What did you study at the School of Industrial Psychology and Human Resources?

Mr Ranchod studied his NDip in Human Resource Management and BTech in Human Resource Management with the School of Industrial Psychology and Human Resources.


How many years did you study with us?

  • NDip: HRM: 2012 – 2014 (Graduated April 2015)
  • BTech: HRM: 2015 (Graduated December 2015)


Where have worked at?

  • Woolworths
  • Volkswagen
  • NMMU
  • Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (Formerly Coca-Cola Fortune)


Where are you currently working and for how long?

Mr Ranchod has been working at Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa since the 11 May 2015.


How did your studies prepare you for the workplace?

Excellently. To put it simply, I feel that I was very well prepared with HR knowledge/expertise and labour law. Emphasis on presentations at varsity has especially prepared me for the workplace.


What was the most valuable thing you learnt while studying?

The increase of one’s knowledge results in the increase in one’s responsibility. I learnt this from Ms. Dube in first year.


Do you have any advice for current students?

Get involved while at university; do everything you can to build your CV; and most importantly, in my opinion, do what you love and are passionate about.