Buntu Mnyaka recently graduated with his Masters in Conflict Management and Transformation at the Nelson Mandela University focusing on the influence of social conflict on social cohesion. he has served in various positions of the United Nations Association of South Africa Student Chapter. He received experimental training from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (RSA) focusing on Foreign Policy, Economic Diplomacy and Public Speaking.
. He has also participated and trained participants for the Model United Nations conference and was part of the delegation to the Beirut Model United Nations in Lebanon and the All-African Students Association Conference in Ghana. In 2019 he was part of the Young African Leadership Initiative (YALI) Public Management track.
Buntu Mnyaka has participated in International Education Association of South Africa conferences previously capacities. Buntu has an interest in Internationalisation, Higher Education, International Relation, Conflict Resolution and Social Cohesion.
Currently, he is employed at the Office for Institutional Strategy at Nelson Mandela University as a Research Assistant and part-time lecture for the Department of History and Political Studies.