College of Agriculture, Engineering
and Science (CAES)

Grad 2022 
Highlights

There’s nothing quite like graduation day: the excitement, the joy, the sense of achievement. It’s a celebration we all look forward to. Join us in celebrating our future leaders as they make their way from student life to post-graduation opportunities.

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Postgraduates
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PhD GRADUATES
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cum laude or suma cum laude
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Message from DVC

“…they became part of a system that subjected them to rigors of being an independent thinker from first-year to final-year to Masters to PhD.” – Professor Albert Modi.

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Recordings & Programmes

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Graduate Stories

26/09/2022

Research on Early Detection of Diabetic Retinopathy Abnormalities Earns PhD

Dr Olubunmi Sule graduated with a PhD in Computer Science from UKZN’s School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. Hailing...
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26/09/2022

Algorithms Applied to Solve Real-Life Problems

Mr Victor Uzor graduated summa cum laude with a Master of Science specialising in Mathematics. Uzor completed his undergraduate degree at the...
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26/09/2022

Biostatistician Conducts Novel Research on HIV

Dr Ashenafi Yirga graduated with his PhD in Statistics from the College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science. Yirga was born...
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26/09/2022

Early Detection of Cancer Using Statistical and Machine Learning Models

Dr Mohanad Mohammed graduated with a PhD in Statistics from UKZN’s School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. Mohammed completed...
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26/09/2022

Deep Learning Model Used for Early Detection and Classification of Lung Cancer

Ms Tehnan Mohamed graduated with an MSc in Computer Science cum laude. Having completed her BSc and BSc Honours at the...
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26/09/2022

PhD for Research on Computer-aided Tuberculosis Diagnosis

Dr Mustapha Oloko-Oba graduated from UKZN’s School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science with a PhD in Computer Science. He...
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26/09/2022

Mobile Applications Designed to Improve Home Convenience and Human Well-being

Dr Olutosin Taiwo graduated with a PhD from UKZN’s School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science (SMSCS) specialising in Computer...
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26/09/2022

PhD in Applied Mathematics Undertaken in Son’s Memory

Dr Daniel Krupanandan was awarded a PhD in Applied Mathematics for his thesis titled: Exact Einstein and Higher Curvature Astrophysical...
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26/09/2022

Cum Laude Master’s Research Unveils Seasons’ Effect on Beneficial Indigenous Plant

Ms Reshika Ramasar is celebrating achieving her masters cum laude after taking on a study of the phytochemical constituents, biological activity and...
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26/09/2022

Cum Laude Result for Biochemistry Research on Novel TB Drugs

Mr Sandile Mthembu graduated with his Masters in Biochemistry cum laude for his research on identifying an alternative drug to fight tuberculosis...
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26/09/2022

Comprehensive Monkey Research Provides Useful Guidelines

Dr Kerushka Pillay was awarded a PhD in Ecological Sciences for her research on aspects of the ecology and persistence...
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26/09/2022

African Crowned Eagle Champion Earns PhD

‘To God be the glory. I dedicate this PhD to my family; I could have not completed it without their...
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26/09/2022

PhD Focuses on Avian Diversity in KZN and Eastern Cape Mistbelts

Research on local and landscape drivers of avian diversity in the naturally fragmented southern mistbelt forests of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) and...
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26/09/2022

Innovation in Ecology: Low-Cost Drones for More Accessible Wildlife Monitoring

Dr Albert Myburgh has been awarded a PhD in Ecological Sciences for his research on monitoring wild and captive Nile...
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26/09/2022

Genetics Research Investigates Antimalarial Drug Resistance in KwaZulu-Natal

Ms Alexandra Roux’s research provides insight into antimalarial drug resistance in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) - the province closest to eradicating the...
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UKZN InQubate – DCHEM Group

UKZN InQubate – Sgqoko Peppers

UKZN InQubate – Tshakane Hygiene & Cleaning Services

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