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Established in 2004, as the Vaal University of Technology (VUT), VUT originated as a College of Advanced Technical Education (1966-1979) and was later known as Vaal Triangle Technikon (1979-2003).
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VUT to play a key role in rejuvenating the declining economy of the Vaal region
The Vaal University of Technology (VUT) has once again cemented its indelible mark and contribution to enhancing skills and economic development in the Vaal region over the years. 16 Feb 2023 Read more

Closure of satellite campuses and relocation of some academic programmes to Vanderbijlpark
Stakeholders are hereby advised that effective 31 December 2022, the Vaal University of Technology (VUT) will conduct its business from the main campus (Vanderbijlpark and Sebokeng) only. All other campuses, i.e. Ekurhuleni (Gauteng), Secunda (Mpumalanga) and Upington (Northern Cape) will close permanently. 13 Dec 2022 Read more

VUT strengthens ties with Kenya's Maasai Mara University by signing a memorandum of understanding
On Thursday, 8 November 2022, the Vaal University of Technology (VUT) and Maasai Mara University (MMARAU) from Kenya strengthened their ties and formalised their longstanding relationship by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the two universities. 10 Nov 2022 Read more

Prof. Mandla J. Radebe takes up the reins as chairperson of the VUT Council
The council of the Vaal University of Technology (VUT) is pleased to announce that Professor Mandla J. Radebe has been unanimously elected as its new chairperson. The resolution to elect him to the highest seat in the governance of the institution was taken during a special sitting of council on Monday, 7 November. 9 Nov 2022 Read more

New executive dean for VUT's faculty of Management Sciences
Professor Chengedzai Mafini has recently been appointed as the new executive dean of the faculty of Management Sciences at the Vaal University of Technology (VUT). He is a holder of two doctorates in Economics and Business. He also holds a master of Science degree in Strategic Management, a bachelor's degree in Business Administration, an advanced diploma in Higher Education (cum laude) and several other related diplomas and certificates. 12 Oct 2022 Read more

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