Place in Gauteng, South Africa
25°39′S 28°11′E / 25.650°S 28.183°E / -25.650; 28.183Coordinates: 25°39′S 28°11′E / 25.650°S 28.183°E / -25.650; 28.183CountrySouth AfricaProvinceGautengMunicipalityCity of TshwaneArea • Total6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)Population
 • Total769 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)Time zoneUTC+2 (SAST)PO box
Area code054

Onderstepoort is situated in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.

Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute and the University of Pretoria Faculty of Veterinary Science, founded by Sir Arnold Theiler, is also situated here. The institute is known for tropical disease research, and the veterinary faculty has strong ties with the Royal College of Veterinary Science in the United Kingdom.


  1. ^ a b "Sub Place Onderstepoort". Census 2001.

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  • University of Pretoria Faculty of Veterinary Science
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