Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

University Way, Summerstrand, 6000 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape


☎: 0823364471

Category

Price Range

$$$ (30-50)

Description

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University is a South African university with its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth. NMMU was founded through a merger of three institutions in January 2005, but its history dates back to 1882, with the foundation of the Port Elizabeth Art School. The University draws international students from all over the world. There are over 3,000 international students, including students from the United States, France, China, Germany, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom and many African countries.NMMU is a comprehensive university offering professional and vocational training. The University has six campuses – five in Port Elizabeth and one in George. The main campus of the university is South Campus. Students at NMMU can study towards a diploma or a degree up to doctoral level qualifications. A number of courses include workplace experience as part of the curriculum at NMMU. English is the university s medium of instruction.History and formationPlans for NMMU where first revealed in 2002, by then Minister of Education, Kader Asmal. The proposal was a part of larger plan to restructure higher education in South Africa. The first step in the merger came with the incorporation of Vista PE by UPE on January 2, 2004 followed by the merger of PE Technikon and UPE on January 1, 2005.NMMU was formed in 2005 through the merger of the Port Elizabeth Technikon, and the University of Port Elizabeth. In 2004, prior to the merger, UPE had taken control of the Port Elizabeth Campus of Vista University. PE Technikon had a satellite campus in George, which was also merged. The first Chancellor of the university was Chief Justice Pius Langa and Justice Ronnie Pillay was the first Chairperson of Council. Dr Rolf Stumpf was the first Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer of the university, who was then succeeded by Professor Derrick Swartz on January 1, 2008.

Places Nearby

Arts & Entertainment

Madibaz Radio
Madibaz Radio Complex, 1st Floor Student Kraal, South Campus, NMMU, 6031 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Arts & Entertainment, Broadcasting & Media Production Company

Fast Food Restaurant

Captains

Fast Food Restaurant

Hotel

Beach Hotel

Hotel

Local Business

John dory,s.summerstrand.
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Seafood Restaurant
Beach Hotel

Beach, Hotel
Somerset East

Local Business
Happy Vally

Local Business
Gqalane (Oom-cola)
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
Zareba B&B Guest House
10 Zareba Street, 6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Bed and Breakfast
Knives 4 Africa
Shop LGF 184 Kings Court Market, Buffelsfontein Rd, Walmer Heights, 6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
La Cigale
6070 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
@ Walmer,Chase street
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
Brookes on the Bay
Brookes Hill Drive, Humewood, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
Captains Summerstrsnd

Fast Food Restaurant
Hairwise Hair Creation
Sea Gate Cmplx Torquay St, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Beauty
First Beacon Summerstrand
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
Humewood Beach, P.E

Local Business
Veritas Study Centre Room 2
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
Kipling's Brasserie Restaurant - The Boardwalk Hotel
The Boardwalk Hotel And Spa, Marine Dr, 6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Restaurant
Cubana Summerstrandg
6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Local Business
The Coachman, PE
6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Restaurant
The Anchorage B&B
6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Hotel

Medical & Health

Elizabeth Donkin hospital
6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Medical & Health

Pharmacy / Drugstore

NMMU North Campus Chemistry Lab
6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Pharmacy / Drugstore

Race Track

Victory Raceway
Victoria Drive, 6059 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Race Track, Stadium, Arena & Sports Venue, Automotive, Aircraft & Boat

Real Estate Agent

Viv Mitchell Re/max
171 Main Road, 6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Real Estate Agent

Residence

NMMU Oceana Residence 2nd Ave
2nd Avenue, 6001 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Residence

Shopping/Retail

Juno&Layla Tuckshop
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Shopping/Retail

Skin Care Service

Naturals Beauty - Port Elizabeth
197 Villiers road, 6070 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Skin Care Service, Makeup Artist

Sports Club

Victoria park bowling club
victoria park drive, 6070 Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Sports Club