Welcome to North-West University (NWU)

In the spotlight

Spokesperson of the Year awards

The North-West University will hold its eighth annual Spokesperson of the Year awards evening for the 2016 period on 27 July 2017.

Academics, researchers and other NWU faculty members will be acknowledged for their positive contribution to the media landscape by sharing their expertise.



06 Oct 2017 - Alumni Awards Gala


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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