It was an event for the books as dignitaries and guests joined the North-West University (NWU) in celebrating two decades of greatness. The university not only reflected on the many milestones and achievements since its establishment, but also gave guests a glimpse of its plans for the future.

“The resolute leadership demonstrated by all NWU leaders over the years ensured our successful navigation through periods of uncertainty and turbulence, particularly during the early years of the NWU,” said Prof Bismark Tyobeka, principal and vice-chancellor.

“We have emerged as a forward-looking institution with a holistic educational approach, renowned for preparing its graduates for a rapidly changing global environment.” Read more


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Photo Gallery: 20-year celebrations launch

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Postcard to the future

Are you feeling inspired to send a message to your future colleague in 2044? Here's your chance to leave a legacy! Craft your words of inspiration and encouragement in 120 words or less, and let your future counterpart bask in the glow of your inspiration. Each Friday, the most captivating message will be chosen to adorn a postcard, showcasing your brilliance for generations to come. Plus, the chosen message will receive a R250 voucher to splurge on stylish Eagi merchandise. Don't miss this opportunity to leave your message to your future NWU colleague.  To ‘send’ your postcard to the future, submit your message now!

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