University of Pretoria - Research Review
University of Pretoria - Research Review
Part 1 - A leading research University in Africa

Part 1
A leading research
university in Africa

Our vision
To be a leading research university in Africa, recognised internationally for its quality, relevance and impact, and also for developing people, creating knowledge and making a difference locally and globally.


Part 1 - Foreword

Each year the University of Pretoria presents a retrospective Research Review of research productivity and achievements in which different dimensions of the rich and diverse ...

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Part 1 - Introduction

The year under review was one of continuing progress and strengthening research development and, overall, a year of positive change for research at the University of Pretoria ...

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Overview of achievements

Part 1 - Overview of achievements

79 Researchers in the top 1%
internationally in their disciplinary
fields (Web of Science)

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Part 2 - Research matters

Part 2
Research matters

The University of Pretoria's research strategy is built on addressing the very real challenges of the contexts of which we are a part – our place in Africa, and our commitment to knowledge production that speaks to a global world. The science stories, interviews and short features presented in Part 2 follow five broad themes:

Theme 1

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Theme 5