DUT alumni create ‘proudly South African’ haircare & skincare products
The Durban University of Technology (DUT) strives itself on improving the life chances and aspirations of student entrepreneurs and helping them to reach their maximum potential. Two budding entrepreneurs, Phumelele Khumalo and Nosihle Dlamini are making DUT proud with their exciting new range of ‘Proudly South African’ haircare and skincare... Read more
NRF-RISA Executive Committee visit DUT to discuss student funding
Members of the National Research Foundation (NRF) – Research and Innovation Support and Advancement (RISA) Executive Committee visited numerous institutions of higher education around the country as part of their national roadshow. The NRF-RISA Executive Committee were at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) at the Ritson Campus, last... Read more
DUT to host PEESA project on engineering education
The Durban University of Technology (DUT) is hosting the Project On Energy Efficiency in Southern Africa (PEESA) III Meeting at the Steve Biko Campus, S Block, from 22 to 25 January 2019. The event will be attended by internal DUT academics as well as external academia. Dr Lavern Samuels,... Read more
Durban University of Technology student invited attend 2019 mining indaba
Durban University of Technology (DUT) BTech: Human Resources Management student Ntuthuko Mchunu has made DUT proud by being invited to the 2019 Mining Indaba Young Leaders Day to be held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) on 7 February 2019. The 2019 Mining Indaba is an event... Read more
Top position for DUT alumni at Supersport
The Durban University Technology’s (DUT) Video Technology alumni, actress and television presenter, Dheshnie Naidoo was recently appointed as the first woman ever, to be the Head of Production Operations at SuperSport. Naidoo joined Mnet as an intern in 1997 and has been climbing the ladder in the television broadcasting... Read more
Hundreds of hopefuls seek study spaces at DUT
Despite posted notices at the University entrances and on the various communication platforms, hundreds of hopefuls lined up outside the gates of the Durban University of Technology (DUT) on Monday (7 January 2018), trying to gain access to study at the institution in 2019. Following the release of the... Read more
Zane Ngwenya is selected to compete in an international fashion competition in China
Her love for fashion designing will now see the dynamic 22–year old Zane Ngwenya showcasing at the International Youth Designer Competition in Beijing, China, which takes place at the Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology (BIFT) from 18 to the 20 October 2018. The Durban University of Technology (DUT) fashion... Read more
DUT silent protest tackles gender-based violence
The Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) HIV/AIDS Centre hosted its annual Silent Protest on Wednesday, 03 October to raise awareness on the escalating epidemic of Gender-Based Violence (GBV). The DUT Silent Protest provided students with an opportunity to raise awareness and show support to the survivors of gender-based violence.... Read more
DUT PhD graduate to host seminar on school violence
Dr Zithobile Mkhize-Ngidi, who recently graduated with her PhD in Public Administration (Peace Studies) in the Faculty of Management Sciences at the Durban University of Technology (DUT), will be hosting a seminar on her research into school violence in South African schools. The seminar will take place on Wednesday,... Read more
DUT students to showcase “Art of Fashion” at DUT’s annual fashion show
DUT (Durban University of Technology’s), Department of Fashion and Textiles will host its annual Fashion Show from Thursday, 4 to Friday, 5 October 2018 at DUT’s Fred Crookes Sports Centre on the Steve Biko Campus in Durban. The coveted event will showcase the designs of 25 third year students... Read more