University of the Witwatersrand

University of the Witwatersrand is an university in and has an elevation of 1,753 metres. University of the Witwatersrand is situated nearby to , close to .

Notable Places in the Area

The is a planetarium owned by the University of the Witwatersrand, located on the University's East Campus in , . is situated 180 metres east of University of the Witwatersrand. Photo: Soul Train, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The precinct is located at 11 Kotze Street in , near the western end of the suburb of . is situated 1½ km east of University of the Witwatersrand. Photo: The Heritage Portal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , based in the downtown bohemian suburb of in , , was opened in 1976, operating as an independently, anti-racist theatre during the country's apartheid regime. is situated 1½ km south of University of the Witwatersrand. Photo: Bobbyshabangu, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum Africa or is an historical museum in , South Africa. is situated 1½ km south of University of the Witwatersrand. Photo: Thomas.macmillan, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a central suburb of , in , seat of the Constitutional Court of South Africa and some of South Africa's major corporations such as Liberty Holdings Limited, JD Group, Sappi, Bidvest Bank and Hollard. Photo: NJR ZA, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of , . It is located in Region F of the , and has the coordinates of 26.204°S and 28.034°E. Photo: Tyler Yeo, CC BY 2.0.

is a suburb of , .

University of the Witwatersrand

-26.1888° or 26° 11' 19.8" south
28.0266° or 28° 1' 35.9" east
Open Location Code
1,753 metres (5,751 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 26327830
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Universiteit van die Witwatersrand
  • Arabic: جامعة ويتواترسراند
  • Chinese: 金山大學
  • Dutch: Universiteit van de Witwatersrand
  • Finnish: Witwatersrandin yliopisto
  • Gujarati: વિટવાટર્સરાંડ યુનિવર્સિટી
  • Hakka Chinese: Witwatersrand Thai-ho̍k
  • Hindi: विट्वाटर्सरांड विश्वविद्यालय
  • Latin: Universitas Witwatersrand
  • Norwegian: Universitetet i Witwatersrand
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Universitetet i Witwatersrand
  • Panjabi: ਵਿਟੁਆਟਰਸਟ੍ਰਾਂਡ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ
  • Russian: Витватерсрандский университет
  • Swahili (generic): Chuo Kikuu cha Witwatersrand
  • Ukrainian: Вітватерсрандський університет
  • Urdu: وٹواٹرسرانڈ یونیورسٹی
  • Venda: Yunivesithi ya Witwatersrand

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