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Nelson Mandela University Alumni has launched its exclusive online networking platform. As we move into the era of digitising our Alumni networking efforts, the Mandela Alumni Connect platform allow our alumni to connect with us, their peers and stay up to date with university and alumni news and events.

We invite all our graduates to join this exclusive online platform and expand their network by registering via Google, LinkedIn, Facebook or their email address. It is easy to join.  Go to or visit our website for more information and FAQ’s about the Mandela Alumni Connect platform -

The Mandela Alumni Connect platform provides:

  • A connection to Mandela University’s global Alumni community through the platform directory.
  • Professional engagement which includes private messaging and real time chats with Alumni.
  • An updated feed of Alumni and University news, interesting content, photos of activities, and interactive conversations.
  • Mentorship opportunities, giving you the opportunity to offer mentorship to fellow Alumni and/or students or to be mentored by other Alumni.
  • Job opportunities shared on the platform.
  • Invitations posted by your alma mater and Alumni, inviting you to upcoming events, online meetings and webinars hosted by subject experts within our networks.
  • Pop-up engagement opportunities as well as other organic engagement opportunities created for and by you.
  • An opportunity to be a member of affinity and special interest university groups. You can be part of establishing strong networks.

Alumni Association President, Mr Khwezi Blose, calls on all our alumni to help grow this platform where our future alumni chapters and interest groups will interact with each other and alma mater. It is also the platform where we will be able to give and get career development support.