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First pan-African private higher education network Honoris United Universities launched
First pan-African private higher education network Honoris United Universities launched

Honoris United Universities brings together the pioneering efforts of leading tertiary education institutions in North and Southern Africa to educate the next generation of leaders and professionals...

Issued by Regent Business School 13 Jul 2017

New MSC Graduate Institute to offer degree courses online
New MSC Graduate Institute to offer degree courses online

The MSC Graduate Institute will be launching in July 2017 and will offer both a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree and a Diploma in Information Technology online...

2 Jun 2017

Study tour to Malaysia reveals interesting developments in open distance learning
Study tour to Malaysia reveals interesting developments in open distance learning

I undertook a study tour to observe current open distance learning (ODL) practices in Malaysia, a country on par with South Africa in terms of many economic and developmental indices...

By Karin Hendricks, Issued by False Bay College 1 Jun 2017

Oxbridge Academy evolves with new online courses
Oxbridge Academy evolves with new online courses

Following their vision of making excellent education accessible, private distance learning college Oxbridge Academy has expanded their range of online courses...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 22 May 2017

Call to enter - EduWeek Award nominations closing soon
Call to enter - EduWeek Award nominations closing soon

Entries for the 2017 EduWeek Awards, a highlight of the annual EduWeek conference and exhibition, will remain open till 19 May...

15 May 2017

Announcement of scholarship recipients for Oxbridge Academy
Announcement of scholarship recipients for Oxbridge Academy

Oxbridge Academy, in partnership with ADvTECH, is thrilled to announce its scholarship recipients for 2017 in celebration of 20 years of excellence in education...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 11 Apr 2017

Unique new support for high school maths from Ivy Academy
Unique new support for high school maths from Ivy Academy

The core ingredient in breaching the economic division that plagues our nation as a whole is through taking drastic measures to enhance the quality of education for all South Africans. Eli Katz of Ivy Academy has been working on establishing a programme to do just that...

Issued by Boston College 20 Mar 2017

Leading private education company seeks research specialist
Leading private education company seeks research specialist

A leading private education provider in South Africa is seeking to employ a marketing researcher at their head office in Pinetown...

Issued by Educor 24 Feb 2017

#BizTrends2017: The next wave of technology transforming the classroom
#BizTrends2017: The next wave of technology transforming the classroom

Imagine you are a high school learner struggling with the textbook in front of you. You point your smartphone and ta-da – a video pops up on screen...

By Nirvani Dhevcharran 8 Feb 2017

Open Learning Group shortens the distance in distance learning
Open Learning Group shortens the distance in distance learning

In a bid to address students' ongoing challenges with distance education, the Open Learning Group (OLG) has launched three ‘Learning Hubs' in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Durban to support their current distance education offering...

Issued by The Open Learning Group 30 Jan 2017

Scholarship applications are still open
Scholarship applications are still open

To promote accessible and affordable education in South Africa, Oxbridge Academy has launched 10 full scholarships in 2017 that will cover the full course fees for all three levels...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 27 Jan 2017

Lack of space at public universities needn't spell end of degree dreams
Lack of space at public universities needn't spell end of degree dreams

Every year in January, the media reports extensively on the desperate situation in which thousands of matriculants find themselves – that of having qualified for entry into a degree programme, yet not being able to enrol at a public university due to lack of space...

Issued by Vega School 19 Jan 2017

Redo, rewind or rewrite matric? INTEC has the answer!
Redo, rewind or rewrite matric? INTEC has the answer!

With 2017 well underway, many have sailed through Grade 12 with no fuss and are looking in anticipation at the road ahead...

Issued by INTEC College 18 Jan 2017

Three thriving sectors for entrepreneurs in 2017
Three thriving sectors for entrepreneurs in 2017

Despite a challenging 2016, there are certain sectors that are ripe with opportunity for astute entrepreneurs to capitalise on in 2017...

17 Jan 2017

#BizTrends2017: Is education's future online?
#BizTrends2017: Is education's future online?

Remember when The New York Times declared 2012 the Year of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)...?

By GetSmarter 9 Jan 2017

The do's and don'ts of implementing blended learning
The do's and don'ts of implementing blended learning

A key buzzword at the moment in the education space is "blended learning", but very few people would have heard this term before the higher education crisis...

By Dr Felicity Coughlan 4 Jan 2017

Taking CityVarsity to the world!
Taking CityVarsity to the world!

CityVarsity Online is a stellar milestone for CityVarsity and it is Educor's first brand that has taken learning online with creative and media courses now available to people around the globe...

By Adele Hoosen & Lucy-Ann Rouessart, Issued by CityVarsity 2 Jan 2017

Oxbridge Academy announces 10 scholarships in celebration of two decades
Oxbridge Academy announces 10 scholarships in celebration of two decades

In celebration of 20 years of existence, distance learning private college Oxbridge Academy has announced the launch of 10 full scholarships...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 14 Dec 2016

#BestofBiz 2016: Education
#BestofBiz 2016: Education

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Education & Training portal over the past year below...

12 Dec 2016

Educor goes online!
Educor goes online!

In an exciting new announcement by Educor Holdings, CityVarsity, the renowned school of media and creative arts, has taken learning online and is available to anyone around the globe with computer and internet access...

Issued by CityVarsity 2 Dec 2016

Learners travel around the world with Skype-a-Thon
Learners travel around the world with Skype-a-Thon

Educators around the world are invited to participate in Microsoft's annual two-day Skype-a-Thon, where thousands of students will attempt to travel around 4.8 million virtual kilometers...

29 Nov 2016

New virtual school launches in SA
New virtual school launches in SA

Newly launched virtual school, THINK Digital College is available as an alternative, complete schooling system, offering CAPS and Cambridge curriculum from Grade R to Grade 12...

25 Nov 2016

Practical work in a virtual world
Practical work in a virtual world

Is online learning a real solution to the #Feesmustfall crisis? Certainly, it is a step forward from the old "Open University": public TV with mail assignments...

Issued by Pert Industrials 9 Nov 2016

Could MOOCs be the answer to free education?
Could MOOCs be the answer to free education?

In a world where technology is changing every aspect of our lives, would it not be viable to experiment with the use of Massive Open Online Courses in achieving universal low cost tertiary education...?

By Mauritz Venter 18 Oct 2016

Free university - online
Free university - online

A social entrepreneur has worked up a blueprint for a solution for the higher education fees crisis: the University of Everywhere, complete with a mass graduation party at Pretoria's Loftus Versfeld stadium...

30 Sep 2016

Enhancing distance learning through technology
Enhancing distance learning through technology

Whether it be making the classroom a more interactive experience or working towards an effective and engaging distance learning model, the careful and correct choice of Audio Visual (AV) integration and collaboration tools are key...

8 Sep 2016

Unisa teaching qualifications don't count in Qatar
Unisa teaching qualifications don't count in Qatar

South African teachers with qualifications from distance-learning institutions such as Unisa and web universities are no longer allowed to work in Qatar...

2 Sep 2016

Oxbridge Academy partners with ADvTECH Group
Oxbridge Academy partners with ADvTECH Group

Oxbridge Academy has entered into a partnership with ADvTECH Group, one of South Africa's leading private education holdings groups, with established education brands and recruitment brands...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 24 Aug 2016

Advtech makes two specialist acquisitions
Advtech makes two specialist acquisitions

Private education conglomerate Advtech has announced it has acquired Capsicum Culinary School and a stake in distance-learning specialist Oxbridge Academy with effect from 1 July...

23 Aug 2016

Why education's silver lining could be in the cloud
Why education's silver lining could be in the cloud

As South African schools and universities struggle with the high costs of textbooks and other educational materials, technology continues to offer some compelling answers to these challenges...

By Ernst Wittmann 1 Aug 2016

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