SA NEEDS INTELLECTUAL CAPACITY, DR SEROBE TELLS GRADUATES
This afternoon, the Durban University of Technology conferred an Honorary Doctorate in Management Sciences to women empowerment luminary, Dr Gloria T. Serobe, in recognition of her outstanding contribution towards creating social and economic change and for the empowerment and development of women, particularly those in rural areas.
MASTER’S DEGREES FOR DUT POST GRADUATE ASSOCIATION PRESIDENTS
Despite their busy schedules and managing between their careers and studies, both presidents of the Post Graduate Association at the Durban University of Technology have obtained their Master’s degree.
DUT Post Graduate Association President, Kunle Oparinde and Deputy President, Akhona Ngcobo, graduated during today’s (Thursday, 1 September 2016)
DELIVERING 3G ACCESS AND SECURITY THROUGH RESEARCH
A DUT PhD student has graduated from research which could deliver wireless broadband services to millions of people living in rural areas, help security agencies in monitoring crime on the ground as well as save millions of lives during weather disasters by delivering real-time, interactive, multimedia communications to those monitoring the disasters.
“With the rapid increase in infections in sub-Saharan Africa and the high cost and limited access to synthetically derived drugs, we desperately need drugs that are easily available, and costs associated with treatments that are minimal,” stressed DUT PhD graduand, Dr Alveera Singh.
Dr Singh has dedicated four years towards research-work into the major health problem of TB which, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO)