School of Arts

Renowned Cultural Administrator Appointed Centre for Creative Arts Director

Jun 30, 2020
Accomplished playwright and cultural administrator Dr Ismail Mahomed is the new Director of UKZN’s Centre for Creative Arts (CCA) in the College of Humanities.
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Humanities Student hosts Unravel Podcast

Jun 30, 2020
Drama and Media studies student Ms Nokuthula Khwela hosts her own podcast titled Unravel on Spotify and Captive FM aimed at addressing societal challenges she feels are constantly swept under the carpet.
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Music Alumnus Zakes Bantwini accepted at Harvard

Jun 19, 2020
Award-winning South African House musician and UKZN music alumnus Mr Zakhele Madida, known on stage as Zakes Bantwini, has been accepted into the prestigious Harvard University Business School in the United States.
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Prof. Nobuhle Hlongwa

Dean & Head of School

hlongwan1@ukzn.ac.za
031 260 2515

Welcome Message from the Dean

The School Arts at the University of KwaZulu-Natal is internationally known for its excellence in Research, Teaching and Learning, and Community Engagement. It boasts a substantial number of internationally recognised researchers,
NRF-rated scholars and scholars with international recognition for their excellence in Teaching and Learning. Their academic books as well as other academic publications are well prescribed across South Africa, the African
continent and internationally.

With the merger between the former University of Natal and the University of Durban-Westville, this reputation was enhanced because it brought together some of the most senior researchers and academics in the country in one school.

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Renowned Cultural Administrator Appointed Centre for Creative Arts Director

Humanities Student hosts Unravel Podcast

Music Alumnus Zakes Bantwini accepted at Harvard

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