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Notice of a Convocation General Meeting

Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU) was established on 14 May 2014 and came into full operation on 1 January 2015.

In terms of paragraph 48(2) of the Statute (2016), the SMU is required to establish a Convocation to:

a. facilitate liaison between the University and its former students and academic employees;
b. create networks and canvass support for the strategic objectives of the University; and
c. organise former students and academic employees of the University with a view to facilitating representation of this constituency on appropriate governance structures.

Accordingly, and consistent with paragraph 50 of the Statute (2016), (i) all persons who obtained a qualification from SMU or its predecessor universities (Medunsa or Medunsa Campus of the University of Limpopo); (ii) academic employees on the staff establishment of SMU, professors emeriti, retired employees, deans of schools; and (iii) all persons who obtained ordinary membership of the Alumni association; are hereby invited to the inaugural General Meeting of Convocation as follows:

Date: Saturday, 20 July 2019
Time: 09h00
Venue: PRETORIA, Protea Hotel – Hatfield

Kindly confirm your availability to attend the inaugural Convocation General Meeting by email to Ms Monica Maseko at

Any enquiries regarding the above event should be directed to Ms Monica Maseko at 012 521 4788 or email:

Download Convocation Call Nomination Form

Download Convocation General Meeting 20 July 2019 Agenda

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