Category Archives: University of Kwazulu-Natal (UKZN)

University of Kwazulu-Natal Information

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… Read More »

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… Read More »

UKZN Researcher Elected Society of Neuroscientists of Africa Representative

Dr Lihle Qulu. Human Physiology Lecturer and Neuroscientist based in UKZN’s School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences, Dr Lihle Qulu, has been selected as a Southern Hemisphere Region Representative for the Society of Neuroscientists of Africa (SONA). SONA, a non-profit organisation registered in Kenya, functions as the umbrella organisation for regional and national neuroscience… Read More »

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.… Read More »

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:… Read More »

Africa Day 2023

Africa Day presents an opportunity for South Africans to reconnect and recommit themselves in support of all government interventions to develop a better Africa and a better world. Background Africa Day celebrates the day when the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), the precursor to the African Union (AU), was formed in 1963. It acknowledges the… Read More »

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.… Read More »

Hot off UKZN Press

Published books by UKZN staff members. Bibliophiles can tuck into the latest books by UKZN academics, published by UKZN Press this year. Living Together, Living Apart?, edited by UKZN’s Chris Ballantine, Michael Chapman, Gerhard Maré and the Durban University of Technology’s Kira Erwin, explores social cohesion in South Africa. This book looks at equality/inequality, xenophobia,… Read More »