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Student Council members of Brand Council South Africa announced

The Brand Council South Africa decided that a student council must be formed, one that would get a unique, youthful perspective and tap into the thoughts, behaviours and insights of students and added value to members...

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UJ receives R15m for mining faculty
UJ receives R15m for mining faculty

Sibanye will inject R15m into UJ's Department of Mining Engineering and Mine Surveying over the next three years...

11 Aug 2017

Invitation to parent seminar
Invitation to parent seminar

Join False Bay College at any of their five campuses for a free seminar to discuss the TVET college as an education institution of choice at their open day on Saturday, 19 August...

Issued by False Bay College 10 Aug 2017

#WomensMonth: Illiteracy rates among women are falling: why isn't this good news?
#WomensMonth: Illiteracy rates among women are falling: why isn't this good news?

Functional illiteracy rates in South Africans over the age of 20 are on the decline. But, this doesn't necessarily point to either a satisfactory education system or an equitable employment environment...

By Jackie Carroll 10 Aug 2017

National Adzuna Graduate of the Year winner
National Adzuna Graduate of the Year winner

Terry Tshesebe, a Health and Environmental Sciences student at the Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) has won the national 2017 Adzuna Graduate of the Year competition...

10 Aug 2017

Dr Sharon Vasuthevan, group nursing and quality executive at Life Healthcare
#WomensMonth: Nursing education creates empowerment

In South Africa, only 28% of senior management positions are held by women...

10 Aug 2017

Inaugural Singularity University South Africa Summit
Inaugural Singularity University South Africa Summit

The inaugural Singularity University South Africa Summit takes place on 23-24 August 2017 at the Kyalami Grand Prix and International Convention Centre in Midrand...

7 Aug 2017

Richard Perez, founding director of d-school.
Practice creativity with confidence

Open Design's Steam Symposium speaker, Richard Perez unpacks the “design thinking” concept and shares his vision for the future of Steam education...

By Juanita Pienaar 7 Aug 2017

Intec College ranked one of the top five ‘Coolest Colleges' in South Africa
Intec College ranked one of the top five ‘Coolest Colleges' in South Africa

Intec College, a leading distance education brand, was recently ranked among the top five ‘Coolest Colleges' in the country at the Sunday Times Generation Next Awards...

Issued by INTEC College 4 Aug 2017

One on one with successful Lyceum graduate
One on one with successful Lyceum graduate

Edwin Mashabela is a true testament of excellence. He is a Lyceum graduate who has demonstrated leadership qualities and shown excellent execution in the Fleet Management field...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by Lyceum Correspondence College 4 Aug 2017

Senior Leadership Development Programme commences on 30 August in Durban
Senior Leadership Development Programme commences on 30 August in Durban

The Senior Leadership Development Programme (SLDP) has been developed to provide a seamless pipeline to build your capacity to lead and manage the strategic direction and operations of the organisation...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 4 Aug 2017

Business school commits record R4.6m towards scholarships for 2018
Business school commits record R4.6m towards scholarships for 2018

In a bid to ensure greater access to its programmes in 2018, the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) has made significant funding available to support students who lack financial means...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 4 Aug 2017

Stellenbosch Academy receives 14 semifinalists at the Adobe Awards
Stellenbosch Academy receives 14 semifinalists at the Adobe Awards

The Stellenbosch Academy of Design and Photography has announced that 14 of their projects have been recognised as semifinalists in the Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2017...

Issued by Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 4 Aug 2017

Universities SA wary of ANC's free tertiary tuition
Universities SA wary of ANC's free tertiary tuition

The ANC's proposal to provide free tertiary education for poor people from 2018 was unlikely to placate students, Universities SA have warned...

By Bekezela Phakathi 4 Aug 2017

(c) ambrozinio -
Predator alert! Credible science is being gobbled up, warn academics

Predatory publishing - in which bogus journals publish academic research for a fee - threatens to undermine science in South Africa...

By Dave Chambers 4 Aug 2017

Dr Mamphela Ramphele speaking at a Leader’s Angle talk hosted by the University of Stellenbosch Business School.
Is the private sector complicit in public sector corruption?

Dr Mamphela Ramphele believes the Gupta email leaks raise very worrying questions of corporate complicity with corruption...

3 Aug 2017

Applications for 2018 financial aid open
Applications for 2018 financial aid open

Applications for financial aid for all learners, who wish to enter the post-school system and students, who do not have financial assistance to continue their studies in 2018 academic year, has officially opened...

3 Aug 2017

Financial sector staff slow to pay student loans
Financial sector staff slow to pay student loans

An estimated 17,000 employees at one financial services firm owe the National Students Financial Aids Scheme (NSFAS) more than R500m...

By Michelle Gumede 3 Aug 2017

UCT GSB launches MTN Solution Space in Philippi Village
UCT GSB launches MTN Solution Space in Philippi Village

The Graduate School of Business of UCT has launched the MTN Solution Space in Philippi Village, brings the university's business resources directly to the communities of Philippi, Nyanga, Gugulethu, Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha...

2 Aug 2017

ANC plays it safe: free higher education soon
ANC plays it safe: free higher education soon

The ANC wants the government to provide free higher education for poor would-be students as early as next year...

By Sabelo Ndlangisa 2 Aug 2017

E-library launches in Africa to connect students
E-library launches in Africa to connect students

As part of efforts to make learning and research materials more accessible to students and lifelong learners in developing countries, e86 Limited conceived the idea of an e-library in October 2016, which has now launched...

2 Aug 2017

UCT hosts Financial Mathematics Team Challenge and wins
UCT hosts Financial Mathematics Team Challenge and wins

The fourth annual Financial Mathematics Team Challenge (FMTC), held at the University of Cape Town, brought students from across the world to participate in the highlight of the academic financial mathematics calendar...

1 Aug 2017

Alumni say 'no' to renaming Rhodes
Alumni say 'no' to renaming Rhodes

Discussions over transformation "including a name change" were in the spotlight at Rhodes University this weekend, as the Rhodes University Alumni Trust released the findings of a recent survey...

By Devon Koen 31 Jul 2017

R3.5m bursaries for teacher education in 2018
R3.5m bursaries for teacher education in 2018

The Embury Institute for Higher Education is open for applications for its 2018 bursaries for teacher education, worth R3.5m...

31 Jul 2017

100-year Lyceum celebrates its staff
100-year Lyceum celebrates its staff

As the Lyceum 100-year celebrations continue, there is more to celebrate than the centennial milestone. The staff who have worked tirelessly to ensure that the college gets better and better every year are worth celebrating...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by Lyceum Correspondence College 28 Jul 2017

CityVarsity lecturer moulds future musicians
CityVarsity lecturer moulds future musicians

Tim Harbour, Sound Lecturer at CityVarsity, has taken his passion for music to the classroom. He hopes to mould the minds of future musicians who are going to make an impact in the music industry...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by CityVarsity 27 Jul 2017

CityVarsity equips students for success
CityVarsity equips students for success

There are so many unknowns that come with being a student, especially when in the final year of study. However, through the uncertainty and the nerves, one thing is guaranteed, hard work pays off...

By Nana Zuke, Issued by CityVarsity 26 Jul 2017

Inaugural Digital Academy Awards Ceremony announces nominees
Inaugural Digital Academy Awards Ceremony announces nominees

The inaugural BlueMagnet Digital Academy Awards Ceremony has announced the nominees who have excelled across various digital marketing programmes...

26 Jul 2017

(c) HONGQI ZHANG -
'Mini-MBA' advert misleading

A training company has been reprimanded for using the abbreviation "MBA" to promote a three-day workshop...

By Dave Chambers 26 Jul 2017

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