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…Veterinary Science. The new South African Research Chair Initiative (SARChI) research chair, awarded by the National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) in December 2017, and recently endorsed, is…

31 May 2018

Department of Science and Technology Budget Guide for the 2018/19 Financial Year Some key priorities in 2018/19 Producing new knowledge R1, 1 billion has been allocated to the Technology Innovation Programme for this financial year. The Programme`s innovation-enablin…

28 May 2018

Department of Science and Technology Budget Guide for the 2018/19 Financial Year Some key priorities in 2018/19 Producing new knowledge R1, 1 billion has been allocated to the Technology Innovation Programme for this financial year. The Programme`s innovation-enablin…

28 May 2018

…Ncube started her research on carbon nanotubes as a Master’s student at the Wits School of Physics in 2011, where she made single walled carbon nanotubes, …

23 May 2018

…Department and the former Director of the faculty’s Graduate School. The data centre is supported by the National Research Foundation (NRF) as its objectives tie in closely with the NRF’s own goals. These goals are to remain competitive in……

17 May 2018

…should discover our own versions of the Fourier theory. This will require our funding agencies, such as the National Research Foundation, to sponsor projects that are rich in local content rather than us solving the problems of other nations and……

13 May 2018
Honorary graduate is making a name for African Science University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) honorary graduate Professor Tebello Nyokong has made a name for herself as a female scientist in South Africa, breaking ground in scientific developments …

24 April 2018

Pump more money into research In an interview with Khathu Mamaila, Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi- Ngubane says her department will ensure that science, technology and innovation become a catalyst for growth..

11 April 2018

…research was funded by an Innovation Masters Scholarship from the Department of Science and Technology National Research Foundation (DST-NRF) and the Vincent Maphai Scholarship,..

23 April 2018

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