Learning the best from the best
Learning the best from the best
Under the mentorship of leaders in their disciplines, our students learn the best, from the best.


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Making important discoveries
Making important discoveries

We are at the forefront.



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In touch with the reality of the sciences
In touch with the reality of the sciences
Our Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences offers students exposure to various aspects of agriculture.


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World-class training
World-class training

 



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Creating people-friendly environments
Creating people-friendly environments
The departments of Geography, Architecture and Urban and Regional Planning contribute cutting-edge research, planning and design to the field of human-environmental relationships.


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Geology

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Description: UG1 outcrop Tags: UG1, Bushveld Igneous Complex, chromitite, anorthosite

The University of the Free State Department of Geology aims to provide innovative, dynamic and relevant training as well as establish itself as a centre of expertise in geology, especially in the African context. 

Students completing their studies have an exciting choice of careers to follow, which include the following:

• Mining Geologist
• Exploration Geologist
• Consultant
• Researcher
• Analyst

Employment can even expand to environmental management, geohydrology, engineering and construction, forensics and financial management. 

Contact details

Head of Department: Dr. F. Roelofse
Telephone: +27(0)51 401 2515
Email: RoelofseF@ufs.ac.za

 

Program Director: Dr. H.E. Praekelt
Telephone: +27(0)51 401 2373
Email: praekelthe@ufs.ac.za
Last updated: 11 February 2014 08:55