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Studying at Rhodes

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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

Two Rhodians named among most influential young South Africans

Associate Head of Rhodes University's Creative Writing Programme Dr Hleze Kunju, and alumna Lefatshe Moagi, have both been named as finalists for Avance Media’s prestigious 100 Most Influential Young South Africans in the Personal Development and Academia category.

New online ethics application system to streamline research

The days of tedious paperwork for your ethics applications are a thing of the past, with Rhodes University’s newly-launched online ethical review application system (ERAS).

No plans to close Rhodes University due to water crisis

Contrary to recent media reports, Rhodes University is not about to shut down.

Land reform experts discuss equitable access to land at UWC

The University of the Western Cape (UWC), together with Rhodes University and the University of Fort Hare, recently held a two-day conversation regarding land reform issues.



Volunteerism and volunteer activities form an important part of the student experience and learning at university.



Nine-Tenths is a mentoring programme for local (Grahamstown) matric learners from selected schools who are mentored by Rhodes University students.



Students are conferred their qualifications in a formal graduation ceremony by the institution