TUT Prof hailed as one of Africa’s best
Prof Felix Dapare Dakora, who holds the South African Research Chair in Agrochemurgy and Plant Symbioses at the Tshwane University of Technology’s Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Arcadia campus, has been recognised by the African Union (AU) Commission as the winner in the category of Earth and Life Science at the 2016 Edition of the prestigious Kwame Nkrumah Continental Science Awards.
Finnish Counsellor hails excellence of TUT graduates
An international educational partnership concluded between the Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences in Finland and the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) just produced 32 graduates in Vocational Teacher Education. The graduation ceremony took place at the Business School on 17 February 2017.
Online platform opens up countless study opportunities
Access to tertiary education has, for the past decade, been prominent on the national agenda in South Africa. Against this background, TUT is continuously looking at innovative ways to open up opportunities and access for the ever increasing numbers of learners who annually want to enter the tertiary sector.
TUT Chancellor appointed as new MEC of Health in Gauteng
Monday, 6 February 2017 saw the Tshwane University of Technology’s Chancellor, Dr Gwen Ramokgopa, being sworn in as the new MEC for Health in Gauteng. Dr Ramokgopa previously also served a term as Deputy Minister of Health and MEC for Health in Gauteng respectively.
TUT’s new IT Director focused on making a difference
The Tshwane University of Technology’s newly appointed Director of Information Technology (IT), Mafika Nkambule, who joined the University on 1 February 2017, is focused on making a real difference in the higher education sector.