12 April 2017
Volume: 5
Issue: 20
Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting cum laude graduate Ms Bhavna Bharath.

BCom Cum Laude graduate Reaps Reward for Hard Work and Determination

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Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting cum laude graduate Ms Bhavna Bharath is looking forward to using her newly-acquired qualification in pursuit of a career as a Chartered Accountant.

Ms Ashton Sharkey graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Never Too Late to Finish Your Studies - Cum Laude Graduate

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Going back to university after dropping out because of financial constraints proved to be a wise decision for Ms Ashton Sharkey who graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA).

Dr Rajendra Rajaram (right) celebrating his achievement with his supervisor Professor Anesh Singh.

Research Offers New Insights in the Area of Business Rescue

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Doctoral graduate, Chartered Accountant and School of Accounting, Economics and Finance academic, Dr Rajendra Rajaram says the lack of knowledge about South Africa’s business rescue environment - the most sought-after solution for financially distressed businesses - is what motivated him to pursue research on the issue.

Dr Mesheck Munyaradzi.

What He is Saying is Give Peace a Chance!

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Doctor of Philosophy graduate, Dr Mesheck Munyaradzi’s dream is to establish an internationally recognised NGO that focuses on creating peace, and reconciling families, societies and nations.

Mr Nkululeko and Ms Nonkululeko Masikane celebrating their achievement.

Husband and Wife Beat the “Heat” and Achieve the Feat!

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For husband and wife Nkululeko and Nonkululeko Masikane completing Postgraduate Diplomas in Management while maintaining a fair balance between family responsibilities, demanding jobs and busy social lives was no easy feat!

Ms Nolwazi Biyela (left) with her friend Ms Mathapelo Ngcobo on campus.

BCom Honours Cum Laude Degree for Aspirant Economist

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.Born and bred in Durban’s Umlazi Township, Ms Nolwazi Biyela is a step closer to realising her life-long dream of becoming an academic specialising in economics after achieving her Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree cum laude.

Mr Alastair Marais celebrating the moment with his parents Malcom and Glendha Marais.

Chartered Accountant Awarded Masters Degree Cum Laude

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Chartered Accountant and UKZN Accounting Lecturer, Mr Alastair Marais, graduated with a Master of Commerce degree cum laude.

Dr Trishana Ramluckan.

PhD Study Focuses on Role of Social Media in Crisis Management

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A study that examined - from a South African governance perspective - the use of social media in the context of crisis communication and disaster management, was the focus of research by Doctor of Administration graduate, Dr Trishana Ramluckan.

Mr Greg Botha.

Fixed Term Contract Employment Examined in Masters Study

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The practice of employers offering job seekers fixed term contract employment was investigated by Master of Laws graduate Mr Greg Botha, an attorney with Pitcher & Fismer Attorneys in Pietermaritzburg.

Ms Cynthia Bhebhe.

Necessity of being up with Developments in HR Field Spurs Postgrad Study

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The need to keep abreast of new developments in the Human Resources (HR) profession motivated UKZN staff member Ms Cynthia Bhebhe to pursue a Postgraduate Diploma in Management.

The Chidzawo family celebrating on Graduation day.

Chidzawo Family Hits Grad Trifecta

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The Chidzawo family has hit a graduation trifecta!  Sister and brother Nicole and Tatenda, along with Tatenda’s wife, Denise, all graduated from UKZN on the same day and at the same ceremony.

From left: Ms Sithembile Shabangu, Mr Vijay Rubinduth Ramballie, Ms Rakshika Sibran, and Ms Phumla Hlengwa.

Four UKZN Corporate Relations Staffers Graduate

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Four staff members at UKZN’s Corporate Relations Division (CRD) graduated from the College of Law and Management Studies during a ceremony held on the Westville campus.