Maritime Chair

  UKZN Strategy 2017 – 2021 The UKZN strategy has identified four research flagships namely: African cities of the future, Inclusive society, Big data and informatics, and African Health. In implementing the African cities flagship it is the intention of the university to embed its research within the communities it serves. With its greatest footprint […]

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Science Laboratory Upgrade

  SA Performs Poorly in Mathematics and Science Education The World Economic Forum Report 2016 ranked South Africa last in mathematics and science education quality. In order to improve mathematics and science education in schools, there is a need to develop teachers with the appropriate skills to transfer that knowledge effectively. The School of Education […]

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Planetarium

  The Project The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) proposes to breathe new life into the Asoka Theatre on the Westville Campus by installing a full dome screen and digital projection system. This will enable the theatre to be used as a planetarium and as a visualisation tool to enhance teaching and research within the University […]

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Student Accessibility Programme

  Disability at UKZN The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has positioned itself to be the University of Choice for students, including students with disabilities. In pursuit of this goal the University has committed itself to provide student support which will be based on the needs of the student. The Disability Support Unit (DSU) which is […]

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