Change the world

The Student Alumni Society (SAS) is a student development society residing under the management of the Alumni Relations Directorate, pre-alumni section and affiliated to the Student Governance and Development Department.
SAS unites current students (pre-alumni) by creating strong value, pride, and tradition for both students and future Mandela alumni of the university. Positively influencing the student experience by providing engaging opportunities creating alumni awareness through valuable programmes, developmental workshops, fundraising initiatives, graduate attributes, volunteer experience through outreach programmes and networking opportunities.
There is a R20 membership fee for 2023.  
We look forward to engaging our #FutureMandelaGraduates Like our page   for SAS updates, news, competitions and webinars.


Student Alumni Society Executive Members 
 Amandla Zamani Mpanza
Adv Dip in Information Technology 
“Believe in yourself and the power within you, for you are capable of achieving extraordinary things”.
Zikhona Jafta
Deputy Chairperson
PGDip Employment Relationship Management
"Wherever you go, go with all your heart”.
Londiwe Ngcobo (Malondy)
BA General majoring in Psychology and English Language Studies
"Just because you're different doesn't mean you're not special”.


 Afuoe Lairi (Almeria)
Outreach officer
Dip Public Relations Management (3rd) 
“Strive for Progress, not perfection”.
Sandiso Nompukane
Adv Dip Information Technology
Dip Public Relations Management (3rd)
"Fuel the fire within your heart with peace, love, and the spirit of revolution, and watch as the world transforms before your very eyes”.
Sesona Xwayi
MDigital Marketing Officer
Dip Public Relations Management (3rd)
"Keep your face always towards the sunshine, and the shadow will fall behind you"- Walt Whitman.”.


 Vuyiseka Masuku
Marketing Officer
Dip Public Relations Management (3rd) 
“I just can't give up now, I’ve come too far from where I started from. What’s done is done, what's gone is of the life lessons is to keep moving;.