Welcome to Juta Academic
At the Forefront of South African Academic Publishing
Juta Academic publishes materials for a vast range of courses for South African tertiary education institutions. Areas in which we publish include accounting, business & commerce, communication, engineering, health, hospitality, human resources, language & literature, management, marketing, mathematics, nursing, research, social science and statistics.
As the leaders in academic publishing we are ideally poised to set the standard for quality learning. We are also making great strides to equip lecturers and students using our texts with all the support material they need.
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Construction Materials for Civil Engineering Second Edition is essential reading for anyone looking to gain a firm grounding in the application of materials within the field of civil engineering in general.Read more
Now in its tenth edition, the well-loved Health of Southern Africa has been completely updated so that it remains a ‘must-have’ source of information. Updates include information on the National Health Insurance and the re-engineered Primary Health Care System.Read more
Questions on SA Tax is a publication for students and incorporates the legislation up to and including the Rates and Monetary Amounts and Amendment to Revenue Laws Act, 2012; the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill, 2012; and the Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill, 2012.
Teaching English as a First Additional Language in the Foundation Phase: Practical Guidelines provides the essential foundations for teaching English as a First Additional Language.Read more
Author of Against the Current: A biography of Harold Cressy, 1889-1916, Mohamed Adhikari will receive the UCT Social Responsiveness Award next month for his work with the Harold Cressy School community over the past 20 years.Read more
Juta Academic donates medical reference books to Victoria hospital in Wynberg. The books were a donation from Juta Academic who were inspired by the work done by Victoria Hospital and believed that the dedicated staff at the facility would benefit greatly from the donation.Read more
Carlos Correia talks about the history behind Juta's Financial Management. "Although the book has been around for a long time, the book has constantly evolved to reflect the significant changes that have occurred in financial markets, financial theory, and the teaching of corporate finance."Read more
South African university and scholarly presses have rallied together to promote books.Read more
Mohamed Adhikari, professor in UCT’s Department of Historical Studies, has written Against the Current: a biography of Harold Cressy. The book has been published by Juta as a corporate social responsibility project, all proceeds from sales of the first 1000 copies are going to the Harold Cressy Bursary Fund.Read more
STUDENTS from the University of the Free State (UFS) were recently announced as being the overall winners of Juta and Company's 2012 Student2Book Ratio Campaign ... The campaign sets out to encourage students to improve their pass rates by purchasing the text books they need to successfully complete their studies.Read more
Juta Academic launched its latest Engineering titles at CPUT (Belville) on 24 May 2012. The launch attended by the Engineering faculty featured a talk by Prof Anthony Staak, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic) and Mthunzi Nxawe, Juta Academic Engineering, Mathematics and Stats Publisher.Read more
From Sex, Genes & Rock ‘n’ Roll to Youth Violence. All in a day’s work for Sandy Shepherd, UCT Press publisher
"Publishers who create scholarly books serve a very important role in showcasing the latest research and intellectual thought, and provide the bridge from the campus to the community. "Read more
"Sometimes we all need a hero to save us, and who better than a caped crusader,..."Read more
Entries for the 2013 Ismail Mahomed Law Reform Essay Competition sponsored by Juta Law are open. The competition, which is open to LLB and LLM students at South African universities, is held under the auspices of the SA Law Reform Commission and encourages entrants to explore new ideas relating to ...Read more