Departments Engineering & the Built Environment
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering and Geomatics (Durban)
- Civil Engineering (Midlands)
- Construction Management and Quantity Surveying
- Electrical Power Engineering
- Electronic and Computer Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Town and Regional Planning
- Urban Futures Centre
Professor Paul Musonge
Position: Acting Dean: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Professor Paul Musonge joined the Durban University of Technology in 2012, after an international academic career across a wide range of English and French institutions; Ahmadu Bello University (Nigeria), University of Ngaoundere (Cameroon), University of Karlsruhe (Germany), University of London (UK), Willis College of Technology (Canada), Cape Pennisula University of Technology (South Africa) and the University of Cape Town (South Africa). He is a recipient of a number of Prestigious Research Fellowships and Visiting Academic status including the British Council Research Fellowship, Royal Society of London Research Fellowship, Rolls Royce (UK) Senior Research Fellowship, DAAD – German Research Fellowship at the Institute for Hydromechanics, University of Karlsruhe and the African Visiting Academic Fellowship at UCT.
The Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (FEBE) has more than 6 000 students enrolled across the departments of Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Survey, Construction Management and Quantity Surveying, Electrical Power Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Town and Regional Planning, Architectural Technology and Mechanical Engineering.
FEBE will offer new degree programmes in 2018. The National Diploma and BTech qualifications will be phased out accordingly. Further information on the new degree programmes can be obtained from each department webpage. Masters and Doctoral courses are also available.
Focused research in areas including Membrane Technologies for Water Purification, Chemical Thermodynamics, Applied Computational Intelligence, Bio-composites/Nano-materials, Technology Station in Reinforced and Moulded Plastics, the Indlebe Radio Telescope, Real Time Power System Simulation, Renewable Energy, Transportation, Engineering Education, Sustainable Development and Human Settlement.
To be known for excellence in producing relevant professionals, who use engineering, technology and design, for societal development in South Africa.
Please feel free to contact the relevant departments for further information.
|Faculty office||Contact person||Phone|
|Faculty Assistant||Mr V Mazibuko||031-373 email@example.com|
|Faculty Assistant||Ms T Zindela||031-373 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Faculty Assistant||Mr S Mntolo||031-373 email@example.com|
|Faculty Assistant||Ms F.B.B Ally||031-373 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Faculty Officer||Mrs N Singh||031-373 email@example.com|
(incl. Pulp & Paper Tech)
|Civil Engineering & Geomatics (Durban)||031-373 2224|
|Civil Engineering (Midlands)||033-845 9000|
|Construction Management & Quantity Surveying||031-373 2143|
|Electrical Power Engineering||031-373 2062|
|Electronic and Computer Engineering||031-373 2932|
|Industrial Engineering||031-373 2445|
|Mechanical Engineering||031-373 2115|
|Town & Regional Planning||031-373 2673|