|University Motto||Ad Destinatum Persequor (Latin). With zeal and perseverance, strive towards the goal (English)|
|Year of establishment||1908|
|Address||Lynnwood Rd, Hatfield, Pretoria, 0002, South Africa|
|Phone||27 012 420 3111|
University of Pretoria
The University of Pretoria, commonly known as UP, Tuks, or Tukkies, is a multi-campus public research university in Pretoria. Pretoria is the administrative and de facto capital of South Africa.
Since 1997, the university has had more annual research output than any other higher learning institution in South Africa, according to the Department of Education's accreditation benchmark. In 2008, the university was responsible for giving masters and doctorate degrees to 15.8% of all postgraduate candidates in South Africa. This is the highest percentage of all South African universities.
UP is one of Africa's top universities and is known as the largest contact university in South Africa. It works on socially impactful research in order to address the world's most pressing issues. There is a high quality of teaching and learning in the classroom, online, or in communities. There is support in place for students to graduate on time as well-rounded, responsible citizens fully prepared for the world.
The University of Pretoria is a Public university located in Pretoria.
The University of Pretoria was founded in 1908.
The current president of University of Pretoria is Wiseman Nkuhlu.
According to verified online sources, the University of Pretoria enrolls a total of 87964 students.
According to the main website, the University of Pretoria has a total student population of 28450 undergraduate students and 59514 graduate students.