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Welcome to the Department of Physics

The Department of Physics at the Nelson Mandela University provides comprehensive programmmes in physics at undergraduate and BSc Honours level, as well as post-graduate research opportunities at Masters and Doctoral level.

Undergraduate students

If you are interested in undergraduate studies (BSc Physics), please contact the Head of Department, Prof André Venter.

Opportunities for Post-graduate students

Please feel free to visit our Physics Department Facebook page.



Contact information
Prof André Venter
Associate Professor and Head of Department
Tel: +27 41 504 2579/4584

Did you know

The 2015 SAIP conference was held in Port Elizabeth from 28 June to 3 July 2015, at the Boardwalk Convention centre.