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This site is dedicated to the fees issues within the higher education sector and in particular its impact at Nelson  Mandela University.


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Reasons to be Proud #R2bP - Top master’s in architecture student at Mandela University Gideon Williams has won a “Commendation” (effectively a second-place prize) in the Mandela 2023 Corobrik National Student of the Year Competition’.

Under the captivating theme "IP and the SDGs: Building our common future with innovation and creativity," Mandela University’s Innovation Office in collaboration with the Propella Business Incubator and Spoor & Fisher recently hosted the celebration of World Intellectual Property Day (WIPD). 

Some 1 600 learners attending Nelson Mandela University’s annual Open Day applied at the two-day event to study at the University with the Access and Enrolment department staff assisting them.

Nelson Mandela University Financial Planning lecturer Raaiq Pandie's master’s degree study combined principles of Islamic finance and financial planning by assessing the Zakat literacy levels among South African Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) professionals. Raaiq recently graduated from the University with his master’s degree in business management (cum laude).

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