University of Johannesburg

country rank  5
world rank  532

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 2005, University of Johannesburg is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Johannesburg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Gauteng. Officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training of South Africa, University of Johannesburg (UJ) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational South African higher education institution. University of Johannesburg (UJ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 15 years old South African higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UJ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Search Engine New

University Search Engine

search the University of Johannesburg's website

University Identity

Name
Acronym UJ
Founded 2005
Motto The Future. Reimagined.
Colours Orange

University Location

Address PO Box 524, Auckland Park
Johannesburg
2006 Gauteng
South Africa
Tel +27 (11) 559 4555
Fax +27 (11) 559 2191

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's courses and programs with the uniRank Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Cnr Kingsway and University Road, Auckland Park
Johannesburg 2006
(11) 559 4555

Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Johannesburg's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's facilities and services with the uniRank Search Engine

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of African Universities (AAU)
  • Universities South Africa (USA)

Academic Structure


|



Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's faculties or academic divisions with the uniRank Search Engine


Social Media

Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported


Open Education Global

Not reported


Tip: search for University of Johannesburg's online or distance education courses with the uniRank Search Engine


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in South Africa

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Africa by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Sunday, 19 September 2021