DUT Faculty Of Accounting And Informatics

DUT Faculty Of Accounting And Informatics, Welcome to the Faculty of Accounting and Informatics at the Durban University of Technology.

Faculty Vision

A globally recognised faculty for academic excellence.

Faculty Mission

“Developing Leaders for the Information Society”

  • Excellence in teaching and learning
  • Relevant research and creative innovation
  • Social entrepreneurship

Faculty Values


We treat people equitably with respect. Our decisions are impartial. We embrace diversity and inclusion.


We accept responsibility for activities, decisions, actions and disclose outcomes in a transparent way.


We enhance our reputation with consistent trustworthy conduct.

The Faculty of Accounting and Informatics is a diverse, dynamic faculty made up of departments in Information Technology and Accounting. These departments are: Auditing and Taxation, Finance and Information Management (PMB), Financial Accounting, Information and Corporate Management, Information Technology and Management Accounting. The faculty has departments on the Ritson, ML Sultan and Riverside campuses. The programs offered by the departments are also varied. They include; Internal Auditing, Taxation, Financial Accounting, Cost and Management Accounting, Office Management and Technology, Library and Information Studies, Financial Information Systems and Information Technology. In addition, the Department of Information Technology services other departments within the faculty and other departments in the other faculties within the University.

Our qualifications range from the under graduate National Diplomas, to post graduate Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral Degrees in Technology.

Our faculty is at the forefront with the production of dynamic graduates, increasing research output, increasing academic aptitude with industry related focus, and developing sound teaching methods. We succeed by attracting the top students and students with the ability to be visionaries. This is further achieved by ensuring a theoretical as well as the experiential component are encompassed in our qualifications.The qualifications are highly rated in industry. Together with the academic achievement and increasing analytical and cognitive development comes the students’ awakening potential of their own capabilities, from social skills to progressive leadership’s styles.

Each student opens for themselves new horizons as they progress from strength to strength towards success.

We look forward to welcoming you into this Faculty.

Contact Information

Executive Dean: 
Professor Oludaya, O. Olugbara

Deputy Dean: Professor Paul Green

Ms Beulah Martin (Secretary to Executive Dean)
Tel: 031 373 5597
Email: beulahm@dut.ac.za

Faculty Office
East Wing, Hotel School Building, Ritson Campus

Mrs Nitasha Singh-Sakichand (Faculty Officer)
Tel: 031 373 5149
Fax No: 086 262 6836
Email: nitashas@dut.ac.za

Mrs Sandra Moodley (Faculty Assistant)Auditing and Taxation
Cost and Management Accounting
Tel: 031 373 5520
Email: sandram@dut.ac.za

Mrs Bongekile Nkosi  (Faculty Assistant)Financial Accounting
Financial Information Systems
Tel: 031 373 5670
Email: bongekilen@dut.ac.za

Ms Debbie Small   (Faculty Assistant)Information Technology
Office Management and Technology
Library and Information Studies
Tel: 031 373 5418
Email: deborahs@dut.ac.za


Auditing and Taxation:phumzilem1@dut.ac.za031 – 373 5610
Finance and Information Management:janet@dut.ac.za033 – 845 8862
Financial Accounting:thabisilem@dut.ac.za031 – 373 5621
Information and Corporate Management:Alvinettes@dut.ac.za031 – 373 5655
031 – 373 6808
Information Technology:ITDept@dut.ac.za031 – 373 5446
Management Accounting:nokukhanyan@dut.ac.za031 – 373 5664