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Who We Are?

The Univen Innovative Growth Company (UIGC) PTY (LTD) is a company solely owned by the University of Venda. The company has arobust database of professional consultants and trainers who, respectively, provide quality services at competitive rates and offer accredited short courses.

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What We Do?

The Company consists of Units/Centres which are responsible for the management and administration of different services, viz, UNIVEN Commercial Unit (UCU); UNIVEN Centre for Continuing Education (UCCE); UNIVEN CONSULTANCY UNIT (UCU); Editing and Proofreading Unit (EPU) and Statistics and Research Design Unit (SRDU).

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Why Choose Us?

UIGC we behave at all times with professional integrity and complies with corporate governance principles in a commercially and socially responsible manner to the best interest of the shareholder and clients.

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To contribute in skills development for South Africa and beyond and be a sustainable third stream income for the University of Venda


To offer critical client based services through short skills programmes, consultancy and commercial ventures in a financially viable and sustainable manner in pursuance of university strategic objectives.


UIGC is tasked with the responsibility to generate third stream income through the Units/Centres.

Animal Production Programme
Farm Equipment Programme
Univen Commercial Unit
Univen Consultancy Unit
Editing And Proofreading Unit (EPU)