Methods of payment

  1. Online debit and credit card payments
  2. Direct deposit (EFT)
    EFT payments may be made into the account listed below.
    Donors must please include the cost centre “X180” as part of their transaction description.
  3. Recurring salary payments
    Staff must please contact
  4. Donations in kind
    Please contact Dr Oswald Franks (

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Bank details

Account Name: Nelson Mandela University Trust

Bank: ABSA

Branch Code: 632005

Account Number: 16 4017 2998

Swift Code: ABSAZAJJ (international payments)

18A Tax legislation

Donations to the Convergence Fund are tax deductible under Section 18A of the Income Tax Act.

Information required for Section 18A tax certificates is catered for in options 1 and 3. For option 2 (EFT) please provide your name, postal address and proof of transfer in a separate email to