Dr Yuzi Wu is one of six students who have graduated from UKZN’s College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science (CAES) under an agreement between UKZN and the Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences (JAAS) in China. Following several visits and the signing of a five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2014, academics at UKZN and JAAS began the supervision of
Six Chinese students graduated with their PhDs from UKZN’s College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science (CAES). Their studies fell under a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UKZN and the Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Sciences (JAAS) in China. Following several visits and the signing of a five-year MoU in 2014, academics at UKZN and JAAS began the supervision of nine
UKZN is ranked consistently as one of the leading research-intensive universities nationally, as well as on the African continent. This has been due to the exceptional performance of our researchers, both staff and students. Researchers from the College make up the majority of UKZN’s top researcher lists, showcasing our research excellence.
Graduation is one of the most important occasions in the University’s academic calendar where students, both undergraduate and postgraduate, receive their hard-earned degrees and diplomas. Indeed, graduation marks the culmination of many years of personal sacrifice and hard work that have laid the foundation for successful and inspiring careers.
Mr Sakhile Mathe, a PhD candidate in Horticultural Sciences, received the Young Minds Award for best poster at the 30th International Horticultural Congress (IHC) organised by the International Society for Horticultural Sciences (ISHS) in Istanbul, Turkey. Mathe, whose trip was funded by the Post-Harvest Innovation Programme, presented his poster on girdling as a tool to unravel the “Hass” avocado skin colour
This initiative jointly celebrates National Science Week and Women’s Month, by highlighting pioneering women of Science in each of our five Schools
Formerly known as Postgraduate Research Day, the College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science (CAES) has been hosting this conference highlighting postgraduate research since 2013. Read more if you want to participate, attend, exhibit, judge or sponsor.