The Thuthuka team welcomed the First Year Thuthuka bursary students at a Welcoming Function hosted on North Campus. Programme coordinator, Shareen van der Watt and Prof Frans Prinsloo (Director: School of Accounting) gave a brief overview of the NMMU Thuthuka Bursary Programme run and the success stories of Thuthuka graduates.

Guest speaker Lwando Bantom (SAICA Representative) gave the students survival tactics in preparation for their journey at university.

Team-building activities followed where first year students got to know each other and were also afforded the opportunity to get to know staff members as well as the campus.

The School of Accounting would like to welcome all First Year Thuthuka students.