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School of Information and Communication Technology

South African academics have been called upon to play a more active role in the country’s major decision making structures so as to use their research to make a meaningful impact in the development of the country.

This was the bold call by renowned actor and creative Dr John Kani, while delivering the keynote address at Nelson Mandela University's prestigious Research, Teaching and Engagement Excellence Awards last night.

Learners in Nelson Mandela Bay will again be exposed to the excitement and benefits of science and technology when Nelson Mandela University’s School of Information Communication Technology hosts a regional qualifying tournament for the First Lego League (FLL) challenge.

Prof Darelle van Greunen, Director of the Centre for Community Technologies at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth, won a R1 million Discovery Foundation Rural Fellowship at the awards ceremony recently. It will boost her development of a mobile application aimed at reducing high drug-resistant TB burden in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality.

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Albert Sande Jumba and Lab Assistant Ahmed Amin Ahmed presented the training material with a high level of knowledge of hacking concepts.
The School of ICT has a identified a serious need among visaully-impaired students for assistance with computer skills.

As we continue our drive to professionalism in ICT, the Institute wishes to congratulate our new professional members and welcome them to the ranks of members holding the IP3 accredited and SAQA registered professional designation PMIITPSA.

THE new mHealth4Afrika (Mobile Health for Africa) project is the only Horizon 2020 project awarded to SA out of seven submissions from the country, recognition of its potential.

Learners in Nelson Mandela Bay will again be exposed to the excitement and benefits of science and technology when Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s School of ICT hosts a regional qualifying tournament for the First Lego League (FLL) challenge.