Facilities Available to Students

Information & Communication Services Division (ICS) The Information & Communication Services Division (ICS) maintains a highly sophisticated data network and places a strong emphasis on facilities for students. All students have access to the network through PC labs, many of which are open 24 hours a day. All labs have laser printing facilities and consultants […]

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Student Governance & Activities

Student Governance for University of KwaZulu-Natal The Students Representative Council (SRC) is comprised of a university-wide committee known as the Central SRC (CSRC) and five campus-based SRCs known as Local SRC (LSRCs). The term SRC refers collectively to both CSRC and LSRC. The CSRC comprises 10 elected members occupying portfolios and five LSRC Presidents; each […]

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Sports & Recreation

Sport is an important part of University life and UKZN caters for everyone – from the recreational through to highly competitive persons. The Edgewood, Howard College, Pietermaritzburg, and Westville campuses all have an impressive range of indoor and outdoor facilities. Each of the campuses has its own tennis and squash courts, swimming pool, jogging areas […]

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Caring for Students Needs

The University’s approach is to provide for the needs of all students in a holistic way. Student counselling, career assessment, and degree planning assistance are available, but it is up to students to avail themselves of these opportunities. Health clinics, support groups and employment programmes form an integral part 2of the caring campus environment. Disabled […]

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Academic Support

UKZN provides Academic Support Programmes to assist those students whose academic potential has not been realised due to disadvantaged educational backgrounds. These take the form of access and foundation programmes, restructured first year courses or additional courses in essential skills such as communication and academic writing. Pre-University courses prepare students for the challenges of the […]

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Students

A key goal of UKZN is to create an enabling environment for all students to pursue their studies. This means that the University is committed to working with all students to ensure their personal intellectual development, while at the same time, preparing them for the responsibilities and challenges they will face in a world increasingly […]

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