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Name: Vuyiswa Yeni Letsoko
Location: 6402, John Orr Building Doornfontein Campus
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Contact Details:
Tel: +27 (0) 11 559 6062


About Mrs Vuyiswa Yeni Letsoko



Mrs Vuyiswa Yeni-Letsoko is currently an nGap Lecturer at the Department of Town and Regional Planning within the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment. She holds a Masters degree in Town and Regional Planning from the University of Pretoria (cum laude). She also holds a BTech degree (with distinction) and National Diploma in Town and Regional Planning from the University of Johannesburg. She was a member of the UJenius club for academic excellence in 2014 and she is also a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society. She was also awarded academic honors at the University of Pretoria in 2017.

She has previously worked in both private and public sector as a Town Planner and her practical experience has been focused on informal settlement upgrading strategy and policy, strategic spatial planning, land use and development, community participation and urban management strategies.

She is currently studying towards her PhD.


NDip TRP (UJ) BTech TRP (UJ) Masters TRP (UP)

Research Interests

Gated Commuities/Developments; Urban Regeneration and Renewal; Planning Law; Urban Sociology