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Welcome back! Alumni Relations Office (ARO) staff appreciate visits by our alumni to their alma mater.  Some alumni arrange to meet the staff or even just pop-in when in the vicinity. Post our Covid-19 experiences and more than two years of not engaging in person, these visits are welcomed. 

Mandela Alumni recognised on M&G 200 young South Africans list

Mail & Guardian (M&G) recently recognised three Nelson Mandela alumni who form part of the 200 young South Africans initiative for 2023. 

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The latest Nelson Mandela University information to keep you informed and up to date. This features news stories about outstanding achievements, new developments, announcements and successes at our University.
Alumni in the news
We would like to congratulate our Alumni for their hard work and dedication. You have made Nelson Mandela University proud!

Nelson Mandela University Alumni Relations launched the Mandela Alumni Connect (MAC) platform in 2021. 


Financial Literacy Education Specialist and Founder of “It’s a Breeze”, Mandela Alumnus Marc Johnson (Mark Johnson) embarked on his tour from Cape Agulhas to Kigali, a 5000-kilometre journey as an Educational Change Maker via motorbike.

VC and SA Embassy Berlin host an alumni and stakeholder event

Vice-Chancellor Professor Sibongile Muthwa, with the generous support of the SA Embassy in Berlin, hosted “An evening with Nelson Mandela University”, which was attended by more than sixty alumni, former study abroad students and other stakeholders.


Nelson Mandela University’s Global Giving Campaign – Appeal for alumni support

Nelson Mandela University launched a multi-year global Giving Campaign on 3 July 2023, to raise R30 million to support four projects, based on empowerment and social redress.