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SMU’s students reach for the stars at the 2019 Graduations Ceremonies

Media Alert 10 May 2019 For Immediate Release The members of the media are hereby invited to grace the SMU’s graduation ceremonies which will be held from 13 to 15 May 2019, 10h00, at the Sports Complex, SMU, Ga-Rankuwa Zone 1, Molotlegi Street, Pretoria, GPS Coordinates 25.6212° S 28 0169° E. The highlights of these […]

A little giant surely reaching its milestones

Media Alert 13 March 2019 For Immediate Release As the only comprehensive and stand-alone health sciences university in the country, SMU has been mandated to admit 7 000 students by 2020, and to raise the numbers to 10 000, by 2025. Whilst the student enrolment figures are government regulated, prospects are promising that these enrolment targets […]

SMU Scientists Play a Pivotal Role in the Discovery of the Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) Strains Not Detected by Standard Routine Methods of Detection

Media Alert 10 December 2018 For Immediate Release A ground breaking international research team discovered two different Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) strains which escape detection by standard routine methods of TB detection. These findings were published in the prestigious “Lancet Infectious Disease” Journal in Oct 2018. Visit for full text. The research showed […]