Entrance to the University of Venda
The University of Venda (Univen) is a South African university, located in Thohoyandou in Limpopo province.
It was established in 1982 to serve the inhabitants of the Venda bantustan, However, the student body at Univen never consisted of Venda students only, student from all over the Northern Transvaal attended the Institution. After the end of apartheid and the re-integration of the bantustans into South Africa, Univen student body were drawn from all over South Africa. With the South African government's programme of tertiary education reform in the new millennium, Univen became a "comprehensive university", offering both theoretically-oriented and practically-oriented courses.
 Student Enrolment
The University of Venda had 10,968 full-time contact students in 2008 (actual data). There were no distance students enrolled and no part-time learning was on offer.
Coordinates: 22°58′32″S 30°26′40″E / 22.97556°S 30.44444°E