Nelson Mandela University

Nelson Mandela University

The Department of Geosciences at the Nelson Mandela University offers courses focused around the Earth Sciences and the nature and origin of economically important resources. Current research in the department focuses on Shale Gas in the Karoo, Structural geology of the Cape Fold Belt, Sedimentology, including Coastal Processes,  Igneous Petrology as well as Groundwater Resources of South Africa.