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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.


We’re building a database of volunteers – staff and members of the community - who are committed to helping our students complete their 2016 academic year.

If you would like to become part of the solution, please complete the accompanying online form.



As a water-scarce continent and an institution that prioritises sustainability and has earth stewardship as a value, the way Nelson Mandela University saves water now through its various strategies will be key in how we view - and use - water in the long-term.

Nelson Mandela University Business School is making history on the continent by offering an internationally recognised, new doctoral programme for business professionals and specialists.

Nelson Mandela Bay residents have an opportunity to contribute to the aesthetic revitalisation of the Gqeberha central business district — and bag a few thousand rand in the process.

The SARChI Chair in African Feminist Imaginations is held by Professor Pumla Dineo Gqola from the Centre for Women and Gender Studies (CWGS). Heather Dugmore reports on why this is so significant for female empowerment.

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