To list only a few projects

Maths Whartels: Maths boardgame

A board game and app to improve achievement in mathematics.


Based on her research, Dr Petro Eramus created Maths Whartels to improve students' maths achievement.

It includes techniques used in play therapy, such as board games, as well as an app, to optimise learning and understanding.

The Royal Academy of Engineering interviewed Petro about her innovation.  

Read the full interview here.



Moonshine Reflective Livestock Spray-paint

North West villager invents reflective livestock spray-paint, up for awards!



Green Coal: NWU Research Project

An alternative energy source which can be a great benefit to South-Africa's unstable electricity supply

TRADE: Trade and Development Research Entity

YouTube-video of the TRADE-DSM Innovation that was developed and commercialised with the help of the TTIS department.

Solar Car


CFAM Technologies

Jonker Sailplanes


Pheroid technology


Science Centre