News Category: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment

Engineering Women

UJ’s influential women engineers reflect on their profession


The United Nations (UN) General Assembly declared 11 Februar…
Ms Carol Mgiba

Masters mining student Carol Mgiba on traversing the challenges of a male dominated industry


​It was in her final year of high school that Carol Mgiba de…

UJ graduate wins Falling Walls Lab Johannesburg


On Thursday, 02 September, the DAAD (German Academic Exchang…
Arnesh Telukdarie

UJ’s Prof Arnesh Telukdarie on the need for business systems optimisation for the 4IR


​The modern business has adapted and survived based on evolu…
Stages Water

UJ alumnus Boitumelo Nkatlo, making contaminated mine water safe for local communities


​South Africa is facing a water shortage crisis. The Intergo…
prof yanxia sun

Using evolutionary algorithms to solve complicated optimisation problems- UJ’s Prof Yanxia Sun


The field of evolutionary algorithms yields various theoreti…

Three UJ researchers among NSTF-South32 Awards finalists


The finalists in the 2020/201 National Science and Technolog…
professor samuel oluwatobi oluwafemi

UJ academics nominated for 2020/2021 NSTF-South32 Awards


​Four academics from the University of Johannesburg (UJ) hav…