Teaching & Learning

Academic Advising

Description of Function

  • Capacitate students of all levels on graduate attributes
  • Coordinate First Year students’ orientation and yearlong induction programmes.
  • Pool resources with faculties to address the findings on students’ academic challenges.
  • Provide academic advising services in collaboration with relevant internal and external stakeholders to address students’ academic challenges.
  • Coordinate the graduate development programme.
  • Capacitate final year students with necessary employability and graduateness skills
  • Participate in the University Career Exhibition programme.

Contact Persons

Ms. K. Madikizela

Academic Advisor: Buffalo City Campus

Tel: +27 (0)43 708 5285

Email: kmadikizela@wsu.ac.za

Ms. T. Kalake

Academic Advisor: Butterworth Campus

Tel: +27 (0) 47 401 6071

Email: tkalake@wsu.ac.za

Ms. T. Mthengi

Academic Advisor: Mthatha Campus

Tel.: +27(0)47 502 2848

Email: tmthengi@wsu.ac.za

Ms. N. Nongauza

Academic Advisor: Mthatha Campus

Tel: +27 (0)47 501 1506

Email: nnongauza@wsu.ac.za

For more information, go to the Teaching and Learning overview.