Institutional Advancement

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The Division of Institutional Advancement at the University of Johannesburg works to promote public understanding and recognition of UJ as a global leader in higher education and its significant and growing objective to become the University of choice across the globe. It also works to develop support for the institution, both financially as well as in kind, while maintaining relationships with its key stakeholders.

The division's units are responsible for an wide range of University activities that provide the framework for establishing strong support and lasting relationships with key constituencies, including alumni, community members, donors, lawmakers, the media, parents, and friends.

Each department within Advancement, in its own way, deals with key constituencies.
Strategic Goals of Institutional Advancement:

  • ​Build the UJ brand through effective marketing, brand, events and communication strategies
  • Develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders
  • Increase donor funding to the University
  • Market UJ to undergraduate, postgraduate and international students in terms of defined strategic indicators
  • Position UJ as a leader in Arts & Culture
​Contact Details:

Executive Director: Division of Institutional Advancement
Position: Vacant
Tel: +27 11 559 6679
Fax: +27 11 559 6666
Email: ​

Executive Assistant: Office of the Executive Director
Mrs Mary-Rose Ngubane
Tel: +27 11 559 6026/6679
Fax: +27 11 559 6666