Open Day 2017 award winners announced


The hard work of staff members who were behind some of the impressive stalls at Open Day 2017 were recently rewarded.

Open Day, the biggest marketing event on the institution’s calendar, was held on the Bellville Campus on May 6.

This year’s event was a major success and attracted more than 15 000 visitors, who were able to interact with staff and students and learn about the more than 70 courses on offer.

Prospective students also had the opportunity to visit the laboratories and other facilities of some of the courses on offer.

Awards in four categories were made in this year’s Open Day awards and the winners were selected by four independent judges.

Trophies were awarded to the winning teams.

Civil Engineering and Surveying scooped the award for the best marketing concept while Management won in the “most informative” category.

The award for best team spirit went to the Media Department.

The award for best faculty experience was shared between the Department of Emergency Medical Services and Radiography.

Written by Ilse Fredericks

Picture by Isgaak Ebrahim


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