UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Welcome to the International site

The Internationalisation and Strategic Partnerships Office (ISPO) is strategically positioned to lead and facilitate all internationalisation facets of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. Functions range from attracting and recruiting international students and providing relevant services to them, facilitating the internationalisation strategy of the University, building and maintaining the University's international partnerships and collaborations and receiving international visitors/delegations.

Partnerships and Collaborations

The Internationalisation and Strategic Partnerships Office (ISPO) maintains and seeks out new partnerships with other universities on and beyond the African continent. Through these linkages, and working closely with academic departments, the WIO is able to facilitate opportunities for Wits staff and students to particip ate in research collaborations and student and staff exchanges.

Programmes

The Internationalisation and Strategic Partnerships Office (ISPO) publicises a number of African as well as International Programmes which are facilitated throughout the world and focus on different disciplines or research areas.

Scholarships

The Internationalisation and Strategic Partnerships Office (ISPO) regularly publicises both short and long term scholarships. These Scholarships are usually for a specific discipline or target a specific research or focus area.

Visitors

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg welcomes visitors from all around the world. We have been privileged to welcome the Prime Minister of Sweden, leading academics and minds from universities in the top 100 as well as hosting the pioneers in fuel technology, TOTAL .

Zone International Fellowships at Ryerson University

Are you part of a start-up company or social venture that has a well-developed business plan? Are you interested in participating in Ryerson’s Zone entrepreneurship network to represent your company and continue developing your concept in an energetic, vibrant and collaborative environment? If so, we hope you'll apply for one of our new Ryerson University Zone International Fellowship positions.
Closing Date: 1 August 2014.
Submit application to: Nancy.LawRametse@wits.ac.za
For more information: Click here

Scholarships and Bursaries