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All COVID-19 safety regulations and procedures will remain in place to ensure a safe shopping environment for everyone. 
Trading days and hours will be reviewed continuously in line with national, provincial and university guidelines. 
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Thetha, Nelson Mandela University’s magazine for alumni and friends, now available 

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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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