DUT ALUMNI NOMINATED FOR UN PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS
Durban University of Technology (DUT’s) Alumni in Town and Regional Planning, who guest lecture’s social impact architecture and development organization’s work (Ubuntu Design Group), is nominated for the United Nations People’s Choice Awards that will be taking place in Abu Dhabi this month.
Wandile Mthiyane’s story and the impact of the work his organisation is having in low-income communities is what earned him a spot as one of the five out of 400 Obama leaders who was selected to represent Africa at The Obama Foundation Annual Summit...
DR CHASI TALKS ON THE CHALLENGES OF JOINT DEGREES AT DUT
Many South African Higher education institutions are facing increasing numbers of requests for Joint degree offerings of academic programmes. In terms of the South African context, the issue of Joint degrees is not entirely new because of institutional practice but what has changed is that when the Department of Higher Education and Training published the first draft national internalization policy and in that policy they tackled a vast amount of time on the issue pertaining to collaborative, joint, dual degrees.
DUT’S NDLOVU IS SELECTED FOR THE MICROSOFT IMAGINE CUP FINAL SUMMIT IN AMSTERDAM
Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) Fanie Ndlovu, a Masters student in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) was selected by Microsoft to represent South Africa at the Microsoft Imagine Cup Final Summit in Amsterdam, Netherlands, from 9 to 12 March 2020.
For nearly two decades, students from around the world have participated in the Microsoft’s global technology competition, the Imagine Cup, to bring their unique tech solutions to life.
DUT HELPS GUIDE EMERGING ENTREPRENEURS THROUGH THE CENTRE FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
One of the Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) mission is to excel through external engagement that promotes innovation and entrepreneurship through collaboration and partnership. Ensuring students understand the culture of building entrepreneurship, DUT has been instrumental in helping and guiding young and emerging entrepreneurs through the Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, situated at ML Sultan Campus.
The DUT Communications team spoke to the dynamic Dr Poppet Pillay – Director of the Centre...