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Study in Pretoria

All the information you need about studying in Pretoria as an international student.

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Why study in Pretoria?

Pretoria is one South Africa’s three capital cities, and is known as one of the country’s biggest education hubs. It’s home to several universities as well as a number of research councils. The city is famous for its jacaranda trees and their purple flowers that color the streets.

Students studying in Pretoria will benefit from all the amenities of a metropolitan city, including museums, galleries, bars and restaurants. Pretoria enjoys a subtropical climate, meaning the summers can be long, hot and rainy, and the winters tend to be short and dry. The city is easy to get around by bus, and there are train links to Johannesburg and other major cities.

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