According to Wikipedia,
The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg , is a multi-campus South African public research university situated in the northern areas of central Johannesburg. It is more commonly known as Wits University or Wits . The university has its roots in the mining industry, as do Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand in general. Founded in 1896 as the South African School of Mines in Kimberley, it is the third oldest South African university in continuous operation.
University of the Witwatersrand is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
University of the Witwatersrand's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Biology, and Psychology. Here are some of University of the Witwatersrand's most famous alumni: