Contact and opening hours

Opening hours

General opening hours (reception):
Monday–Thursday: 8:30–18:00
Friday: 9:00-14.30

Language Course Office visiting hours:
Monday - Thursday: 09:00 – 16:00
Friday: 09:00 – 13:00

Library opening hours:
Monday–Thursday: 14:00–18:00
Friday: closed
Saturday: 10:00–14:00

Please note: renovations are currently taking place in our library and we will re-open a brand new space in March/April. Stay tuned by following us via Facebook, Twitter and our website!

If you would like to speak to one of our staff, please arrange an appointment in advance.


By Car:
119 Jan Smuts Avenue, corner Newport Road


From South:

Coming the M1 from Newtown northbound towards N1/Pretoria/Sandton:
  • get off "Jan Smuts Ave" (Offramp No. 14), turn left into Jan Smuts Ave (R 27)
  • follow Jan Smuts Ave for about 3 km northwards, pass the Zoo Lake on your left, then turn left into Newport Road (4th street on the left after Zoo Lake)
  • find the main entrance after approx. 50 meters on your left

From North:

Coming the M1 from Sandton/Pretoria southbound towards Johannesburg City Center:
  • get off "Glenhove Road" (Offramp No. 19), turn right into Glenhove Road (R 20)
  • cross the Freeway (M1), follow Glenhove Rd. for about 2 km
  • after having crossed Oxford Road, you pass the signs to Rosebank Mall on your right; keep going on straight; at the third robot turn left into Jan Smuts Ave (R 27)
  • pass the next robot and turn right into the second street after the robot (Newport Road)
  • find the main entrance after approx. 50 meters on your left