Partnerships and collaboration

Collaboration in research and educational activities with both local and international institutions is of high importance to the GSTM and contributes to the continuous improvement of the quality of our research and educational activities. The GSTM has a long standing collaboration with Tilburg University in The Netherlands with academics from both institutions being exchanged for research and teaching activities. . The GSTM also collaborate with Shandong University in China in the field of Project Management. We also have a formal collaboration with the University of Ravensburg - Weingarten in Germany. Individual academics from the GSTM have continuous collaboration activities with their counterparts at other local and international universities. The GSTM invites overseas academics on a regular basis to do guest lecturing on our programmes.

The specific Country, University as well as type of collaboration is indicated hereunder.




1. Australia

Southern Cross University

Research collaboration

2. Austria

Institute for Advanced Studies on Science, Technology and Society (IAS-STS), Graz

Staff mobility and Research 

3. China


University (Staff mobility and Research

4. Egypt

Nile University

Research collaboration (IAMOT Cenference Chair)

5. Germany

Ravensburg-Weingarten University of Applied Sciences

Staff mobility and Research


FOM University of Applied Sciences Munchen

Staff mobility and Research

6. Lithuania 

Vilnius Gedimas Technical University

Staff mobility and Research


7. Mauritius

University of Mauritius

Intra-Africa Mobility Scheme

8. The Netherlands 

Tilburg University

DFID Project, Staff Mobility 

9. New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington

Postgraduate Collaboration 

10. Norway 

Western Norway University of Applied Sciences


Nord University  

Intpart & DIKU

Norwegian University of Applied Sciences


11. Slovakia 

Slovak University of Technology 

Staff mobility and Research 

12. South Africa

Stellenbosch University


University of Johannesburg

Joint supervision

University of Witwatersrand

Teaching on the Energy Leadership Programme

13. United Kingdom 

Aston University Birmingham

Staff mobility and Research

University of Sussex

Staff mobility and Research 

Intra-Africa Mobility Scheme

Imperial College

Staff mobility and Research

14. United States of America 

Hawai Pacific University

Staff mobility and Research 

The University of Texas

Construction Industry Institute (CII)

Rutgers, The State University

Sustain Owner Project 645733

Project Management Institute

 Collaboration with PMI

University Chicago

Textbook Project Management for Engineering, Business and Technology, J M Nicholas, H Steyn


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