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2016 GRADTUATION “UFH CONTINUES THE EXCELLANCE”

Today, 05 May 2016 marks the commencement of the University of Fort Hare Graduation ceremonies in the Centenary year. Fort Hare comes a long way, having its first academic graduate ZK Matthews in 1923 and in 2016 the institution is proudly conferring a total of 2845 graduates. The university is known to be the ‘crucible of Africa’ and

Masses at the Freedom Day Celebrations in Alice.

Freedom Day celebrations

The Provincial government in collaboration with the University of Fort Hare hosted Freedom Day Celebrations at the Sports Complex in Alice on 27 April. Freedom Day is a highly significant day in the history of South Africa, as 22 years ago the country gave birth to its democracy. Premier of the Eastern Cape, Hon. Phumulo Masualle gave the keynote address

Student Representative Council Elections 2016

On 21 April 2016, the University of Fort Hare held their SRC Elections at their respective campuses; Alice, East London and Bisho. Students at their various campuses came out in numbers to cast their democratic vote. Vice Chancellor, Dr Mvuyo Tom encouraged all students to go exercise their rights and elect the political organization that they want to

FOSST collaboration with ARMSCOR

The University of Fort Hare’s partnership with the South Africa’s arms manufacturer, ARMSCOR, is on the rise and will help to lift the province and the name of the university to greater heights. This follows a visit by the Armscor’s top delegation (please view the picture) to the UFH on a two day meeting between the two institutions