Deputy Vice-Chancellors


Deputy Vice-Chancellors

The North-West University has three campuses situated at Mahikeng, Potchefstroom and Vanderbijlpark.  The Deputy Vice-Chancellors are responsible for assignable functions and campus operations.


Mafikeng Campus

Prof Marilyn Setlalentoa

  • BA (SW) (University of Limpopo)
  • BA Hons (SW) (University of Limpopo)
  • MA (Soc Sc) Social Work (University of Johannesburg)
  • PhD (North-West University)
  • Management Development Certificate (North-West University)


Potchefstroom Campus

prof_fika_jvrensburgProf Fika Janse van Rensburg

  • BA (Majors: Greek, Latin, Philosophy) (PU for CHE)
  • Hons BA (Greek) (PU for CHE)
  • MA (Greek) (PU for CHE)
  • ThB (4 year postgraduate B-degree) (PU for CHE)
  • 4 year Candidate Certificate (TSP)
  • ThM-status (New Testament) (PU for CHE)
  • ThD (New Testament Hermeneutics) (PU for CHE)



Vaal Triangle Campus

Prof Linda du Plessis

  • BSc(Computer Science) (PU for CHE)
  • Hons BSc (PU for CHE)
  • BSc (PU for CHE)
  • PhD (Education) (PU for CHE)
  • Certificate for environmental educators (Unisa)
  • Leadership in Higher Education (Harvard)
  • Certificate in ICT (Wits)