SharePoint

CAREER HELPLINE: 086 999 0123                   CALL CENTRE: 0800 87 2222

Skip Navigation LinksUniversity Research Support and Policy Development

 University Research Support and Policy Development


RESEARCH AND CREATIVE OUTPUTS

The Directorate: University Research Support and Policy Development manages the implementation of the Research Outputs and Creative Outputs policies.  The policies aims to encourage research productivity by rewarding quality research and creative outputs at public higher education institutions. Under these policies, all public higher education institutions must annually submit to the Department their subsidy funding claims for research and creative outputs 

Research Outputs Sector Reports

The Department produces reports relating to the performance of the universities based on their submissions.

pdf icon.png
Report on the Quality of South Africa's Research Publications
pdf icon.png
Creative Outputs and Innovations Evaluation Report 2020
pdf icon.png
Report on the evaluation of the 2019 Universities' Reasearch Output
pdf icon.png
Report on the evaluation of the 2018 Universities Research Output
pdf icon.png
Report on the evaluation of the 2017 Universities Research Output
pdf icon.png
Report on the evaluation of the 2016 Universities Research Output
pdf icon.png
Report on the evaluation of the 2015 Universities Research Output

*Click here for all Reports (archived)

DHET Accredited Journals

A list of Accredited journals by the Department is provided, based on the following indices: IBSS, Scopus, Norwergian, Web of Science, ScieLO SA, and DHET list.

excel icon.png
excel icon.png
excel icon.png
excel icon.png
​​2020/21 DHET  List of Accredited Journals

DHET Accredited Journal lists for publications made in 2020

DHET Accredited Journal lists for publications made in 2018

DHET Accredited Journal lists for publications made in 2017

                                                                                                    *Click here for all DHET Journal Lists(archived)


Communique

pdf icon.png
​Research Output Communique 4 no 1 
pdf icon.png
Research Outputs Communiqué 1 volume 1 
pdf icon.png
Research Outputs Communiqué 1 volume 2
pdf icon.png
Research Outputs Communique volume 3 no1
pdf icon.png
Invitation to serve on research output sub-panels for the Evaluation of Scholarly books and proceedings for subsidy
pdf icon.png
CESM August 2008


POLICY DEVELOPMENT

The Directorate is responsible for the development, implementation, management and monitoring of policies in various areas of Higher Education.

Policy Documents

pdf icon.png
​​Language Policy Framework for Higher Education Institutions 2020
pdf icon.png
Research Output Policy 2015
pdf icon.png
Policy Framework for Internationalisation of Higher Education in South Africa
pdf icon.png
Policy on the Evaluation of Creative Outputs and Innovations produced by South African Public Higher Education Institutions (2017)

*Click here for all Policy Documents(archived)