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Innovation Office

If the student is an undergraduate student they are not required to disclose their idea to us and are encouraged to contact the Propella Business Incubator (Nelson Mandela University’s incubator) with their idea. If it is a post-graduate student who created a form of Intellectual Property in the course of, or incidentally to, their studies, the student and supervisor(s) will need to contact the Innovation Office on 041 504 4309 or innovation@mandela.ac.za to discuss their idea with us. Please refer to the Intellectual Property Policy for Intellectual Property ownership.