Faculty of Humanities

Intellectual Home of the liberal arts

As the intellectual home of the liberal arts, the Faculty’s range of courses form the foundation of a quality education at the University of Pretoria.  Our academic curricula, research activities and community engagement initiatives not only address the diverse needs of local communities, but also help shape and drive international endeavours and debates.


We provide a holistic education, transferable skills, critical thinking, communication and problem solving that will help you develop to your full potential.  You will be entering a stimulating environment that will broaden your intellectual horizons and help you to achieve personal and professional success through the best possible learning experience.

Faculty Brochure

Click on the link below to download our PDF brochure containing useful information that will assist you in making a study choice for the Faculty of Humanities