Explore your world

Don’t be a stranger, say “hello.” Language connects us to each other, so it’s easier and faster to learn while connecting directly with another person. Our model brings together native speakers with you to encourage a language and perspective dialogue between both. The outcome is that you learn more than just the words, you learn about the world as viewed through the eyes of another culture.

Here’s how Uthini gets you speaking, fast

Converse with a real Zulu/Xhosa person

From day one you will send messages and voice notes to your personal tutor, in real time. Interactive dialogues with your personal tutor will give you the confidence to speak and get it right

Lessons crafted by language experts

Curated content that is facilitated by native speakers will get you ready for real-life situations


Go at your own pace

15 minute bite sized lessons easily fit into your busy schedule

Learn on the go

We know you’re busy. That’s why Uthini lets you learn anytime, anywhere – on your desktop, smartphone or tablet. Your progress is synced across all devices, so you can always pick up where you left off

Trusted by:

Uthini has partnered with WITS university and the Western Cape Education Department to teach over 1500 students isiZulu and isiXhosa