Research Assesses eThekwini Municipality’s Integrated Human Settlements Strategy

Dr Bongekile Mvuyana’s PhD study was titled, An Assessment of a Sustainable Human Settlements Strategy in Creating a Quality Living Environment. A Case of eThekwini Municipality. Supervised by Professor Thokozani Nzimakwe, it recommends a review of the processes followed by municipalities in housing provision. ‘Qualitative data was collected from members of the Cornubia community and

Member of Parliament Graduates with a Doctorate in Administration

Doctor of Administration graduate Dr Nobuhle Pamela Nkabane plans to use her newly acquired knowledge to enhance her political career. Nkabane, who serves as the ANC Whip in the Employment and Labour Portfolio Committee said that studying towards her PhD enhanced her understanding of theoretical concepts in administration, governance, management and development. ‘I remember when

Graduate Produces Novel Research in the Human Resource Management Field

Masters in Human Resource Management (HRM) graduate Ms Rylla Pillay’s research on bibliometric and content analysis studies, that compares how knowledge is produced in this field of study, is the first of its kind within UKZN’s Management discipline. Supervised by Professor Shaun Ruggunan, the study is titled: Bibliometric and Content Analysis of the South African

Study Shines Spotlight on Access to SA Higher Education

Doctor of Administration graduate Dr Salamina Dzingwa’s research study was titled: The Centralised Applications System: Staff and Student Perceptions at the Durban University of Technology and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. It was supervised by Professor Fayth Ruffin. ‘KZN is the only province in the country with a centralised application system, managed by the Central Applications

Research Enhances Understanding of Food Insecurity and Vulnerability

As the Performance Outcomes Manager in the Office of the Premier in the Eastern Cape Province, Doctor of Administration graduate Dr Xolisile Ngumbela is passionate about seeking solutions to the country’s food insecurity crisis caused by poverty and unemployment. His study titled: Understanding the Dynamics of Food Insecurity and Vulnerability in the Amathole District in