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Communication & Stakeholder Liaison


Communication & Stakeholder Liaison is an administrative / support department of the University, providing a range of services aimed at enhancing the University's strategic position. We strive to develop effective channels of communication with members of staff as well as the private and public sector, recruit students, market the University's programmes and liaise with the University's stakeholder body.

Our offices are situated in the Administration Building and Alumni Centre on the Summerstrand North Campus in Port Elizabeth, as well as an office on the George Campus in the Southern Cape.

The Department is largely responsible for creating, maintaining and co-ordinating the positive image of the institution by focusing on Marketing, Communication, Brand Management, Event Management, the Contact Centre, Arts, Culture & Heritage, Arhcives & Exhibitions and Alumni Relations . It has a full-time staff complement of 41.


To align ourselves with the vision of the University. Aspire to be leaders in marketing and corporate relations within South African public higher education by aligning ourselves to the vision and mission of the institution.


To help the institution to achieve its mission.

Contact information
Marketing & Corporate Relations

Ms Beverley Erickson
Online Community Manager
Tel: 041 504 3357