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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.



All staff and students are called to urgently save water as we are just days away from Day Zero, as is captured in this sobering article in the Daily Maverick.

Being diagnosed with cancer or the Big C, as it is referred to, often feels as if the rug is pulled from under you. But taking the prevalence of cancer into account, NTT Data’s mobile application, C-Vive, can help to increase the awareness of cancer, even before a diagnosis.

Next week, our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sibongile Muthwa, will be sharing the story of Nelson Mandela University and its African-proposed solutions for major challenges, with a global audience.

Reasons to be Proud - #R2bP: two Mandela University professors have been recognised by the Institute of Information Technology Professionals of South Africa (IITPSA).

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