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First-year commerce students invest in an early start to their careers - Continuing Education - University of Pretoria
First-year commerce students invest in an early start to their careers

Shortly after receiving their matric results, more than 100 first-year students at the University of Pretoria kicked-off their BCom degrees with an early start on 12 January...

Issued by Continuing Education - University of Pretoria 27 Feb 2015 14:22

Education ignites opportunity for young South Africans - TSiBA Education
Education ignites opportunity for young South Africans

For 120 South African youths, their dream to study at tertiary level has finally come true - via a private, accredited, non-profit business school, the Tertiary School in Business Administration (TSiBA)...

Issued by TSiBA Education 26 Feb 2015 14:35

Universities get bulk of higher education spending
Universities get bulk of higher education spending

Transfers to universities for subsidies and infrastructure make up 42% of the R200bn allocated to post-school education and training in the medium term‚ said the Treasury in its 2015-16 Budget Review...

By Paul Vecchiatto 26 Feb 2015 09:30

Rhodes' vice-chancellor to lead by example
Rhodes' vice-chancellor to lead by example

Rhodes University is counting the days until Friday's historic inauguration of its first black African vice-chancellor since its doors opened 110 years ago.

26 Feb 2015 09:15

MTN and UCT GSB form multimillion-rand partnership to boost innovation
MTN and UCT GSB form multimillion-rand partnership to boost innovation

The MTN Group and the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business have partnered to boost sustainable innovation in Africa. The multinational mobile telecommunications company will invest R15 million over the next three years in its Solution Space, an innovation hub at the business school...

23 Feb 2015 08:30

False Bay College receives National Disability Award and Prize - False Bay College
False Bay College receives National Disability Award and Prize

At an official handover ceremony held on 16 February at its Muizenberg campus, False Bay College received the National Disability Award Prize for its contribution to inclusivity and access for students with disabilities...

Issued by False Bay College 20 Feb 2015 16:20

Students raise R1m to fund others' fees
Students raise R1m to fund others' fees

An ambitious plan of the Wits University Student Representative Council to raise R1 million for fellow students' tuition became a reality yesterday...

By Poppy Louw and Reitumetse L Pitso 20 Feb 2015 11:40

Probe into fraud at student aid scheme
Probe into fraud at student aid scheme

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande yesterday acknowledged that allegations of fraud and corruption in the National Student Financial Aid Scheme could be contributing to the scheme's inability to fund all students who qualify...

By Wyndham Hartley 19 Feb 2015 15:00

Staff in move to widen protests
Staff in move to widen protests

Lecturers at the Eastcape Midlands College (EMC) have threatened a province-wide shutdown of its three campuses, vowing not to return to classes until their salaries are increased and temporary staff are made permanent...

By Deneesha Pillay 18 Feb 2015 14:00

Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust hosts second bursary student awards ceremony - Shanduka Foundation
Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust hosts second bursary student awards ceremony

The Cyril Ramaphosa Education Trust (CRET), with the support of Shanduka Foundation, recently hosted its second annual CRET Awards ceremony to honour students in its bursary programme for excellence in academics, leadership and service...

Issued by Shanduka Foundation 17 Feb 2015 12:47

Ready to become the Michaelangelo of animation? - False Bay College
Ready to become the Michaelangelo of animation?

False Bay College has launched its one-year full-time Animation National Certificate at its Muizenberg Campus aimed at aspirant animators who are keen to pit their skills in this highly specialised and competitive field...

Issued by False Bay College 17 Feb 2015 12:31

The University of KwaZulu-Natal is now live with OCLC WorldShare Management Services
The University of KwaZulu-Natal is now live with OCLC WorldShare Management Services

The University of Kwazulu-Natal has implemented OCLC's cloud-based library management services to manage their workflows efficiently and improve end users' access to library collections and services...

Issued by Sabinet 17 Feb 2015 11:29

Twitterati roast RAG magazine
Twitterati roast RAG magazine

A racially provocative cover of a student magazine in Cape Town has drawn strong criticism...

17 Feb 2015 06:32

Randburg principals awarded over R250,000 worth of bursaries at Damelin roadshow breakfast - Damelin
Randburg principals awarded over R250,000 worth of bursaries at Damelin roadshow breakfast

Over 30 schools vied for their share in R250,000 worth of bursaries at the launch of Damelin's 2015 Principals' Breakfast, held on Tuesday, 10 February, at the Benvenuto Conference Centre in Randburg...

Issued by Damelin 16 Feb 2015 14:33

Making the transition to student status
Making the transition to student status

Here, Vega School of Brand Leadership shares some tips for beginner students on how to ensure a smooth transition from matric to their student life...

13 Feb 2015 11:15

Labour law doesn't make you a corporate star - you do!
Labour law doesn't make you a corporate star - you do!

Are you part of the delusional 50% that often seems to make up the ranks of junior management?

By Mosima Selekisho 12 Feb 2015 13:11

[Learn Accounting] It's about people, team fit and technology
[Learn Accounting] It's about people, team fit and technology

At Tuesday's Learn Accounting launch, Jacqui Kew, Associate Professor at the UCT College of Accounting, explained that students are of the mindset that achieving very high marks is the most important thing...

By Jessica Taylor 12 Feb 2015 12:15

UCT introduces Learn Accounting: new online teaching platform
UCT introduces Learn Accounting: new online teaching platform

University of Cape Town's College of Accounting has developed an innovative teaching platform to help Zulu-, Xhosa-speaking accounting students master complex principles...

12 Feb 2015 11:10

New Rhodents enter a tradition of excellence
New Rhodents enter a tradition of excellence

Despite being South Africa's smallest university, Rhodes University boasts the highest number of Mandela-Rhodes scholars in the country - making up about 15% of students with the prestigious scholarship...

11 Feb 2015 09:30

Campus protest after 66 lecturers dismissed
Campus protest after 66 lecturers dismissed

A large police contingent was deployed to the Eastcape Midlands College (EMC) Charles Goodyear campus yesterday to contain more than 100 angry students, lecturers and union members following management's decision to dismiss 66 lecturers...

10 Feb 2015 13:40

Winners bring new cheer to NMMU
Winners bring new cheer to NMMU

It was not just three but 22 cheers all round yesterday for the arrival back of NMMU's latest winning combination...

10 Feb 2015 13:30

De La Rey Community Awards - False Bay College
De La Rey Community Awards

The aim of the awards is to give recognition and to motivate others to follow the lead of the winners as well as establishing a positive relationship with WPBTS and creating awareness of blood donation and promoting this cause...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 16:20

Unisa partnership sealed - False Bay College
Unisa partnership sealed

False Bay College was one of 12 TVET colleges who signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Unisa on 28 November 2014, heralding an important development for post-school education and training in South Africa...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 16:10

Steve Reid: Manager of the newly established Centre for Entrepreneurship - False Bay College
Steve Reid: Manager of the newly established Centre for Entrepreneurship

Steve Reid joins the newly established Centre for Entrepreneurship (CfE) at False Bay TVET College, Westlake Campus. He grew up in Cape Town and has lived in Mpumalanga, KwaZulu Natal and the Eastern Cape...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 16:04

Inclusive education receives top honours - False Bay College
Inclusive education receives top honours

On 2 December 2014 False Bay TVET College was honoured by the Deputy Minister of Social Development at the INSETA National Disability Awards ceremony held at the Cape Sun in Cape Town...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 15:59

Award for Excellence in Financial Management - False Bay College
Award for Excellence in Financial Management

False Bay College received a National Award for Excellence in Financial Management at the gala dinner of the DHET Conference which took place at the Gallagher Estate, Midrand, Gauteng, on 18 November 2014...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 15:50

EWSETA launches first regional office - False Bay College
EWSETA launches first regional office

EWSETA unveiled its first regional office, housed at False Bay College, Westlake Campus, on 20 November 2014 at a launch held at the campus...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 15:40

Establishment of a Centre for Entrepreneurship - False Bay College
Establishment of a Centre for Entrepreneurship

False Bay TVET College has formed a partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to establish a Centre for Entrepreneurship...

Issued by False Bay College 3 Feb 2015 15:30

Shacks on the cool track
Shacks on the cool track

Shacks have sprung up on the upper campus of the University of Cape Town...

By Farren Collins 3 Feb 2015 14:45

Students turned into hobos
Students turned into hobos

Wits university fourth-year law student Mbe Mbhele refers to himself as "a hustler"...

3 Feb 2015 14:30

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