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Academic quality

Many of Rhodes’ academics, departments and centres and institutes are at the cutting-edge of
research and are helping to advance the frontiers knowledge in a number of disciplines and fields.

Significant achievements include:

  • The award of prestigious National Research Foundation Research Chairs to Professors Nyokong (Chemistry) and McQuaid (Marine Science)
  • The housing of a new nanotechnology centre at Rhodes
  • The contribution of Rhodes academics and graduates to the SKA initiative
  • Rhodes postgraduates continue to excel in winning prestigious international and local scholarships, including Mandela Rhodes and Flanagan Scholarships

Last Modified :Wed, 21 Aug 2013 15:14:48 SAST