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It was confirmed by Head of DAAD Sub Sahara Africa, Mr Cay Etzold, that Professor Udo Becker will be commencing his duties as new Chair of the VWSA-DAAD International Chair in Automotive Engineering at NMMU from the 1st of July 2012.

Prof Becker holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and earned his Doctorate from the UAS Rostock in 1998. Professor Becker has in the past been involved with several NMMU / Ostfalia student projects and has also presented a number of accredited short courses for the VWSA-DAAD Chair.