Strategy Review & Development


A bold first step!


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.

Coffee with the VC

INTERCHANGING IDEAS

MUT Strategic Plan 2020-2025 

Faculty of Engineering


It is now more than 30 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.


7th Empowered Administrators Conference 


Embracing the 4th Industrial Revolution 


20 – 21 September 2018

The Waterfront Hotel Durban 

Faculties


Engineering

 

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 

Vice-Chancellor’s Communique

 Plant trees, they can only make our lives better – Natural Sciences Faculty staff

On 7 September 2018 the beautiful walls of Hall 7 in the Faculty of Natural Sciences had some additions of posters depicting environmental messages.

MUT and neighbouring school Comtech talk brotherly love as the University donates guitars to the school

MUT and Umlazi Comtech are cut from the same cloth. So it is natural that they would share ideas and resources, said Comtech Principal, Nkosinathi Shandu as he thanked MUT for donating two guitars to the school’s music band. Umlazi Comtech is one of MUT’s neighbouring schools.

Now MUT can take pictures from the sky!

The pioneering spirit of the Department of Marketing and Communications (MarComms) has again resulted in something big! 

TLDC empowers academics to prepare students for the 4th Industrial Revolution

There is some trepidation about the advent of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Unlike the eras that preceded it, the 4th Industrial Revolution has an ability to disrupt processes and habits that were established over the years.

SAIMC leadership impressed by what they saw at MUT

The inaugural visit of the Society of Automation, Instrumentation, Measurement & Control (SAIMC) leadership to MUT has already paid dividends. 

MUT pays tribute to Founder

MUT joins the multitudes of South Africans that are celebrating the 90th birthday of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi. Prince Buthelezi is the Founder of the University.  

Gender-based violence given a boot as Brotherhood and Sisterhood events empower MUT students 

MUT students should consider themselves lucky! The unfair treatment meted to women has galvanised MUT to take steps towards protecting female students by empowering them with the necessary knowledge. 

Astounding media presence amplifies 

VC inauguration 

MUT communications platforms are abuzz with information on the inauguration of the VC, and Principal, Dr Enoch Duma Malaza. The event took place on 25 August 2018 at Seme Hall.

MUT pays tribute to Founder

MUT joins the multitudes of South Africans that are celebrating the 90th birthday of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi. Prince Buthelezi is the Founder of the University. 

MUT inaugurates VC, and honours slain student 

In just over 100 days of assuming office as Vice-Chancellor & Principal of MUT, Dr Enoch Duma Malaza will be inaugurated on 25 August 2018 at 10am at the Dr Pixley ka Seme Hall. The inauguration ceremony is an affirmation of his appointment as Head of the institution.

Award winning Nature Conservation Professor to graduate three PhDs 

His name was read several times in the citations of the first six students who graduated with Master’s in Nature Conservation in April this year. This was the high point in the 2018 graduation season.

MUT pays tribute to Founder

MUT joins the multitudes of South Africans that are celebrating the 90th birthday of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi. Prince Buthelezi is the Founder of the University. 

Engineering Research Professor puts MUT on world map 

Prof Theo Haupt, the Research Professor at the Faculty of Engineering continues to lead MUT to greater heights. On 6 and 7 August 2018, MUT, under the leadership of Prof Haupt, and eThekwini Municipality, hosted the Association of Schools of Construction of Southern Africa’s (ASOCSA) 12th Built Environment Conference in Durban.

MUT’s stand against women abuse receives support from great speakers

The message against women abuse and all kinds of unfair behaviour directed at women echoed from a full house of women in black at Durban’s Coastlands Hotel on 7 August 2018 when MUT celebrated Women’s Day. 

CHPC strengthens ties with MUT

MUT is well on the way to preparing for the 4th Industrial Revolution. On 2 August 2018 the Centre for High Performance Computing (CHPC) had discussions with MUT staff and students on the importance of preparing for the era that is already upon us. CHPC Director, Dr Happy Sithole, invited MUT staff to take advantage of the CHPC’s resources, and students to take part in academic competitions run by the Centre.

Inauguration Video

Watch the Inauguration video of MUT Vice-Chancellor & Principal: Dr Malaza 

Credit: Londiwe Gumede  – Studio Independent