Vacancies At Mangosuthu University of Technology

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Vacancies At Mangosuthu University of Technology

Vacancies At Mangosuthu University of Technology

The Mangosuthu University of Technology is advertising the available spaces for employment in the institution. Interested students, Graduates and people who qualify are to send their applications. MUT Human resource department is recruiting new talented candidates for numerous MUT Posts across SA. Interested Applicants can Apply for the Mangosuthu University of Technology Jobs in Kwazulu Natal as per their qualifications.

All the vital info, such as the closing date, available departments, available positions and the application process for Current Vacancies at MUT, are shared below.

Vacancies At Mangosuthu University of Technology


Reference Number: POST NO: VCO1

Mangosuthu University of Technology is in search of an adept visionary leader to drive academic and strategic initiatives in alignment with its vision, mission, and strategic goals. As the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, this individual will serve as the primary executive and administrative head, overseeing academic, research, and administrative affairs. Reporting to the University Council, the Vice-Chancellor and Principal will collaborate with an executive and senior management team to fulfill their responsibilities. A comprehensive understanding of higher education challenges, opportunities, and global trends is essential for this role.

A five (5) year performance-based contract will be offered with the expectation of the successful incumbent being able to serve the full term.

Key Performance Areas:

  • The Vice-Chancellor and Principal will be expected to:
  • Manage the University in line with its Vision, Mission and Strategic Objectives;
  • Provide strategic leadership to the University;
  • Ensure that the University is a policies-run institution;
  • Facilitate the provision of appropriate resources (human capital, property, plant and equipment) required for the University to achieve its mandate and mission;
  • Manage the University’s risks;
  • Ensure the financial sustainability of the University;
  • Report on behalf of and about the University and its operations;
  • Promote positive strategic stakeholder relations; and
  • Be a line manager to the positions that report to the Vice-Chancellor and Principal.

Skills And Attributes

Applicants must have the following skills;

  • Skills and attributes
  • Executive leadership
  • Be results-oriented
  • Demonstrable effective networking and fund-raising skills
  • The ability to interact at all levels
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills.

Minimum Requirements To Apply As Vice-Chancellor and Principal At MUT

Applicants must have a minimum qualification of ;

  • A Doctoral qualification (earned).
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience at the Senior Management level of which 5 years must be in a senior executive role in an academic or academic administrative institution (University, College, or Research Council).
  • Knowledge and understanding of higher education legislation, associated industry practices, other regulatory frameworks, policies and the associated risk management thereof.

Required Documents To Apply For Vacant Position At MUT

The following documents are required to apply for the vacant position as a vice-chancellor and Principal;

  • Fully completed MUT application for employment form (downloadable from
  • Candidate’s full curriculum vitae
  • A brief statement by the candidate reflecting their suitability and vision for the position
  • Certified copies of degrees/diplomas/qualifications (please provide academic transcripts and SAQA evaluation certificate if qualifications were obtained outside South Africa)
  •  The names and contact details of three (3) relevant referees who can provide a substantive written, independent, and verifiable reference
  • Certificate of honourable discharge from the last three (3) employers excluding the current employer
  •  Certificate/letter of good standing from professional bodies where applicable
  • A list of social media accounts for screening purposes
  • A signed declaration of civil disputes, criminal record, pending and/or concluded misconduct or poor performance matters, medical boarding, and any adverse ethical issues MUT should be aware of regarding the applicant (as an addendum to the application form)

How To Apply For Mangosuthu University of Technology Vacancy

Applications should be sent to the Department of Human Resources and Development, Mangosuthu University of Technology via email: before 10 May 2024

RPOPIA Disclaimer: By sending your CV to the email address on the advertisement you agree to the processing of personal information including sharing it with our verification agents. You are acknowledging that MUT will keep a record of your personal information and you agree that you will exercise your rights as provided by the POPIA. For more enquiries contact Mr D. Brijlal on Tel. (031) 907-7329.

Click Here for the MUT Employment Application Form.

Mangosuthu University of Technology Contact Details
P O Box 12363
511 Griffiths Mxenge Hwy,
Umlazi, Durban, 4031
Call centre: 031 907 7111
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