University of Johannesburg

University Of Johannesburg Doornfontein Campus, Beit Street, Doornfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa

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established Established :

1 January 2005

campus University Type and Campus :

4 urban campuses - Auckland Park Kingsway (APK) , Auckland Park Bunting Road (APB), Doornfontein (DFC) and Soweto (SWC)

The University of Johannesburg (known colloquially as 'UJ') is a public university located in Johannesburg, South Africa. The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the Rand Afrikaans University (RAU), the Technikon Witwatersrand (TWR) and the Soweto and East Rand campuses of Vista University. Prior to the merger, the Daveyton and Soweto campuses of the former Vista University had been incorporated into RAU. As a result of the merger of Rand Afrikaans University (RAU), it is common for alumni to refer to the university as RAU.

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Motto: Service Through Knowledge

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Administrative staff: 2,942 (2010)

Students: 49,911 (2011)

Undergraduates: 43,630 (2011)

Postgraduates: 6,280* (2011) *Mid-year total

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