Telephone: +27 31 260 1186
Email meyiwaa@ukzn.ac.za
Campus: Westville
Building & Room: J Block room 330


Ayanda Meyiwa joined the UKZN under the College of Law and Management Studies, School of Accounting Economics and Finance as a Developmental Lecturer on the 1st of September 2015. Currently a PhD candidate at the Graduate School of Business & Leadership, Mr A Meyiwa is a researcher in the field of Maritime Economics with special interest in port governance and port pricing. The key focus of Meyiwa’s current research is in articulating South Africa’s port doctrine for a democratic developmental state and he looks forward to widely publishing in this field and contributing tangibly to the teaching of maritime economics with the UKZN and research for industry practitioners within the field.

Academic Qualifications:

  • 2012 B Com General in Economics, AppliedEconomics and Supply Chain Management, UKZN
  • 2014 PG Diploma (Maritime Studies), UKZN
  • 2016 M Com Maritime Studies

Research Interests

  • Port Economics
  • Transport Economics
  • Regulatory Economics


  • Restructuring South Africa’s Port Governance
  • TNPAs’ Pricing Practices: The Present Case for Corporatization
  • Assessing Measures to Improve South Africa’s Port Doctrine: Pricing and Governance Reform