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We value our alumni:

  • Our alumni are our success stories.
  • Our alumni form our global footprint
  • Our alumni have a permanent relationship with us.
  • Our alumni are our most valuable brand ambassadors


Alumni Annual Fund launched at Thanksgiving Breakfast




2018 Alumni Award Recipients 


Award recipients from left: Solomon Mudege (FIFA Master 2010), Kurt Pakendorf (BProc 1991), Dr Randall Jonas (PhD 2014), Amanda Antony (ND Music Ed 2015), Prof Hugh Jeffery (ND Technology Industrial Eng Machine Systems 1988), Hiten Parmar (MTech 2011), Kurt Kannemeyer (BProc 1999). David Brown (BCom Hons 2001) received his award in absentia. Nelson Mandela University Alumni Awards recognise alumni who have gone the distance and beyond in their various vields, to the benefit of society at local, provincial, national and international level. To read more about the Alumni Award Recipients click on the following link: 2018 Awards  

We have launched...

The first edition of the Alumni Newsletter was launched recently at the 2018 Alumni Awards. To read the publication, an electronic version is available - please followthe link: Thetha  

Meet the new Exec

The Alumni Association wishes to inform members and stakeholders that Mr Khwezi Blose and Ms Michelle Mbaco are its new President and Vice-President respectively. Both the Association office bearers are also members of the University Council representing alumni. Mr Khaya Matiso, current CEO of PE College and former Mandela University Missionvale Campus Director and Dean of Students, was also elected at the AGM as the Alumni Association representative on the Institutional Forum.                     


A welcome to staff and students from our Vice-Chancellor


Some of our alumni award recipients  from across the globe have shared their inputs on what the name Nelson  Mandela means to them. 



Our alumni represent the global footprint of the University and proudly share in the celebration of the new name and the value of our association with such an iconic leader.

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