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Call for Research Publications: 2023 Publication Count

Department of Higher Education (DHET) policy-related information


DHET-accredited journal list and indexes for the 2023 publication count cycle and for publications to be made in 2023 (Click the link below to download)

Accreditation of South African journals

Useful templates and guides

DHET-approved conferences

  • The DHET has decided to suspend the DHET list of accredited conferences until more stringent and permanent criteria are introduced. Only conference proceedings publications that meet the criteria laid out in the DHET’s research outputs policy will be subsidised.

Useful forms for logging an eRA system’s related issue


For more information on the publication count contact the Research Support Services