University Of Venda Limpopo

by Israel Boafo Bansah

University Of Venda Limpopo, The University of Venda (UNIVEN) is a South African, rural-based university, located in Thohoyandou in the Limpopo province. It was established in 1982 under what was then Republic of Venda government. Univen is a “comprehensive university”, offering both theoretically and practically oriented courses.


The university offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:

  • School of Agriculture
  • School of Education
  • School of Environmental Sciences
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Human and Social Sciences
  • School of Law
  • School of Management Sciences
  • School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences

View the Univen prospectus here.

Don’t meet the minimum requirements?  There’s still hope.


Step 1:  Get your application form.

  • Hardcopy Application:
    This option is only available to undergraduate applicants. Postgraduate applicants may also download an application form here.

You can post your application to:

University of Venda
Student Admissions
Private Bag X5050

Step 2:  Complete your application form in full. 

*Remember you’ll need an email address.  Don’t have one?  Get an email address here.

Step 3:  Attach all supporting documents.

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form.

Step 5:  Find Funding.

Check out all the available funding opportunities on EduFunding (the green button below). If you’re not sure about the differences in funding opportunities, we’ve got you covered.

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