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Moraal honoured for his life's work

The South African Academy for Science and Arts announced that the MT Steyn Medal for natural sciences and technical achievement has been awarded to a top scient...

Research commons opened in library

The new research commons in the Ferdinand Postma Library on the Potchefstroom Campus has recently been officially opened. This commons is on the third floor ...

Charl Blignaut wins Academy Award

A young historian and lecturer at the Department of History and Ancient Culture, Charl Blignaut, has won a string of awards with his master's dissertation. ...

Sheepdog trained to help protect bullfrogs

A young sheep dog is being trained to sniff out the Giant Bullfrog as part of the research of a master's student at the Northwest University 's Potchefs...

New rated researchers a pride for campus

The Potchefstroom Campus of the North-West University is proud to have a total of 21 newly rated researchers. This brings the total number of rated researchers ...

LET'S KEEP THE “NEW” SIZE OF NIGERIA'S ECONOMY IN PERSPECTIVE

Any large and growing economy in Africa is always good news for the continent. But the overdue rebasing of the GDP calculations for the Nigerian economy just re...

Delectable dinner and vintage entertainment, boogie-woogie style

Once again, The Dahlings are bringing their stilettos and make-up bags to Potchefstroom, stacking their vintage army chest in front of a backdrop of blockbuster...

Huge benefits from legal horns

If communities in South Africa can largely benefit from the implementation of legalised trade in rhino horn not only will these communities’ quality of life i...

Postgraduate Diploma alumnus says, thank you NWU!

It is a privilege to be a Puk student - one of the first conclusions drawn when looking at the attitudes of students attending degree awarding ceremonies. Phill...

Swakopmund Namibia, location of 8th IBC Conference

Another year has flown by and it is again time for the eighth IBC Conference that is currently in its organisational phase. This sought-after conference will th...

Eight students honoured with prestigious postgraduate bursaries

Eight students of the Faculty of Education at the North-West University were recently honoured with postgraduate bursaries at a special occasion. Three of th...

Agricultural sector speaks with one voice

The first Agri-Sector Unit Forum (ASUF) conference recently took place in Stellenbosch, where various industrial organisations operating in the agricultural ind...

Celebrating the Art Song

The singing section at the NWU School of Music will present an afternoon concert on Sunday 9 March 2014 at 15:30 in the Conservatory Hall in which the art song ...

Business schools: Now it's the Big Five

Financial Mail: 21 February, 2014 The Potchefstroom Business School has become the first school outside SA’s traditional ‘Big Four’ to win internationa...

Test for academic literacy for postgraduate students (TALPS) improves quality of the PhD programme

The selection process of prospective students for the PhD programme at the NWU PBS was recently reviewed and a test for academic literacy for postgraduate stude...

NWU PBS honours students during awards ceremony

Jaco Smit, marketing manager at Opti Feeds, a subsidiary of NWK Limited, was recently named the NWU Potchefstroom Business Schools’ best achiever for the Adva...

NWU professor member of international consultation in Brazil

• Prosperity theology under the magnifying glass A professor from the Faculty of Theology is one of sixty theologists and missionaries from across the worl...

PBS’s MBA just the right medicine

The Potchefstroom Business School (PBS) of the North-West University and Aspen-Pharmacare agree: expert leadership is of cardinal importance for the country’s...

Taxing task to fund the NDP

Professor Raymond Parsons from the NWU Potchefstroom Business School   THE successful implementation of the National Development Plan (NDP) — a centrep...

From the Rector's office

House committee at Over de Voor and Karlien residences temp suspended after complaints of alleged improper conduct. For more information please visit the follow...