers a professional home for the athletes and volunteers who participate in our…
Talented students at the University of Pretoria (UP) are encouraged to participate in our wide range of cultural organisations and activities. UP boasts its own symphony orchestra, various choirs, film festivals, literature competitions and a variety of concerts,
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If you are not at all able to pay university fees due to financial need, apply for financial support now. The online financial aid application form will be active annually from 1 August, and you require a University of Pretoria (UP) student number (u00000000) to…
No loan or bursary is guaranteed by UP.
As you embark on the amazing journey that is the life of a varsity student, the whole world is opened up to you. You’ve chosen the University of Pretoria (UP) as your partner on this journey and we are honoured. We intend to stand with you every step of the way.
Our Student Counselling Centre offers academic, therapeutic and emotional support to all University of Pretoria (UP) students. Services are offered by a professional, multi-disciplinary team of counselling, educational and clinical psychologists who are registered with…
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