Purpose of  ICT

The primary purpose of the ICT department is to provide ICT services to the WSU community so that the students as our main customers receive the best possible educational services from the University 


To facilitate an excellent ICT environment for effective research, teaching, learning and community engagement


The ICT mission statement is:

  • Implement best practice service management framework that will deliver effective services
  • To provide ICT solutions that respond to customer needs
  • Develop and sustain ICT infrastructure that will facilitate effective delivery of University services
  • To develop a department of choice for ICT practitioners.


Director: Nkosinathi Zulu

Deputy Director, Development and Standards: Mr M Magewu

Telephone: +27 (0) 43 703 8509

Manager Campus Designation
Vacant Buffalo City User Support
Bonga Silwane Butterworth/Komani User Support
Mzwandile Mjamekwana Mthatha User Support
  All Telecommunications & Network Services
Jansen Van Rensburg All Internet & Security Services
  All Project Manager
Brendan Langley All Storage & Servers


Supervisor Contacts
  Supervisor: Service Desk +27 (0) 43 708 5248
  Logistics +27 (0) 47 703 8516


Service Desk Contacts
Mthatha +27 (0) 47 502  2989
Ibika +27 (0) 47 401 6399
College Street +27 (0) 43 702 9321