Exceptional Alumni

Once you complete your degree at the University of South Africa, you become an Unisa alumnus. We recognize the potential in all our graduates to assist Unisa in achieving its vision: to become the African university in the service of humanity. By passing on your knowledge and helping current and future students, you continue the cycle of learning.

Interested in starting your own chapter in your community? Email alumni@unisa.ac.za

September 20, 2017

Setting an example to #DefineTomorrow

Being the firstborn in a family of seven children comes with great responsibility, says Unisa professor, Mpho Ngoepe. “The greatest is to always set a good […]
March 31, 2017

Gero Wassweiler

Donating to the university from beyond our borders

Gero Wassweiler lives near Frankfurt in Germany with his beautiful wife and eight month old son. He worked as an IT specialist before registering for his […]
March 31, 2017

Prof Colin Coulson-Thomas appointed honorary professor at Aston University

Coulson-Thomas is a visionary who has travelled the world taking professorial appointments at universities on nearly every continent, advising corporations and public bodies, and speaking at […]
June 21, 2016

Harry Belafonte and Prof Mandla Makhanya (Unisa Principal and Vice-Chancellor)

Calypso King honoured by Unisa

Unisa honoured distinguished star of television, theatre, and film, and committed social activist Harry Belafonte by awarding him a Doctor of Literature and Philosophy (honoris causa). Dubbed the […]