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Research Entities

There are number of university and faculty recognised research entities situated in the CLM Faculty.

The faculty has one URC recognised Research Group:

Our faculty has two Senate approved Centres, which engage in research. These are:

There are also 4 FRC recognised research programmes that operate in the School of Economics and Finance:

and 2 in the School of Business Sciences:

  • The Knowledge and Information Economics/Human Resources Agency (KIEHRA)
  • The Strategic Foresight Group (SFRG)

The School of Law is home to the NRF SARChI Chair on Equality, Law and Social Justice, as well as the Claude Leon Foundation Chair in Earth Justice and Stewardship. The Mandela Institute offers research and policy advisory services.

The African Centre for Conflict Management (ACCM) is a partnership between the Wits School of Governance (WSG) and Thabo Mbeki Foundation (TMF). The School has also recently launched the African Centre of Excellence for Digital Governance, Tayarisha

The Wits Business School is home to the BCX Chair in Digital Business, the African Energy Leadership Centre (AELC), and The African Centre on Philanthropy and Social Investment (ACPSI)