Innovation @ Wits We advance innovations borne from world-class research and publications, connecting researchers, faculties, and enabling partners to drive Innovation at Wits and the continent.
Innovation @ Wits We advance innovations borne from world-class research and publications, connecting researchers, faculties, and enabling partners to drive Innovation at Wits and the continent.
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About Innovation at Wits

This is where brilliant minds come together to share, collaborate, and support innovation from first ideas and research to entrepreneurship and societal impact. Innovation is what drives us forward. We enable a space to create, collaborate, and engage in impactful innovation, across disciplines and boundaries. We are committed to using our knowledge for the advancement of our community, city, country, continent, and the globe.

Understanding Innovation

Wits Innovation Centre

The “Wits Innovation Centre” (WIC) will play a role in encouraging, facilitating, and supporting the connection between research and innovation. It will drive the Innovation Support Process and inspire the growth of an Innovation Mindset at Wits. It will actively engage in strengthening Research Impact, External Engagement, Commercialisation, and Entrepreneurship. 

Academic Programmes and Short Courses

Wits Enterprise

Supporting and facilitating the development of products, processes and services from Wits' world class research.

Tshimologong

With the intention of creating African entrepreneurs, we actively identify emerging talent to create and grow digital ventures.

LINK Centre

Teaches, researches and advises on technology, innovation, and digital transformation matters in the African and global context.

Healthcare Innovation

Wits Healthcare Innovation aids in the creation and implementation of patient centered and technology-driven solutions.