#889 Overall Influence

University of Johannesburg

University

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The University of Johannesburg is a public university located in Johannesburg, South Africa. The University of Johannesburg came into existence on 1 January 2005 as the result of a merger between the Rand Afrikaans University , the Technikon Witwatersrand and the Soweto and East Rand campuses of Vista University. Prior to the merger, the Daveyton and Soweto campuses of the former Vista University had been incorporated into RAU. As a result of the merger of Rand Afrikaans University , it is common for alumni to refer to the university as RAU. The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of UJ is Professor Tshilidzi Marwala who took office on 1 January 2018. Between 2005 and 2017, UJ's Vice-Chancellor and Principal was Prof Ihron Lester Rensburg.

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What is University of Johannesburg known for?

#183 World Rank
Anthropology
#451 World Rank
Economics
#629 World Rank
Chemistry
#645 World Rank
Communications
#689 World Rank
Sociology
#704 World Rank
Engineering
#714 World Rank
Social Work
#740 World Rank
Psychology
#751 World Rank
Business
#756 World Rank
Political Science
#800 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#812 World Rank
Computer Science
#844 World Rank
Education
#1192 World Rank
Philosophy
#1238 World Rank
Mathematics
#1271 World Rank
Law
#1328 World Rank
Physics
#1354 World Rank
History
#1387 World Rank
Medical
#1696 World Rank
Literature
#1946 World Rank
Biology

Influential People

Who are University of Johannesburg's Most influential alumni?

University of Johannesburg's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Economics, and Chemistry. University of Johannesburg’s most academically influential people include Evan Hurwitz, Francois Pienaar, and Dan Jacobson.

Evan Hurwitz

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Francois Pienaar
Francois Pienaar

South African rugby union player

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Dan Jacobson

South African writer

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Aletta Norval

South African political theorist

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Busisiwe Mkhwebane
Busisiwe Mkhwebane

Public Protector of South Africa

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Conrad Bo

Artist

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Phuti Peter Keetse

Member of the National Assembly of South Africa

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Nthabeleng Likotsi

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Heinke van der Merwe
Heinke van der Merwe

South African rugby union footballer

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Stefan Swanepoel
Stefan Swanepoel

American businessman

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Jaque Fourie
Jaque Fourie

South African rugby union player

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Frederick Mostert

American lawyer

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