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The Development and Leadership Unit (DLU)

Our vision is to develop high and positive impact world leaders for a better society by creating a vibrant student life experience.

We aim to create an environment that is enabling, empowering and one that allows the space for constructive debate, critical enquiry, civic engagement and challenging the status quo for the benefit of the students and society at large.

There are a variety of learning platforms DLU develops students through such as; 

  • Leadership Camps, Roundtables, Training and Development
  • Journeys of Discovery
  • Capacity Building
  • Outdoor Experiential Related Learning

By creating a unique out-of-classroom environment, we're able to maximise the opportunities for student personal growth and intense self-discovery through exciting and challenging co-curricular activities and student leadership training. 

 We focus on:

  • Leadership Development and Experiential Programmes 
  • Student Entrepreneurship and Innovation 
  • Diversity Programmes and Initiatives 
  • Enhancing and Facilitating a Unique Out-of-the-Classroom Experience

No longer extra ordinary, but out of the ordinary

For further information on how to register for these exciting development and leadership programmes as well as to find out more contact us.

DLU offices are situated on the first floor of the Student Union Building (Matrix).
Tel: (011) 717 9220
E-mail: Neo.Cindi@wits.ac.za

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