Insitutional Management | Governance and Management

Management Structures:  Organisational Structure
University Management

Composition & Membership

There is a  University Management Committee composed of the vice-chancellor, who is the chairperson, the vice-principal, the Deputy Vice-Chancellors, the Registrar and the Executive Directors (Par 63(1), Statute)

The University Management Committee (UMC) assists the vice-chancellor in the implementation of strategy, and the planning and execution of the management, administration and supervision of the university, in accordance with the rules and policies (Par 64(1), Statute).

The University Management Committee (UCM) may establish committees and other substructures across the university and at campus level to assist the management committee in performing its functions. (Par 64(2), Statute)





Prof ND Kgwadi


Prof JJ Janse van Rensburg

Deputy Vice-Chancellor:  Assigned Functions and Campus Operations (Potchefstroom) and Vice-Principal

Prof M Setlalentoa

Deputy Vice-Chancellor:  Assigned Functions and Campus Operations (Mahikeng)

Prof LA du Plessis

Deputy Vice-Chancellor:  Assigned Functions and Campus Operations (Vaal Triangle)

Prof R Balfour

Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Teaching and Learning

Prof R Phaswana-Mafuya

Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research, Innovation and Technology

Prof M Verhoef


Ms E de Beer

Executive Director:  Finance and Facilities

Mr KJ Oagile

Executive Director: People and Culture

Mr NC Manoko

Executive Director: Corporate Relations and Marketing

Prof L Llalendle Executive Director:  Student Life