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The School of Engineering is one of five Schools that form UKZN’s College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science.
The School offers a variety of degree options, ranging from undergraduate qualifications to doctoral degrees.
The School offers eight areas of specialisation, which provides students with the option of professional registration and access to numerous career opportunities.
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Programmes offered by the School are fully accredited by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) and conform to the highest international standards.
The School boasts state of the art facilities, such as the UNITE/School of Engineering Building. The R20 million structure was designed to create an enabling environment for our students, while providing a “green” hub for university, industry and community-related activities.
Our research strategy is to promote innovation in research and technological advancement in the sustainable development
of our country and globally.
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Engineering research centres link with industry
UKZN’s Vibration Research and Testing Centre (VRTC) and High Voltage Direct Current Centre (HVDC), which form part of the Eskom Centre of Excellence in HVDC
Energy efficiency pilot project achieves healthy results
Encouraging results - including a 20% energy costs saving - have been achieved by a commercial building energy efficiency pilot project initiated at UKZN’s Oliver Tambo building
UKZN Aerospace Systems Research Group unveils Phoenix -1A Hybrid R...
UKZN’s Aerospace Systems Research Group unveiled the Phoenix-1A Hybrid Rocket recently in front of excited onlookers who heard project leader Mr Jean Pitot outline the history of the projectile.
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UNITE / School of Engineering Building
Howard College Campus
King George V Avenue
School of Engineering
University of KwaZulu-Natal
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