Information Portal

Access to information emanating from the NRF's business processes

The NRF's Information Portal is a platform that enables the research community to access to information emanating from the NRF’s business processes. The information is made available through interactive dashboards and tables and includes the following:

Register for Grants
Infomation on grants that have been claimed by researchers
NRF Rated Researchers
Interactive dashboards and tables for researchers

With thanks to the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET), the NRF has been granted permission to display dashboards on the following data sets:

HEMIS - Staff
Aggregated staff data collected through their HEMIS system, for all higher education institutions.
HEMIS - Students
Aggregated student data collected through their HEMIS system, for all higher education institutions.
University List
List of universities in South Africa, Separate list of HDIs and New Universities
DHET Research Output Subsidy
The subsidy provided by the DHET according to Masters and Doctoral graduations, and research publications.
Additional datasets
Additional datasets will be included in the near future and will include information emanating from the NRF as well as other role players in the National System of Innovation (NSI).
Institutional Access
Institutions will soon be able to log in and retrieve their detailed institutional data