Former lecturer at 77 becomes oldest to graduate at UKZN this year

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Dr Ittamar Avin. (Photo: Supplied)
Dr Ittamar Avin. (Photo: Supplied)

When Dr Ittamar Avin retired from the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, he’d served in the English department for 30 years, from 1975 until 2002.

No one imagined the learned professor would made a great comeback at UKZN as an undergraduate 14 years later in 2016.

“When I came back I wanted to sign up to the classics Greek and Latin, which never formed part of my previous education, so I had to start from scratch,” Dr Ittamar tells YOU.

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