Mr Abdulbaqi Badru graduates cum laude for his Master of Commerce in Information Systems and Technology.

Staffer Graduates Cum Laude

UKZN Masters student, Mr Abdulbaqi Badru, graduated cum laude at the University’s 2018 Spring Graduation ceremonies. Badru, who is currently working at the University as an IT Support Consultant, received his Master of Commerce (cum laude) in Information Systems and Technology. Titled: Managing IT Outsourcing (ITO) Risks: The Case of Large Organisations in South Africa, Badru’s study

PhD in Administration graduate, Dr McBride Nkhalamba, with his supervisor, Dr Fayth Ruffin (third from left), and his family.

PhD Graduate Passionate About Evidence-Based Africanisation of Regional Governance in Southern Africa

During his studies, PhD in Administration graduate Dr McBride Nkhalamba balanced his doctoral studies involving a three-country case study with a hectic work and family schedule – all while living on two continents. Nkhalamba’s current appointment as the Head of Research Methodology and Development for the African Union’s African Peer Review Mechanism involves providing strategic leadership

Reverend Collen Bongani Sibiya who graduated with a PhD in Public Administration.

PhD in Public Administration for Reverend

Balancing his duties as the Director of Human Resource Development at the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in KwaZulu-Natal and the leader of Pietermaritzburg’s Rock of Life Movement Church has been quite a juggling act for PhD in Public Administration graduate Reverend Collen Bongani Sibiya. ‘Studying became a large part of my life as