Research outputs

Publication count resources

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Department of Higher Education (DHET) policy-related information


DHET-accredited journal list and indexes for the 2020 publication count cycle. (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