University of Pretoria

The University of Pretoria (UP) is one of Africa’s top universities and the largest contact university in South Africa. We produce socially impactful research to find solutions for the world’s most pressing issues. We have a high quality of teaching and learning in the classroom, online, or in communities. We have support in place for our students to graduate on time as well-rounded, responsible citizens fully prepared for the world beyond university.

I’ve done so many things, met so many people, and made new friends. It was truly one of the best experiences of my life.
a WUR exchange student

General information

Academic calendar 1 Semester 3 Jan-24 July
2 Semester 16 Aug -15 Dec
Language of instruction English
Area's of agreement All
Restrictions Additional requirement for non EU universities: GPA 7.0 or higher!

Overview of partners and agreements

Further information