17 April 2015
Volume: 3
Issue: 16
Doctor of Administration graduate, Dr Wanjiru Emily Gachie.

PhD Graduate Plans to use Doctorate to Increase her Research Productivity

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Doctor of Administration graduate at the recent UKZN Law and Management ceremony, Dr Wanjiru Emily Gachie, says she will use her doctorate to increase her research productivity through writing articles for publication.

Maritime Studies researchers (from left) Mr John Burns, Ms Yolandi Nieuwenhuis, Ms Shakti Singh and Mr John Gower.

Contributing to Maritime Sector Growth, a Priority for Master of Commerce graduates

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UKZN’s College of Law and Management Studies celebrated the graduation of its Master of Commerce in Maritime Studies students Mr John Burns, Mr Jack Dyer, Mr John Bradley Gower, Ms Shakti Singh and Ms Yolandi Nieuwenhuis, whose valuable research will...

MBA cum laude graduate Mr Alsten Marigadu.

Enhancing Skills and Knowledge Imperative for Good Leadership - MBA Cum Laude Graduate

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For Standard Bank’s Manager: Business Solutions Mr Alsten Marigadu, leadership is about keeping abreast of the latest developments in one’s field, thus graduating with his MBA cum laude was part of his commitment towards good leadership.

Master of Commerce in Maritime Studies for Ms Yolandi Nieuwenhuis.

Masters Graduate Motivated by Desire for Deeper Understanding of her Job

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A desire for a deeper understanding of the technical and practical issues of her job motivated a Legal Advisor for the SA Revenue Services (SARS), Ms Yolandi Nieuwenhuis, to study for a Master of Commerce in Maritime Studies degree.

Halala Dr Webster Zambara.

Contributing to a More Peaceful Africa

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Now a Doctor of Philosophy, Dr Webster Zambara tells of how he completed his Grade one schooling under a tree in rural Zimbabwe.

Congratulations to College Academic Services Manager Ms Marion Kisten.

Postgraduate Studies Empower College of Law and Management Studies Manager

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Academic Services Manager at the College of Law and Management Studies, Ms Marion Kisten, was awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership and Management at a College Graduation ceremony.

Mr John Burns was awarded an Master of Commerce in Maritime Studies degree.

Graduate Travelled Between Cape Town and Durban Weekly to Complete Degree at UKZN

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After qualifying as a Master Mariner and getting a Bachelor’s degree in Transport, Economics Maritime Specialist, Cape Town-based Mr John Burns, decided to explore his passion for research through a qualification that combined research and practical experience.

Dr Farhad Razkhaneh with Acting Registrar Mr Baatile Poo.

PhD Graduate Explores Provision of Efficient Transport System in Iran

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PhD graduate, Dr Farhad Razkhaneh, has applauded the academic atmosphere provided by UKZN, especially for doctoral students as ‘it contributes greatly to the academic achievements of scholars’.

Dr Farai Kwenda celebrating with his family.

Finance Academic Contributes New Knowledge in Corporate Finance

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“The Working Capital Management Practices of JSE-Listed Firms”, was the title of a thesis which secured Finance Lecturer Dr Farai Kwenda a PhD in Finance at the Graduation ceremony of UKZN’s College of Law and Management Studies.

Dr Cheryl Mohamed Sayeed.

PhD Study Explores Food Security Through Policy Implementation

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Food security was at the core of Dr Cheryl Mohamed Sayeed’s thesis for her Doctor of Administration degree from UKZN.

Dr Liberty Mncube (right) with his supervisor Professor Jim Fairburn.

Top Economist Honours Promise to Grandmother and Graduates with a PhD

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A great deal of expertise in Economics is required to handle competition cases correctly, says Competition Commission SA’s Chief Economist Dr Liberty Mncube, who graduated with a PhD in the field.

Master of Public Administration degree for Deputy District Manager of Ilembe Health District Office Ms Roshilla Sahadeo.

Master of Public Administration Student Triumphs Academically Amid Tragedy

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The Deputy District Manager of Ilembe Health District Office, Ms Roshilla Sahadeo, who lost her husband two weeks before her final examinations, was awarded her Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree at a UKZN Graduation ceremony.

Master of Administration degree for eThekwini Municipality’s Chief Financial Officer Mr Krish Kumar.

EThekwini Municipality Financial Fundi Graduates with Master of Administration Degree

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The need to broaden his knowledge of the funding gap in local government motivated eThekwini Municipality’s Chief Financial Officer Mr Krish Kumar to pursue and earn a Master of Administration degree at UKZN.

Dr Bhoowan Singh (centre) celebrating with his wife Irene and supervisor Dr Mogie Subban.

Research Explores Communications in Government

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Deputy Manager in the Communications Unit at the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Sport and Recreation, Dr Bhoowan Prakash Singh, was awarded a Doctor of Administration degree for his thesis titled...

Dr Adeleke Omolade (left) with his supervisor Dr Harold Ngalawa.

Africa’s Oil-Exporting Countries Under the Spotlight in Study

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Dr Omolade Adeleke, a Lecturer at the Federal University Oye-Ekiti in Nigeria, has been awarded a Doctor of Philosophy (Economics) degree for his thesis titled: “Monetary Policy and Manufacturing sector growth in Africa’s Oil-Exporting Countries”.