Funding Initiatives

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National Mathematics and Statistics Sciences Teaching Development


The National Mathematics and Statistical Sciences Teaching Development is a national collaborative project named: "The University Capacity Development Programmes National Collaborative Project: Strengthening Academic Staff Development in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences in South Africa". It is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The University of Pretoria (UP) is the lead institution and the project will be led by the Dean of the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences at UP.

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DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences


The National Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the National Research Foundation (NRF) awarded the CoE-MaSS to be hosted at Wits University. The Centre has 11 active Focus Areas and these are re-engineered to complement changes in line with the Centre’s expertise, and with local and global research niches.

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