Dr Logtenberg graduates with 39 distinctions and opens a private practice
The highly driven and hardworking Dr Johmari Logtenberg, who obtained 39 distinctions for her Masters degree in Chiropractic from the Durban University of Technology (DUT) said her graduation means freedom and new beginnings. “During my six-and-half years of studying there were plenty of occasions where I just thought about... Read more
7th Annual Standard Bank Rising Stars Awards winner
Sinqobile Nkabinde, 32, who was born and grew up in Isipingo and went to school in Umlazi, KZN, took the honours in the Transport, Logistics and Security category which was held in Johannesburg on Thursday last week. Nkabinde is the chief engineering technician at the Port of East London,... Read more
DUT maritime alumnus masters the high seas
Mdletshe was born and bred in Port Shepstone and schooled at St Faiths. “It was quite an experience where I grew up. There was no fear, unlike these days, and everyone was raised by a village,”said Mdletshe. Mdletshe completed matric in 2006, before heading off to the Durban University... Read more
Dlamini praises DUT writing centre for his published book
Durban University of Technology’s Public Relations Management student, Samukelo Dlamini, has heap praises on DUT Writing Centre staff for helping him to write his first book “Like Nothing Else Exists.” Dlamini, who is currently studying towards his B-Tech Degree in Public Relations Management, published his book in 2017 at... Read more
New research study to assess reproductive health needs of refugees
The Durban University of Technology (DUT’s) Urban Futures Centre hosted a Seminar Presentation entitled: Using technology to improve refugee and migrant access to sexual and reproductive health care. The event was held in conjunction with the AIDS Foundation of South Africa and The Florence Foundation, at Steve Biko Campus,... Read more
PHD graduates building peace through active research
Ululating sounds, thunderous applauds and lots of chanting and singing formed a major part of the Faculty of Management Sciences session which took place at the Fred Crookes Sports Centre, at 9am, today. Parents and graduands could not contain their excitement as each student was called to the podium... Read more
Circumstances did not deter Ndebele from her education
“I’m over the moon, and very excited.  Obtaining a BTech is a dream come true, passing with cum laude is just an additional spice which makes it taste exceptionally good, said an elated Ndebele. The Pietermaritzburg mother of two, Ivory Velephi Ndebele, obtained her Bachelor of Technology in Office... Read more
International students enjoy ‘IT’ challenge
Developing partnerships with other universities internationally is one of the aims of the Directorate: International Education and Partnerships (IEP). The International Education and Partnerships (IEP) office was established to support the Durban University of Technology (DUT) in its drive towards becoming a globally positioned University of Technology. The IEP... Read more
DUT students redefining fashion at the SA Fashion Week
The Durban University of Technology’s (DUT), Department of Fashion and Textiles 3rd year students, left a remarkable mark when they showcased their aesthetic garments at the annual South Africa Fashion Week (SAFW) at Protea Court, Sandton City in Johannesburg last week. According to DUT Department of Fashion and Textiles,... Read more
DUT hosts renowned linguists to promote indigenous languages
Renowned Actress, Producer and Author, Florence Masebe believes that preservation and promotion of indigenous languages can be achieved through the introduction of a language policy within the creative and media space. She was speaking during a Public Lecture hosted by the Durban University of Technology (DUT) in partnership with... Read more