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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

Copyright and digitisation in South Africa

Rhodes University hosted its 3rd annual Library Research Week last week, in support of emerging African academics and researchers.

Library kicks off research week

Rhodes University Library hosted their 3rd annual Research Week, which kicked off on Monday 3 June 2019. The topic for the first day involved “Research discovery, evaluation, peer reviews and Publons”.

The Vice-Chancellor and Thomas Alty awards recognised staff academic achievement

Rhodes University held its annual Vice-Chancellor and Thomas Alty Awards on 6 June this year. This award ceremony recognises staff who successfully completed an additional qualification either through Rhodes University or an external academic institution over the past year.

Rhodes University hosts the 2019 South African Historical Society conference

Barely a year before the 200th anniversary of the 1820 English Settlers who occupied parts of the Eastern Cape including Makhanda, the 27th Biennial Conference of the Southern African Historical Society (SAHS) comes to Rhodes University



Trails, Traditions, Trajectories: Rethinking Perspectives on Southern African Histories



1980 to 1995 Old Rhodians are invited to attend the Homecoming Weekend and Alumni Reunion on the 28th and 29th June.