NMU graduate hopes to encourage young girls

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Nicole Schoeman, from Aspen Heights in the Bay, graduated cum laude with her National Diploma in Industrial Engineering in April 2019, and in December 2019, she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Engineering at Nelson Mandela University.                                                    Photo: SUPPLIED
Nicole Schoeman, from Aspen Heights in the Bay, graduated cum laude with her National Diploma in Industrial Engineering in April 2019, and in December 2019, she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Engineering at Nelson Mandela University. Photo: SUPPLIED

THE dedication shown by Nelson Mandela University industrial engineering graduate, Nicole Schoeman, from Aspen Heights in the Bay, has seen her receive two prestigious awards, within her field, which she hopes will encourage more young girls to pursue a career in engineering.

From a young age, Schoeman, who is currently unemployed, knew that she wanted to pursue engineering as a career, but it was only in Grade 12 when she began researching the various branches of engineering.

While she continued her research, her parents, Ernest and Connie Schoeman, pointed out that she should consider delving deeper into researching more about industrial engineering.

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