Wits Sakai: How to Log into Wits University eLearning Portal


Wits Sakai is a learning the board framework for students of Wits college. The eLearning stage is built on Sakai.

Sakai is an open-source coordinated effort and learning climate which is in big business use at 200 Universities around the globe with over 1,000,000 clients who use it day by day in their instructing and learning.

Beside the University of the Witwatersrand which is essential for the 200 varsities on the eLearning stage, other African colleges are on it too. North-West University eFundi, UG Sakai are individuals.

Wits Sakai’s UI is present day, simple to utilize, and available. On account of Sakai’s responsive plan, teachers and understudies can accomplish their scholastic objectives regardless of where they are or what gadgets they use.

How to log into wits Sakai

Wits Sakai login page has a straightforward and clean interface. It’s situated at the upper right corner on the page, while the menu is on the left.

To sign in,

  1. follow this link: wits-e.wits.ac.za/portal
  2. enter your username (user-id)
  3. enter your password.

Your username is your student number.

Your password is the same password you use to login to a Wits computer and your Wits student mail.

How to reset your password

If you would like to change your wits password, you can do so at any time. Forgot your password?


No problem!

If you ever forget your password, you can reset it yourself without calling the Wits ICT Service Desk. There’s a simple way you can reset it.

To reset your password, click on passwordreset.wits.ac.za/

Enter your username and click on the “Next” button

Follow the processes on the wits self service portal to reset your password.

Note: To get your WITS number, replace the first two digits of your ICAM Number with a “W” and leave out the last two digits, i.e. ICAM “222222222 52” becomes “W2222222” and ICAM “000234567 01” becomes “W0234567”.

Pro tip: Select a password that is at least 8 characters in length, that does not contain your name, username, phone number, birthday, or other personal information. It is best to include a mix of numbers, symbols, and/or capital and lowercase letters in your new password.

Always remember and keep your Wits Sakai password safe.

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