About WSU

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Walter Sisulu University

Walter Sisulu University is an important socio-economic player in the Eastern Cape.  It is home to over 30,000 students and 1,800 academic staff, based at four campuses and 13 sites in the eastern part of the Eastern Cape… more

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Campuses

Walter Sisulu University is a proudly Eastern Cape university. Our four campuses are spread throughout the eastern part of the Eastern Cape, from East London in the south, to Butterworth and Mthatha in the north and Queenstown to the west..more

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Leadership

Walter Sisulu University is led by the Chancellor, Ambassador Sheila M. Sisulu while the vice-chancellor and operational head of the University is Prof Rob Midgley.  He is supported by an institutional management team..more

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Walter Sisulu

Named after the freedom fighter, Walter Sisulu, the University was established as one of only six comprehensive universities in 2005. It resulted from the merger of three former institutions – the University of the Transkei, Border Technikon and Eastern Cape Technikon… more

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