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uLink26 is a social networking platform designed for students from the 26 South African public universities. It provides a platform for students to connect, share study materials and university experience, discover opportunities and campus events, and enjoy with fellow university students from other universities. Share your academic journey like never before. Join for free today!


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Linking students from all 26 South African universities. uLink26 - sharing knowledge, linking minds.


A platform built by a student, for students. A universe where university students connect, grow, and have fun.

The Founder

Founded in May 2023 by University of Johannesburg student Thokozani Kubheka, uLink26 is a social networking platform built for university students. Thokozani, driven by a passion for innovation and a vision to enhance the university experience, created uLink26 to offer a unified space for students to collaborate, share knowledge, and cultivate a vibrant community.

The Aim

uLink26 aims to unite South Africa's university students on a singular platform, eliminating communication gaps across 26 public universities. This ecosystem encourages connection, collaboration, and knowledge sharing, enhancing academic and social experiences. uLink26's goal is to foster an inclusive community where students can achieve their fullest potential.

The Vision

To transform student experience in South Africa into a connected, resource-rich journey. To make uLink26 the main hub for students across all 26 public universities, enhancing communication, networking, and knowledge exchange. Aiming to cultivate a vibrant community that empowers students to access academic materials, opportunities, and forge valuable connections.


uLink26 is designed exclusively for students, providing a unique platform to connect with peers, build networks, and foster meaningful relationships. Whether you're studying the same subject, pursuing similar interests, or simply looking to expand your social circle, uLink26 offers a seamless experience that brings students together.


uLink26 empowers students to effortlessly share study material, ensuring that valuable resources are accessible to all. Whether it's lecture notes, textbooks, or helpful study guides, uLink26 provides a user-friendly platform to upload and share educational content. Contribute to a collaborative learning environment by sharing your own materials and access a vast library of resources shared by your peers.


Discover a world of endless opportunities! Whether you're seeking internships, research projects, or simply want to expand your network, uLink26 has your back. Discover academic workshops, career fairs, opportunities, talent showcases and much more. Discover like-minded peers from all 26 South African public universities, forging lifelong friendships and collaborations. Embrace the power of connections and shape your future with us.


A well-rounded student experience goes beyond textbooks and assignments, and that's why we've created a platform where you can make lasting memories, forge new friendships, and have fun while pursuing your educational goals. Join uLink26 today and unlock a world where learning and enjoyment seamlessly coexist.


Coming Soon!

The desktop version is currently under development and will be launching soon. This expansion to desktop will further enhance the user experience, so stay tuned for the release of the desktop version, which will bring even greater convenience and accessibility to the uLink26 community.


Simplicity takes the crown. uLink26 stands out with its user-friendly and clean design. Unlike other social platforms, at uLink26 we don't emphasize the number of followers. Instead, we focus on building real connections and creating a space for open communication.


Sharing knowledge, linking minds.