UKZN Student Portal

UKZN Student Portal A key goal of UKZN is to create an enabling environment for all students to pursue their studies. This means that the University is committed to working with all students to ensure their personal intellectual development, while at the same time, preparing them for the responsibilities and challenges they will face in […]

University Of Kwazulu Natal Student Portal

University Of Kwazulu Natal Student Portal A key goal of UKZN is to create an enabling environment for all students to pursue their studies. This means that the University is committed to working with all students to ensure their personal intellectual development, while at the same time, preparing them for the responsibilities and challenges they […]

Teaching and Learning Workshop Explores Decolonisation in Higher Education

Delegates at the Decolonisation Workshop. “Decolonisation of the Curriculum within Institutions of Higher Learning” was the topic of discussion at a first of its kind workshop recently organised by the Dean of Teaching and Learning in the College of Law and Management Studies. According to the College Dean of Teaching and Learning Professor Betty Mubangizi, […]

Congratulations to all Comrades Runners

Team UKZN in high spirits at Comrades . I take great pleasure in congratulating all of our students, staff and alumni who participated in the 92nd Comrades Marathon. I thank you for being great ambassadors for UKZN. Your sheer commitment and dedication in participating in one of the world’s greatest marathons is admirable and inspiring. […]

Saudi Ophthalmology Award to UKZN Professor for Work in Childhood Blindness and Cataract

Professor Kovin Naidoo receives the award at the Saudi Ophthalmology conference. Professor Kovin Naidoo, the Chief Executive Officer of Brien Holden Vision Institute and Professor of Optometry at UKZN has received an award from the Saudi Ophthalmology Society, for his continuing work in preventative ophthalmology, particularly in the areas of avoidable childhood blindness and cataract. […]

Suleman Appointed Prince Claus Chair

Professor Fatima Suleman. UKZN’s Pharmaceutical Sciences Associate Professor, Fatima Suleman has been appointed, by the Utrecht University in The Netherlands, as the Prince Claus Chair of Development and Equity for the theme Affordable (Bio)Therapeutics for Public Health. She will hold the position until September 2018. To formally accept the position, Suleman delivered a lecture titled: […]

2019/2020 University of KwaZulu-Natal Application Date

2019/2020 University of KwaZulu-Natal Application Date 2019 University of KwaZulu-Natal Application Date : The application dates for University of KwaZulu-Natal application is available below; University of Kwa-Zulu Natal (UKZN) Applications Open: 1 March Applications Close: 30 June  (medical programmes)                                   […]

The Sky Is the Limit for Student Juggling Law and Aviation

Second-year Law student and budding pilot, Mr Kyavand Gholizadeh Touchaei. Sticking religiously to his timetable – which includes entries about his social life – has ensured budding pilot Mr Kyavand Gholizadeh Touchaei succeeds in both Law and aviation studies. Second-year Law student, Touchaei has always been fascinated by aeroplanes and cars. It is this passion […]

Architecture Students treated to Mural Art Demo by Renowned KZN Street Artist

Local artist Giffy Duminy (standing, centre) with some of the First Year Architecture students in front of the newest addition to their studio – Goodenough Greg, the Archi monkey. First-year Architecture students were recently treated to a presentation on mural art, followed by a live demonstration by renowned KZN street artist Mr Gifford “Giffy” Duminy. […]