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RELEASE DATE: 25/11/2022

Recognition Ceremonies 2022
Nelson Mandela University 2020 and 2021 graduates are invited to attend a special ceremony at Nelson Mandela University in Gqeberha, between 12 and 15 December 2022.
They will have the opportunity to walk across the stage – something that was not possible because of COVID-19 restrictions – and they will be recognised in-person for their achievements. 
Each graduates may bring a maximum of four guests.
Graduates from those years should answer the questions in the RSVP link below to ensure that they are able to receive follow-up information about the date and time of their specific ceremony. 
(We are only able to provide these details once we have an idea of attendance numbers.)
Visit our FAQs page to find answers to questions.
Contact information - recog@mandela.ac.za


Thetha, Nelson Mandela University’s magazine for alumni and friends, now available 

Follow the link by clicking on the image below or following the link below:
Enjoy reading our Thetha magazine in a flipbook version here: https://www.mandela.ac.za/flipbooks/Thetha/Issue 6/index.html


#Launch #OnlineGiving #MandelaUni
Mandela Uni launches first institutional online donation platform and giving page
Mandela Uni launched the Nelson Mandela University Giving webpage and online fundraising platform earlier today, a platform which includes cost-efficient processes and allowing stakeholders to donate to the University with ease.






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  • Nelson Mandela University Student Alumni Society

  • Sharing Experience … The Mandela University International Office in collaboration with the Alumni Relations Office and Student Governance Department held an entrepreneurship webinar themed “Where has your Mandela qualification taken you?” Four panellists from across the African continent shared their journeys with fellow alumni, staff and students

  • 2020 Alumni Awards … Celebrating excellence and success stories are important. Even though the 2020 Alumni Awards ceremony was held online, it offered the benefit of more people across the globe joining in the celebration.

  • Lifetime Connection … Alumni Ambassadors Prof Hugh Jeffery and Ken Ramjee celebrated their 80th birthdays in June 2021.

  • Masked up … The University Shop staff encourages its customers utilize our email to order your Nelson Mandela University branded items while the official online shopping platform is under construction #StayHomeStaySafe

  • #InterestingGradFacts Nelson Mandela University and its predecessors conferred 163 918 qualifications with 41 214 graduates obtaining more than one degree. Have a look at the number of qualifications conferred by each of our seven faculties.


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