Our community needs you!

Be an MUT student volunteer

All interested students are required to enlist their names and particulars to the IRDCE offices which are located next to Dr Seme Hall For registration, the registration form is available online in the IRDCE webpage

For further details contact Senamile Shabalala at 031 819 9422

Another feather in the cap for the Research Directorate

Dr Anette Mienie is smiling all the way to the NRF these days. MUT’s research output is growing. An observation also noted by the Senate sitting of 7 November 2019.

New appointments in Operations and Risk and Compliance Directorates to improve service delivery

Three senior staff members have been appointed in the Directorate of Operations, and the Directorate of Audit, Risk and Compliance, to improve the two directorates’ service offering to the University. All individuals that have been appointed have vast experience in their respective fields.

ERR-Wildlands collaboration benefits youth from MUT’s neighbouring community

In its efforts to develop its neighbourhood, which is part of the University’s Anchor Strategy, the Department of Nature Conservation organised a workshop in which members of communities from the immediate surroundings were given a lecture by the ERR Wildlands.

MUT sport teams itching for USSA games

A very confident MUT Cricket Vice-Captain, Mlungisi Nxumalo said they were more than ready for the gruelling USSA feature as they will be traveling to the Vaal University of Technology (VUT) on 24 November 2019.  “We have played three matches in the Division 7 KZN District, under the Durban District Cricket Union. 

Know your SRC – Thobeka Mncwango and Thobani Ndlovu

Meet Thobeka Mncwango, Deputy President of the newly-elected MUT Student Representative Council (SRC). She is a second-year Public Administration student from Esikhawini, in northern KwaZulu-Natal. 

Annual General Meeting of Convocation

7 December 2019 | Dr Pixley ka Seme Hall, MUT



Dr Enoch Duma Malaza

Vice-Chancellor & Principal


Policy Framework to address Gender Based Violence in the Post-School Education and Training System


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Faculty of Engineering

It is almost 40 years since Mangosuthu Technikon now Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) started offering National Diploma Engineering programmes that provide students with career oriented skills through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the work place.

Faculty of Management Sciences

The Faculty of Management Sciences is a diverse, dynamic sector of the campus and home to the departments of Accounting, Communication, Economics, Human Resource Management, Law, Marketing, Office Technology and Public Management that provides students with career oriented skills through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the work place.

Faculty of Natural Sciences

The Faculty of Natural Sciences is one of the three faculties at MUT and is made up of eight departments in the various disciplines of the natural sciences that provides students with career oriented skills through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the work place.

Strategy Review & Development

The University-wide consultative meetings led by Dr Enoch Duma Malaza, Vice-Chancellor & Principal, have been concluded. Dr Malaza met all levels of management, researchers, support staff, academics, and students. Thanks to everyone who attended and participated during the meetings, and on the digital and other platforms. Over 421 staff and 18 students attended the meetings. The next phase is VC engagement on the strategic review process with executive management.




Diploma in Building

Diploma in Chemical Engineering

Diploma in Civil Engineering

Diploma in Electrical Engineering

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Diploma in Surveying  












Management Sciences

Diploma in Accounting

Diploma in Cost and Management Accounting

Diploma in Office Management and Technology

Advanced Diploma in Office Management and Technology

Diploma in Human Resource Management

Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management

Diploma in Marketing

Advanced Diploma in Marketing

Diploma in Public Finance and Accounting

Diploma in Public Management


Natural Sciences

Diploma in Agriculture

Diploma in Analytical Chemistry

Diploma in Agriculture in Animal Production

Diploma in Biomedical Technology

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Diploma in Community Extension

Diploma in Environmental Health

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health

Diploma in Information Technology

Diploma in Nature Conservation

Advanced Diploma in Nature Conservation

Postgraduate Diploma in Nature Conservation

Master of Nature Conservation