Connect with us

UKZN Guide

The UKZN Award Ceremony Honors Its Most Inspiring Students



The UKZN Award Ceremony Honors Its Most Inspiring Students

The UKZN Award Ceremony Honors Its Most Inspiring Students. UKZN recently hosted the highly anticipated “Spotlight on Greatness: Most Inspiring Student Awards,” a ceremony dedicated to recognizing the outstanding achievements of students who have served as beacons of inspiration within the university community.

Read Also: UKZN Status Check Online 

UKZN Acknowledging Excellence

After a hiatus due to the pandemic, this ceremony marked a triumphant return, with 11 exceptional individuals out of 116 nominees being honored with the prestigious 2024 Most Inspiring Student Award.

Finalists were selected across four categories – academics, sport, clubs, and societies – based on nominations from their peers, highlighting the significant impact they’ve had on those around them.

UKZN Celebrating Achievements

Executive Director of Corporate Relations, Ms. Normah Zondo, expressed pride in the determination, resilience, and commitment to excellence exhibited by the awardees.

She emphasized that their accomplishments aligned with UKZN strategic goals of fostering excellent teaching and learning, providing an outstanding student experience, and promoting impactful research, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

UKZN Words of Wisdom

Guest speaker and UKZN alumnus, Mr. Sethu Sidzamba, shared personal insights, urging the winners to continue inspiring greatness and serving as ambassadors for the university. His motivational words resonated with the audience, reminding them of the responsibility that accompanies recognition.

UKZN Diverse Contributions

The award recipients represented a diverse range of achievements and endeavors. From community engagement to entrepreneurship, each individual showcased the breadth of talent and dedication within the UKZN community. Their stories served as inspirations for others to pursue their passions and make a positive impact.

UKZN Looking Ahead

As the ceremony concluded, Dr. Sachin Suknunan and Programme Director Ms. Thembalethu Shange encouraged the awardees to remain engaged with the university community and to proudly represent UKZN in their future endeavors.


The Spotlight on Greatness: Most Inspiring Student Awards” ceremony at UKZN was not only a celebration of individual achievements but also a testament to the collective spirit of excellence and inspiration within the university.

As the awardees continue to make strides in their respective fields, they carry forward the legacy of inspiration and service, embodying the ethos of UKZN commitment to excellence and impact.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *