About Convocation Over 200 000 graduates, Wits academic staff, and retired academics with 10 consecutive years’ service to the University make up Convocation. You automatically become a member of Convocation when you receive a degree is conferred on you .
President & EXCO Kgomotso leads the Executive team of Convocation and is a member of Council (the governing body of the University). She works in collaboration with the Chancellor, Dr Judy Dlamini, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Zeblon Vilakazi, the Alumni Relations Office and the Development and Fundraising Office.
Chancellor The Chancellor of the University is elected by Convocation. The current Chancellor is Dr Judy Dlamini.
Elections Convocation elects the University Chancellor, the President of Convocation, and 10 members of the Executive Committee of Convocation (Exco).
General Assemblies A General Assembly is an extraordinary event, convened on only the gravest of occasions.