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Students usign the group study room on the first floor of the main library

Postgraduate Studies

CBC researchers working on one of their research tunnels

Current Students

Rear view of the Rhodes University main library, by Sophie Smith

Rhodes University shines at environmental conferences

True to Rhodes University’s vision of producing research that contributes to solving South Africa’s problems, researchers and students from several departments have recently featured prominently among the awards and keynote presentations of two events dedicated to managing and rehabilitating South Africa’s natural resources.

Rhodes University hosts African Linguistics School

For the first time in the history of South Africa, the African Linguistics School (ALS) was hosted by Rhodes University from 01 July to 12 July 2019.

Coalitions in a state of crisis in contemporary South African politics

The Political and International Studies Department hosted the second day of their annual Teach-In at Barratt Lecture Theatre on 16 July 2019.

The crisis of the opposition in Southern Africa

Over 100 students gathered in Barratt Lecture Theatre to listen to Dr Somadoda Fikeni’s speech, which took place during the Politics and International Studies Department’s Teach-In Week.



National Student Entrepreneurship Week is an initiative of EDHE - the Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education. Its mission is to alert students to the fact that employment is not their only option in order to participate in the economy.