The University of Pretoria (UP) is one of Africa’s top universities and the largest contact university in South Africa. We produce socially impactful research to find solutions for the world’s most pressing issues. We have a high quality of teaching and learning in the classroom, online, or in communities. We have support in place for our students to graduate on time as well-rounded, responsible citizens fully prepared for the world beyond university.


The Visual Arts programmes at the University of Pretoria are housed in the School of the Arts in the Faculty of Humanities. We offer qualifications in Fine Arts, Information Design and Visual Studies from bachelor to doctoral level.


Responsible: Prof Lize Kriel and Dr Avitha Sooful