For the past three weeks, the University of Venda has been preparing the Campus in order toallow some members of staff and students to return to the University, in accordance with the government regulations. On 30 April 2020, the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation announced the implementation of a risk adjusted strategy for the reopening of public and private Higher Education Institutions, based on national COVID -19 protocols. Following this announcement, the University of Venda submitted a comprehensive plan on the phase-inof final year students on programmes that require clinical training,to the Department of Higher Education and Training. As a result, on Friday 29 May, the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Dr Bernard Nthambeleni received an affirmative response from the Department.

It is therefore in this context that the University of Venda recallsall final year students in the following programmes from Monday 01 June 2020:

1. Bachelor of Nursing;
2. BSc in Nutrition;
3. Bachelor of Psychology;
4. BSc in Biokinetics

For further information, final year students in these programmes should contact their respective Head of Departments listed below:

Prof Sonto Maputle 084602 2063
Dr Lindelani Mushaphi 082444 7326
Dr James Takalani 082979 3035
Dr Cebisa Nesamvuni 082924 7424

Kind regards,
Dr Takalani Dzaga –APR
Director Communications and Marketing
30May2020