UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Faculties and Schools

The home of talented students and distinguished academics, Wits University contributes to the global knowledge economy and local transformation through generating high level, scarce skills and innovative research. Wits University has 5 faculties, Commerce, Law and Management; Health Sciences; Humanities and Science. The 5 faculties then comprise of 34 schools offering 3000 courses.

See the University Calendar for rules and syllabuses for each faculty. Download the comprehensive book list for 2014.


Faculties Schools

Commerce, Law & Management
Tel: 27 11 717 8011

Accountancy
Economic & Business Sciences
Law
WitsPlus (BCom)
Graduate School of Business Administration (Wits Business School)
Wits School of Governance
   
Engineering & the Built Environment
Tel: 27 11 717 7000

Architecture & Planning
Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Construction Economics & Management
Electrical & Information Engineering
Mechanical, Industrial & Aeronautical Engineering
Mining Engineering
   

Health Sciences
Tel: 27 11 717 2010

Anatomical Science
Clinical Medicine
Oral Health Sciences
Pathology
Physiology
Public Health
Therapeutic Sciences
Centre for Health Science Education
Centre for Postgraduate Studies and Research Office .
   

Humanities
Tel: 27 11 717 4000

Wits School of Arts
Wits School of Education
Humanities Graduate Centre
Human & Community Development
Literature, Language and Media
Social Sciences
WitsPlus (BA for the World of Work)

   
Science
Tel: 27 11 717 6000

Biological and Life Sciences
Animal, Plant & Environmental Sciences
Molecular & Cell Biology

Physical Sciences
Chemistry
Physics

Earth Sciences
Geography, Archaeology & Environmental Studies
Geosciences

Mathematical Sciences
Computational & Applied Mathematics
Computer Science
Mathematics
Statistics & Actuarial Science