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Welcoming Ceremony for first years - check out the photos

Watch the Vice-Chancellor's welcoming address

View a presentation on NMMU at a glance.

To facilitate the start of your 2017 year, we have developed a one-stop shop website – “Intake 2017”.


Important Dates

These are the dates that all new and existing students will need to know for intake 2017. Also find all the details and venues for the WELCOMING CEREMONY on Saturday, 21 January.

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“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.”

This poignant call to action by former President Nelson Mandela has become the basis of the wave of good deeds undertaken by millions of people across the globe in commemoration of Mandela Day.

The ocean as the source of life and its ill-treatment or lack of appreciation by humans will be one of the highlights at the National Arts Festival, through the stage production I Mpilo Y Amanzi.

An originally conceptualised dance production, written and staged by Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s (NMMU) Department of Arts, Culture and Heritage students, I Mpilo Y A Manzi uses a mixture of dance styles to tell the juxtaposed story of the oceans.

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