Financial Services Board recognises TUT qualifications
The Financial Services Board (FSB) just granted recognition status to two programmes offered by the Tshwane University of Technology’s Department of Management and Entrepreneurship. Owing to the recognition, TUT Alumni in possession of National Diplomas in Administrative Management as well as Financial and Credit Management, are now authorised to work as full representatives and advisors in the financial sector.
International grant to benefit TUT’s Auditing students
A grant of $22 000 (R290 000) awarded to the Tshwane University of Technology’s Department of Auditing by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Foundation in the United States of America (USA) will go a long way to equip students with a well-rounded skill set to conduct internal auditing.
New school shoes to fight off winter cold for less fortunate learners
More than 120 disadvantaged children from the Madidi Primary School and Ya Bana Village for Children, in the north of Pretoria, yesterday, 15 May 2017, received new school shoes as part of the Tshwane University of Technology’s annual Winter Shoe Project. The purpose of the Winter Shoe Project is to assist less fortunate learners to stay in school during the cold winter months.
From Nkandla to fashion ramps and runways
It is said in order to know where you’re going, you need to know where you’re coming from. It is hard to find a better example of this wisdom than Bayanda Khathini (25), a B Tech: Fashion Design student at the Tshwane University of Technology, who acknowledged his roots in a very fitting way at the recent SA Fashion Week hosted at Hyde Park Corner, Johannesburg.
TUT Bursary and Scholarship Fund reaches the R14 million mark
The Tshwane University of Technology Bursary and Scholarship Fund has achieved another milestone in its quest to grow to R50 million before the end of 2019, following an R11,4 million injection by ABSA over the next three years into the fund. The donation was made at a function hosted at on the Pretoria Campus yesterday, 11 May, and was attended by dignitaries representing the banking giant and the University.