To be an internationally recognised university in Africa, distinguished for engaged scholarship, social responsiveness and an ethic of care.
To excel in innovative learning and teaching and cutting-edge research, thereby benefitting society through knowledge.
Our Brand Promise
Dynamic. Values-driven. Excellence.
NWU will foster engaged and caring staff and students and embed the following foundational values, based on the constitutional values of human dignity, equality and freedom:
- Ethics in all endeavours
- Academic integrity
- Academic freedom and freedom of scientific research
- Responsibility, accountability, fairness and transparency
- Embracing diversity.
Amanda van der Merwe
Corporate and Information Governance Services