Central SRC President Nanga Codana says his commencement is proof that pupil leaders can stability the challenges of pupil politics and the stress of educational life.
Codana graduated with an Superior Diploma in Operations throughout the Autumn grad sequence and is at present finishing a two-year Put up Graduate Diploma in Provide Chain Administration.
He has been on the helm of pupil politics at CPUT since his appointment in March 2021.
Codana says juggling his place whereas learning full time required numerous emotional intelligence.
“I at all times inform folks that it’s good to be chief by day and a pupil at night time. It’s worthwhile to dedicate your self to your books as a lot as you help college students,” he says.
Codana says assumptions that pupil leaders are solely pursuing careers as political leaders, with little interest in graduating, are a harmful false impression.
“That isn’t true, in the event you take a look at the present cohort of pupil leaders then you will notice that they’re progressing and even exceling. What I wish to see is greater training establishments supply programs in pupil management in order that we will develop these gifted younger individuals for careers past political management.
Codana was certainly one of 480 College of Enterprise and Administration Sciences graduands to be capped within the fifth ceremony of the Autumn Grad Sequence. Ceremonies will proceed 3 times per day for the remainder of the week.