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Being visually impaired does not hold this NWU alumnus and PhD graduate backDisability is not inability. Advocate Jan Tladi confirmed this statement when he defied the odds and became the first completely blind student to graduate with a PhD from the North-West University's (NWU's) Mahikeng Campus. Jan enrolled at the NWU Business School in Mahikeng in 2017, and successfully completed his degree in 2020. 22 Apr 2021 Read more

Ikateleng helping students get distinctionsSabata Abram Mafobokoane, who was part of the Ikateleng initiative in 2020, made headlines after attaining eight distinctions for his National Senior Certificate. Ikateleng has been in existence for approximately 33 years and provides supplementary teaching in mathematics, economics, business studies, accounting, life sciences, physical sciences and English to high school learners from Grade 10 to Grade 12. 21 Apr 2021 Read more

The link between industrial engineering and the agricultural sectorThe agricultural industry is facing numerous and significant challenges. To remain competitive and sustainable, it needs to find ways to constantly improve. 20 Apr 2021 Read more

NWU fights GBVDuring the first three weeks of lockdown last year, gender-based violence (GBV) victims were trapped with their abusers, with no place to hide. During that time the government's GBV and femicide command centre alone recorded more than 120,000 victims. Later that year police minister Bheki Cele announced that South Africa was still the rape capital of the world, with about 132 incidents per 100,000 people. 8 Apr 2021 Read more

Plans for the NWU Medical School on trackThe impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and the enormous stress and burden placed on South Africa's medical professionals have dramatically strengthened the North-West University's case for a medical school in North West. 8 Apr 2021 Read more


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Tel: 0860 169698 (0860 1mynwu)
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1. Mafikeng Campus

Physical address: North-West University, Mafikeng Campus,
Corner of Albert Luthuli and University Drive, Mmabatho, 2745

GPS Coordinates:
S25º49´44´´
E25º36´32´´

2. Potchefstroom Campus

Physical address: North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus,
11 Hoffman Street, Potchefstroom, 2531

GPS Coordinates:
S26º41´26´´
E27º05´36´´

3.Vaal Triangle Campus

Physical address: North-West University, Vaal Triangle Campus,
Hendrik Van Eck Blvd, Vanderbijlpark, 1900

GPS Coordinates:
S26°43'31.0"
E27°52' 45.2"