Min. of Science & Technology

A life of exile from 1961 until 1984 has given her education an international flavour. Ms Grace Naledi Mandisa Pandor holds a BA from the University of Botswana and Swaziland and an MA in Education from the University of London. In 1992 she studied for a Diploma in Higher Education, Administration and Leadership at Bryn Mawr in the USA. Following South Africa's fifth democratic elections, she was reappointed Minister of Science and Technology in May 2014. She has been awarded honorary doctorates by the Cape Peninsula University of Technology and Stellenbosch University.