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KwaDlangezwa (Main Campus) Durban-Umlazi Campus, KwaZulu-Natal

Equipped for success

The University of Zululand (Unizul) offers top academic tuition and assists students in realising their full potential and reaching their goals. Unizul has produced many outstanding alumni who have reached top positions in their fields. Unizul accommodates some 6 000 students and is ideally situated for community-orientated research, especially in the fields of rural development, linguistics, folklore, history, religion, social work, political studies, the natural sciences, education and indigenous law.

The University of Zululand has embarked on becoming the leading comprehensive institution (offering both university and technikon-type courses) for access to quality education, research and technological skills. It aims at catering for students from diverse backgrounds and at helping them succeed within an enabling and caring learning and teaching environment.

Location and brief history
The main campus is situated at KwaDlangezwa, on the coastal plain about 150 kilometres north of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal’s major city and chief port, where it also has a satellite facility, the Durban-Umlazi Campus (DUC).

Entrance requirements
Entrance requirements include at least an E-aggregate symbol in matric with full matriculation exemption or conditional exemption.

Faculties, departments and degrees
There are six faculties: Arts Commerce and Administration Law Education Science and Agriculture and l Theology and Religion Studies, which offer degrees and diplomas at undergraduate and postgraduate level. A wide range of study opportunities are accommodated across 60 departments.

Services and accommodation
The Bureau for Sport and Recreation offers some 17 sports codes and there are a wealth of religious, cultural, political and other societies and associations that cater for students in most faculties. The majority of Unizul’s students live in the furnished residences, while a limited number of off-campus houses provide accommodation for more mature students.

Specialised facilities enhance learning
The Hewlett-Packard Academy provides the very best equipment to ensure students have computer training to prepare them for employment. Its highly successful Science Centre promotes interest in science and technology. Chemistry laboratories are among the best-equipped in South Africa. The library is state-of-the-art.

University of Zululand
Main Campus
Private Bag X1001
KwaDlangezwa 3886 South Africa
Student Guidance Services
Tel: +27 (0)35 902 6346/42/40/41
Durban-Umlazi Campus
Private Bag X10, Isipingo 4110
South Africa
Tel: +27 (0)31 907 7000

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