Prof Peter Thuynsma appointed as a Turnaround Specialist for the Institutional Advancement

The University of Fort Hare is  pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Peter Thuynsma as a Turnaround Specialist for the Institutional Advancement Division for a period of six months. Prof Thuynsma is a seasoned fundraiser, who has worked with several local and SADC universities on various Advancement consultancies, including helping to build the fundraising function at the

Minister's speech on visit to Fort Hare

We are gathered here today to explore and engage in the endeavor by University of Fort Hare to expand on the scope of training offered in support of agriculture. This engagement happens when the latest data from Statistics SA, pertaining to the gross domestic product (GDP) shows that agriculture had by far the largest growth. The South African economy grew

UFH Ready for Vet School

The Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Honourable Mr. Senzeni Zokwana visited the University of Fort Hare(UFH)  on the 5th of April 2018. The University is in the process of the establishment a Veterinary Sciences School on its Alice Campus. The visit began with a formal

Promoting smallholder agriculture in the Eastern Cape: A Practice and Policy Dialogue

The University of Fort Hare in collaboration with the Eastern Cape Rural Development Agency and the US based Centre for integrated Agricultural systems of the University of Wisconsin, hosted a policy dialogue to observe and share ideas on the impact of smallholder led development in the Eastern Cape. The dialogue attended by practitioners, policy makers, academics and students was held