According to figures released by the Department of Basic Education, 403,874 students passed their National Senior Certificate (NSC) this year. Amid the excitement of negotiating this hurdle, for many it brings the question: "Where to now?" into sharp focus. For higher education institution (HEI) brands, this is peak season, with brands playing an important role in informing decisions.
By Christopher Human 26 Jan 2015 10:45
Schools moving to install wireless networks need to approach their IT security in the same way as corporates do, says Networks Unlimited, distributor of Fortinet.
23 Jan 2015 14:19
Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande has commended the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) for heeding government's call for higher learning institutions to partner with Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges.
23 Jan 2015 09:25
Mpumalanga Education MEC Reginah Mhaule says schools in the province will be supported according to their specific needs to ensure that they improve their results.
23 Jan 2015 09:05
Oxbridge Academy has been able to boast with phenomenal exam pass rates for a number of years now. And in November 2014, the college saw some of its highest exam pass rates to date.
Issued by Oxbridge Academy 22 Jan 2015 15:18
In partnership with the Department of Education and SU, the Eastern Cape Education Development Trust - a programme managed by the National Business Initiative - has initiated a large-scale roll-out of 50 telematics centres in secondary schools across the province.
22 Jan 2015 14:00
The Eastern Cape Provincial Government has taken steps to ensure that learning and teaching take place on the first day of schooling this year.
22 Jan 2015 12:00
Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande, has reiterated the importance and urgency of developing the Strategic Disability Policy Framework in the post-school education and training (PSET) system.
22 Jan 2015 11:30
The nation brand is an extremely complex concept. I recently found a diagrammatic representation in a paper entitled the Nation Brand Molecule which illustrates exactly how complex this concept is.
By Miller Matola 22 Jan 2015 11:10
Edusport Travel has donated a computer centre to Surfers Not Street Children (SNSC), a Durban-based non-profit organisation, comprising six PCs equipped with the Numberwise program - a tool that has been used to help over 23,000 students master the basics of mathematics over the past 13 years.
22 Jan 2015 09:55
Four Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) nursing students are in the US for a four-week learning expedition in Minnesota.
22 Jan 2015 07:40
The Wits Student Representative Council has demanded that Wits University revoke its decision to charge first-year students awaiting financial aid half of the R9,340 registration fee.
22 Jan 2015 07:25
Admissions and the registration process at higher learning institutions are going well, the Department of Higher Education and Training said today.
19 Jan 2015 14:25