UKZN Civil Engineering student and cum laude graduate, Mr Bongani Dladla, has topped his class, scooping three awards for his achievements. He also obtained a 100 percent pass mark for his dissertation – a rare and commendable feat.
This was announced during the prize-giving ceremony held in honour of final year Civil Engineering students – many of whom have already begun their professional careers. A total of 14 prizes were awarded to students who excelled in various categories.
Dladla received the J R Daymond Prize, awarded to the student who achieves the highest academic merit in water and environmental engineering, and the Walter Morgan Thomas Prize, awarded to the student who achieves the overall highest academic merit in final year.