The award was announced during UWC’s Annual Research Recognition Awards and presented by the DVC Research and Innovation, Prof. Jozé Frantz.
Mogamad-Junaid competed his MSc Summa Cum Laude within 2 years of enrolling. His hope is to go on and pursue a career as a cosmologist, studying the history and evolution of the universe, while making use of the Square Kilometre Array telescope. He is now studying for his PhD at the Centre for Radio Cosmology.
The awards ceremony can be watched on YouTube here.