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Senate

The Senate is accountable to the council for regulating all teaching, learning, research and academic functions of the University and all other functions delegated or assigned to it by the council.

Functions of Senate

  1. Subject to the provisions of the Act and this Statute, the senate is accountable to the council for regulating all teaching, learning, research and academic functions of the University and all other functions delegated or assigned to it by the council.
  2. Without derogating from the generality of subparagraph (1) the senate -
  • must organise and control the teaching, curricula, syllabi, examinations and research of the University;
  • makes the rules for examinations and must ensure that all examinations are conducted in accordance with these rules;
  • makes rules prescribing the requirements for each degree, diploma and certificate, and decides who has complied with these requirements;
  • appoints examiners for all examinations;
  • may make recommendations to the council regarding the faculty to which each academic department, or other academic structure belongs;
  • may make recommendations to the council regarding the establishment and disestablishment of faculties, academic departments, and other academic structures;
  • may make standing orders on procedures and delegation of powers for the better carrying out of its functions;
  • may, in terms of the Rules, cancel the registration of a student in all or one or more of the courses for which the student is registered in that year, if, in the opinion of the senate, the academic achievement of the student is such that the student may not at the end of the year obtain credit in such course or courses, as the case may be.
  1. The senate -
  • must carry out such other functions as the council assigns to it;
  • must submit to the council such reports on its work as may be required by the council; and
  • makes recommendations to the council on matters referred to it by the council and on any other matter affecting the University as it considers necessary.

Senate members

Senate is constituted in terms of Section 32 of the CPUT Statute as follows:

Designation Name
Vice-Chancellor (Chairperson)
Dr C Nhlapo (acting)
Deputy Vice-Chancellors
Prof A Staak
Prof L Fourie
Prof M Sheldon (acting)
Registrar Mr N Ntsababa
Executive Directors
Mr P du Plessis
Ms N Qomoyi (acting)
Ms C Motale
Ms S Sibanda
 
Deans
Applied Sciences:  Prof O Fatoki
Health & Wellness Sciences:  Prof P Engel-Hills (acting)
Business & Mangement Sciences:  Mr W Lotter (acting)
Education:  Prof T Mda
Engineering:  Prof M Moll (acting)
Informatics & Design:  Prof J Cronjè
Professors and Associate Professors
Applied Sciences:  Prof F Lategan
Applied Sciences:  Prof J Odendaal
Applied Sciences:  Prof A Jacobs
Applied Sciences:  Prof V Jideani
Applied Sciences:  Prof R Snyman
Applied Sciences:  Prof JC Coetzee
Applied Sciences:  Prof N Bathori
Applied Sciences:  Prof C Laubscher
Applied Sciences:  Prof N Bathori
Applied Sciences:  Prof I Human
Applied Sciences:  Prof M Matoetoe
Applied Sciences:  Prof VS Somerset
Applied Sciences:  Prof L Kambizi
Applied Sciences:  Prof F Nchu
Applied Sciences:  Prof B Opeolu
Applied Sciences:  Prof M Opperman
Applied Sciences:  Prof I Venter
Applied Sciences:  Prof A Mohammed
Applied Sciences:  Prof K Findlay

Business & Management Sciences: Prof H Ballard
Business & Management Sciences: Prof S Davies
Business & Management Sciences: Prof B Rust
Business & Management Sciences: Prof J Dubihlela
Business & Management Sciences: Prof S Hosking
Business & Management Sciences: Prof M Dassah
Business & Management Sciences: Prof C Iwu
Business & Management Sciences: Prof S Davies
Business & Management Sciences: Prof B Rust
Business & Management Sciences: Prof J Dubihlela
Business & Management Sciences: Prof P Kamala
Business & Management Sciences: Prof B Knott
Business & Management Sciences: Prof V Mugobo
Business & Management Sciences: Prof V Naicker
Business & Management Sciences: Prof L Obokoh
Business & Management Sciences: Prof W Gelderblom

Education: Prof R Chetty
Education: Prof J Condy
Education: Prof C Hattingh
Education: Prof C Mosito
Education: Prof L Sosibo
Education: Prof C Vermeulen
Education: Prof C Ochonogor
Education: Prof A Chigona
Education: Prof P du Toit
Education: Prof S Anthony
Education: Prof L Hibbert
Education: Prof T Thurner
 
Engineering: Prof I Masalova
Engineering: Prof R Tzoneva
Engineering: Prof G Oliver
Engineering: Prof M Kaunda
Engineering: Prof M Kahn
Engineering: Prof B Sun
Engineering: Prof R Haldenwang
Engineering: Prof O Philander
Engineering: Prof R van Zyl
Engineering: Prof A Lagardien
Engineering: Prof E Snyders
Engineering: Prof D Ikhu-Omoregbe
Engineering: Prof V Fester
Engineering: Prof T Ojumu
Engineering: Prof W Fritz
Engineering: Prof N Jinka

Health & Wellness Sciences: Prof G Davison
Health & Wellness Sciences: Prof K Jooste
Health & Wellness Sciences: Prof J Von Metzinger
Health & Wellness Sciences: Prof T Matsha
Health & Wellness Sciences: Prof O Oguntibeju
 
Informatics & Design: Prof I van Zyl
Informatics & Design: Prof M Weideman
Informatics & Design: Prof N Theo
Informatics & Design: Prof N Bechan
Informatics & Design: Prof R de la Harpe
Informatics & Design: Prof T Iyamu
Informatics & Design: Prof M M'Rithaa
Informatics & Design: Prof E Ruhode
Director of the library
Dr E Chiware
Five Directors
Centre for Continuing Education:  Mr M du Plessis
Research:  Prof D Burger
Community Engagement & Work Intergrated learning: Ms J Scheepers (acting)
Academic Administration: Ms K Marala
Fundani:  Prof M Ralarala
Heads of academic departments
Applied Sciences: Prof S Ntwape
Applied Sciences: Prof C Laubscher
Applied Sciences: Prof J Odendaal
Applied Sciences: Dr R Toefy (acting)
Applied Sciences: Dr T Maqutu
Applied Sciences: Prof J van Wyk
Applied Sciences: Prof F Lewu
Applied Sciences: Mr L Dolley
Applied Sciences: Dr F Wewers
Applied Sciences: Mr J Farmer

Health & Wellness Sciences: Ms A De La Crouse
Health & Wellness Sciences: Dr N Brooks
Health & Wellness Sciences: Mr L Christopher
Health & Wellness Sciences: Mr A Speelman
Health & Wellness Sciences: Ms A Hendricks

Business & Management Sciences: Mrs A Buys
Business & Management Sciences: Ms R Voigt
Business & Management Sciences: Dr P Kamala
Business & Management Sciences: Mr R Huckle
Business & Management Sciences: Ms L Gie
Business & Management Sciences: Dr V Mugobo
Business & Management Sciences: Dr A Visser-Neethling
Business & Management Sciences: Ms M Silo
Business & Management Sciences: Mr S Ohlhoff
Business & Management Sciences: Mr R Tengeh (acting)
Business & Management Sciences: Mrs M Jones (acting)
Business & Management Sciences: Mr E Parker

Education: Ms M Sadeck
Education: Dr M Combrinck
Education: Dr C Hattingh
Education: Prof L Sosibo
Education: Dr C Mosito
Education: Prof S Anthony
Education: Prof R Newmark

Engineering: Ms A Kamalie
Engineering: Mr B Groenewald
Engineering: Dr E Hovgaard
Engineering: Mr L Wentzel (acting)
Engineering: Mr A Bester

Informatics & Design: Mrs J Purcell van Graan
Informatics & Design: Ms M Di Ruvo
Informatics & Design: Dr M Mokhele (acting)
Informatics & Design: Dr B Kabaso (acting)
Two SRC representatives
Mr P Mncamase
Mr M Mosia
Two academic employees, elected from the academic employees
Vacant
Two non-academic employees, elected from the non-academic employees

Mr T Messiah

Two members of council who are not employees or students of the university
Mr C Kruger
Mr S Ngxiza
Such additional members as approved by the senate
Institutional Planning: Mr D Bleazard
Fundani: Prof J Garraway
Centre for Postgraduate Studies: Prof M McPherson
Centre for Innovative Educational Technology: Mr I Smit
Centre for Innovative Educational Technology: Prof E Ivala
Quality Manager: Ms L Airey
Strategic Initiatives & Partnerships: Prof R Pellissier
Manager Strategic Initiatives & Projects: Ms B Liebetrau
SA Research Chair: Work-Integrated Learning: Prof C Winberg, Prof S Hassan, Prof Y Sayed
SETA Research Chair (TVET WIL): Dr J Nduna
Assistant Deans: Prof J Kioko
                         Mr I van der Heever
                         Dr R Tengeh
                         Prof I November
                         Dr C Thornhill
                         Ms T Stringer (acting)
                         Prof P Clarke-Farr (acting)
                         Prof B Alexander

Faculty Managers: Mr L Appel (acting)
                           Mr B Davidse (acting)
                           Ms Z Zikalala
                           Mr N Cloete
                           Ms I Jeptha (acting)
                           Mr J Cona

Chairperson of the Institutional Forum
Ms M Silo

Last updated: 11 December 2017