Welcome to North-West University (NWU)

In the spotlight


Let your voice be heard!

Come and participate in shaping the NWU's revised language policy and plan. A colloquium in the form of two panel discussions will look at:

  • Development of African indigenous languages (including Afrikaans) for higher education.
  • English in higher education and multilingual pedagogies.


Find out more and remember to RSVP to ensure your seat.


21 October 2017 - Business Seminar

The spirit of the North-West University

The spirit of the university is reflected in the way we unlock the future for people and enable them to make their dreams come true. This spirit runs across all our activities and operations, from our academic offerings and research to our student body, community engagement and sports achievements.

A united institution

The NWU is committed to function as a unitary, integrated multi-campus university that will enable equity, redress and globally competitive teaching and research across all campuses.

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