College of Science, Engineering & Technology

Be safe, be cyber safe

The inaugural lecture of Prof Elmarie Kritzinger, School of Computing, titled Cyber safety for school learners, took place on 22 August 2017. Read more

CSET postgrads walking on water after presentation wins

Two Unisa Nanotechnology and Water Sustainability (NanoWS) Research Unit students scooped awards in Namibia last month. Virgilio Salomao Tete, an MTech Chemical Engineering student, and Hailemariam Abrha Assress, a PhD student, attended the 18thWaterNet/WARFSA/GWP-SA Symposium, which was held in Swakopmund Read more

In search of solutions to societal needs

Dr Lueta-Ann de Kock, Director of the Nanotechnology and Water Sustainability (NanoWS) Research Unit, tells Unisans what makes her tick: Read more

Bhekie Mamba plans to position CSET as a world-class college

Having taken up the position of Executive Dean of the College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) earlier this year, Professor Bhekie Mamba said he feels humbled by the confidence the university has placed on him in being able to steward this college. Read more

Unisan scoops 2017 NRF award

Diane Hildebrandt is the 2017 Champion of Research Capacity Development and Transformation at SA HEIs in honour of her contribution to the transformation of the country’s science community and landscape. Read more

Celebrated for leadership and excellence

Percy Sibanda, a second-level student in Mechanical Engineering at Unisa, has won an Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals (ABSIP) award for leadership and excellence at the third annual ABSIP Student Awards held in Sandton on 16 September 2017. Read more

Geo centre gifts Unisa with equipment

The Department of Engineering in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) was generously supplied with survey equipment by ProtSurv Geo Centre (Pty) Ltd (formerly Protea Surveying Instruments). Read more