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Learn online with the University of the Witwatersrand

The University of the Witwatersrand is an internationally recognised institution, situated in Johannesburg. Wits is highly distinguished in the fields of research, academic standards and its commitment to social justice, and wished to effect meaningful change and create a bright future for generations to come. Through utilising online short courses, Wits is able to achieve this on a global scale.

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An online education that sets you apart

Join over 50,000 students globally, who have already benefitted from the opportunity to:

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Earn a premier certificate from the university as powerful proof of your new competencies and use it to differentiate yourself and get recognised in the job market.
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Enjoy a personalised, people-mediated online learning experience that consistently achieves a 90%+ course completion rate.
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Gain verifiable and relevant competencies through a career-focused curriculum that achieves specific learning outcomes and skill gains.
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Advance your career by doing a certified online short course designed for busy, working professionals, like you.

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