Privacy Policy

The University of KwaZulu-Natal respects each individual user's right to privacy.

In order to make your visit to the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Web site easier and more friendly we may place a "cookie" on your hard drive. Cookies are small pieces of information that a Web site places on your computer's hard drive for tracking where you are in the site and also allows us to create page content dynamically from information stored on our Web.

We do not store any information collected while you are visiting our Web site. However, under certain conditions, such as the filling a form requesting information from us or when making an on-line application, such information is stored to enable us to process your request. Also, such information entered here will be known to only two parties: you and the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

E-mail addresses and other personal information stored on your computer is never, under any condition, read from your computer.

If you have any queries regarding the UKZN website please send a comment to Web Management.

General Enquiries

DBN: +27 31 260 1111
PMB: +27 33 260 5111
or Call +27 31 260 8596 and follow the voice prompts

Did you Know?

UKZN’s School of Information Systems and Technology was the first university in South Africa to introduce Podcasting as an educational tool.

The University enjoys a century of academic advancements.

Spud author, John Van De Ruit, graduated from UKZN.

UKZN is the third most productive university in South Africa in terms of research output

South Africa's best-known and most popular television maths and science teacher William Smith obtained a Master’s degree from the former University of Natal

UKZN is one of three African universities rated amongst the top 500 universities of the world according to the Academic Rankings of World Universities(ARWU).

The multimillion-rand KwaZulu-Natal Research Institute for Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS (K-RITH), an international centre of scientific research, is located on the University's Medical school campus.

The University offers approximately 2 000 academic programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

UKZN has been home to many successful sportsman over the years, Tommy Bedford a former Springbok Rugby player, Shaun Pollock & Jonty Rhodes South African Cricketers.

Some high profile businessmen studied at UKZN, Sol Kerzner the developer of Lost city & more, Stephen Saad the CEO & founder of Aspen Pharmacare Holdings, Guy Brazier the regional leader of Deloitte & Alan Olivier the CEO of Grindrod Group.

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