|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
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 include at least an E-aggregate symbol in matric with
full matriculation exemption or conditional exemption.
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.
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
Private Bag X1001
KwaDlangezwa 3886 South Africa
Student Guidance Services
Tel: +27 (0)35 902 6346/42/40/41
Private Bag X10, Isipingo 4110
Tel: +27 (0)31 907 7000