The third quarter survey of South Africa's legal professionals, conducted by financial services provider PPS, has revealed a notable increase in their confidence regarding the Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB).
28 Nov 2013 08:19
Wits University's Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management has conferred former Chief Justice Pius Nkonzo Langa with a posthumous honourary Doctorate of Laws.
25 Nov 2013 07:58
Opportunities exist for corporate national sponsor partners to partner with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to support its Global Business Challenge (GBC) designed to discover and nurture future business leaders. The competition's success has made it one of CIMA's annual flagship events.
21 Nov 2013 11:44
In an ideal world quality higher education would be available to everyone, all educational resources and technologies would be free, no student would be left behind for financial reasons - education would be a right and not a privilege.
By Sindy Peters 21 Nov 2013 11:05
AFDA, the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, is set to present its annual showcase of graduate student short films and tele-novella productions. We spoke to Garth Holmes, chairman and co-founder of AFDA, to find out more.
By Eugene Yiga 18 Nov 2013 09:45
Shai Reshef, president and founder of the University of the People (UoPeople) will be visiting South Africa later this month to recruit students for Microsoft's 4Afrika scholarship.
7 Nov 2013 10:30
In February 2014 SAE Institute will continue to set the bar for higher education in Africa by launching their Bachelor of Arts in Film Production degree in Cape Town.
21 Oct 2013 11:20
Eduloan, the provider of education finance and one of the corporates supporting the Primestars "Step Up, Let's Lead" National Youth Leader Awards, has presented full access to its Educonnect online platform to the 18 finalists in the awards, as well as a R300,000 bursary to the winner of the accounting and commerce category.
4 Dec 2013 11:22
According to a recent survey, South African lecturers must adapt to the changing environment of their students by meeting them where they are most comfortable - in the social media space.
By Natasha Madhav 3 Dec 2013 09:54
South African lecturers must adapt to the changing environment of their students by meeting them where they are most comfortable - in the social media space, an education expert says.
3 Dec 2013 07:45
First year University of Johannesburg (UJ) students will have to have either a laptop or a tablet for their studies in 2014, the university said.
29 Nov 2013 10:26
Samsung Electronics South Africa has collaborated with education company, Pearson to equip students studying at Pearson CTI and Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) with tablets from 2014.
27 Nov 2013 12:35
Samsung Electronics South Africa and Pearson have entered into a partnership to equip students studying at Pearson CTI and Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) Higher Education Institutions with a tablet from 2014, empowering learners through a more interactive augmented educational experience.
27 Nov 2013 12:21
The Deputy Minister of Science and Technology, Michael Masutha, will address an event at the University of Cape Town on 21 November 2013, to showcase projects funded through a science and technology (S&T) partnership between South Africa and the European Union (EU).
21 Nov 2013 12:36
More Sector Education and Training Authority (Seta) offices are being planned for rural areas where Further Education Training (FET) colleges will be opened according to Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande.
20 Nov 2013 07:53
Leading private tertiary institution, Milpark Business School, has changed its name to Milpark Education (Pty) Ltd, and now comprises several schools, including the Business School, with each school focusing on the provision of expert education in their various academic areas.
Issued by Milpark Education 14 Nov 2013 14:52
It has been reported that Wits University is the only African university chosen by top international recruiters to be ranked in the Global Employability University Ranking, which was published in the New York Times recently.
13 Nov 2013 12:38
Olebogeng Glad Dibetso, a graduate of the Master of Business Administration (MBA) class of 2012 at the Gordon Institute of Business Science, has won the international MBA Student of the Year Award for 2013. The award, run jointly by The Independent and the Association of MBAs (AMBA), is awarded to students who show exceptional leadership and ambassadorial qualities.
13 Nov 2013 11:17
Jon Foster-Pedley, dean of Henley Business School in Africa, is launching an MBA tailored for the music and creative industries starting in March 2014.
8 Nov 2013 11:28
University vice-chancellors, philanthropists and business leaders from across South Africa are currently meeting in Cape Town to discuss how they can strengthen our universities and produce the graduates and research needed to drive the country's development.
6 Nov 2013 11:50
Kobus van Wyk, head of e-learning and education at Mustek discusses the importance of learning institutions to create strategies for the optimal usage of the IT resources available to them, and the role of the computer laboratory in the age of tablet pervasiveness.
6 Nov 2013 10:02
You have studied for years to obtain a credible qualification/s in your chosen profession. You have obtained work experience in South Africa, but you are considering working overseas. Is your hard-earned qualification internationally recognised? What is the "accreditation" and "recognition of qualifications" really about?
5 Nov 2013 16:30
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, has officially launched the University of Mpumalanga at an event attended by the Premier of Mpumalanga, David Mabuza, members of the Mpumalanga Provincial legislature, traditional leaders, academia, business people as well as thousands of community members from different parts of the province.
4 Nov 2013 13:18
As part of its commitment to ensuring access to quality higher education, Regenesys Business School recently launched its 'Free to Learn' competition in which qualifying students stand a chance to win bursaries to the value of US$10,000 - enabling them to study and acquire a formal qualification for its certificate, degree or MBA programme.
4 Nov 2013 12:45
Building more universities in South Africa will help ease the burden that many prospective students face when enrolling for further studies, says Department of Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande.
By Nkosinathi Sengwayo 1 Nov 2013 07:11
Wipro, the global IT consulting and outsourcing company, has recently announced the launch of its second internship programme in South Africa, which involves the recruitment of 40 graduate students from disadvantaged backgrounds providing them with specific in-house training and subsequent deployment on Wipro's active projects in South Africa.
31 Oct 2013 12:04
The government is training enough medical specialists but doesn't have the money to employ them all‚ health consultant Nicholas Crisp told delegates to the Hospital Association of SA conference.
By Tamar Kahn 30 Oct 2013 10:56
South Africa has joined a unique collaboration between top business schools in BRIC countries to help business and investors find out how to make the most of emerging markets in Africa.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 30 Oct 2013 08:59
Although South Africa's Higher Education system's role was repositioned in line with the dawn of democracy in 1994, in reality the future of higher education was not as rosy, according to Dr Jeffrey Mabelebele, CEO of Higher Education South Africa.
23 Oct 2013 12:55
Aspiring leaders at public universities need to understand South Africa's legislative framework to lead and manage effectively, Higher Education SA (Hesa) said on Wednesday (16 October).
17 Oct 2013 07:18
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