Welcome to North-West University (NWU)

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Enterprising Women Programme

In the latest episode of BUAtv we see how the Enterprising Women Programme is changing lives and shaping a more equal future. Join us for a chat with some remarkable women.

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19 - 24 March 2018 - South African Library Week
29 March 2018 - First term lectures end
9 April 2018 - Second term lectures start

The spirit of the North-West University

The spirit of the university is reflected in the way we unlock the future for people and enable them to make their dreams come true. This spirit runs across all our activities and operations, from our academic offerings and research to our student body, community engagement and sports achievements.

A united institution

The NWU is committed to function as a unitary, integrated multi-campus university that will enable equity, redress and globally competitive teaching and research across all campuses.


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