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NWU acting vice-chancellor receives international awards for outstanding researchThe acting vice-chancellor of the North-West University (NWU), Prof Linda du Plessis, clearly sets the example after she was awarded her second doctorate in 2020, and has also been praised for the quality of her study by two international academic institutions and associations. 6 May 2022 Read more

NWU academic and Fulbright Fellowship holder doing ground-breaking cancer researchNorth-West University (NWU) academic in the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, Prof Mulunda Mwanza, has been selected and awarded the prestigious Fulbright Visiting Scholar Fellowship, and is currently based at the University of Missouri (USA). 19 Apr 2022 Read more

Veteran broadcaster advocates all-inclusive campaign for indigenous languages in AfricaIt was a convergence of media practitioners, communication scholars, staff and students on the Mahikeng Campus of the North-West University (NWU) as the legengary broadcaster and famous isiXhosa language news anchor, Dr Noxolo Grootboom, delivered a public lecture on indigenous language broadcasting.

This public lecture was hosted in hybrid format by the NWU's Indigenous Language Media in Africa (ILMA) research entity.
 24 Mar 2022 Read more

NWU and Universität Duisburg-Essen develop early warning tool for metal pollution in fresh waterResearchers from North-West University (NWU) and Universität Duisburg-Essen in Germany have developed an early warning tool for metal pollution in freshwater systems worldwide. 18 Mar 2022 Read more

NWU introduces new sport for visually impaired studentsThe North-West University (NWU) has included goalball - a sport specifically played by visually impaired people - in its 2022 sporting codes. 8 Mar 2022 Read more

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1. Mafikeng Campus

Physical address: North-West University, Mafikeng Campus,
Corner of Albert Luthuli and University Drive, Mmabatho, 2745

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Physical address: North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus,
11 Hoffman Street, Potchefstroom, 2531

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3.Vaal Triangle Campus

Physical address: North-West University, Vaal Triangle Campus,
Hendrik Van Eck Blvd, Vanderbijlpark, 1900

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E27°52' 45.2"