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September 2017

The recently rebranded University Shop offers a range of branded items to drive brand affinity amongst to staff, students and alumni. Weekly promotions helps to build and enhance shop support, university brand and identity. 

The Alumni Association bids farewell to outgoing VC Prof Derrick Swartz as it was his last speech at an Alumni AGM and thanked him for his support to the Association. 

Alumni Gallery
Our gallery showcases the activities, engagements and community projects the Alumni Office have been involved in since our last e-newsletter.

The nominations for the Alumni Awards 2017 are now open and last date for submission: Monday, 16 October 2017.


Be the Change

As we embark on our journey to “Change the World”, our alumni shared their views on how we can contribute to making our world a better place for all and the contribution the university and its alumni across the globe can make. This year’s Diversity Month Reflections event featured four alumni speakers from different eras, backgrounds sharing their stories on how we can contribute to societal development.

FIFA/CIES/Nelson Mandela University Sport Management celebrates 10 year partnership

The unique academic partnership between the Centre International d’Étude du Sport (CIES)  in Neuchâtel (Switzerland) and Nelson Mandela University was established in January 2007.


Our new Ocean Sciences Campus was successfully launched last week amidst much excitement and support from those in attendance.

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