New technical campuses to ease pressure
New technical campuses to ease pressure

Three technical and vocational education and training (TVET) campuses will open in 2017 to absorb some of the hundreds of thousands matrics who failed to get university exemption.

By Bekezela Phakathi 3 days ago

Public Works bursaries a game changer for top achievers
Public Works bursaries a game changer for top achievers

Adopting the habit of working hard from an early age is what secured a bright future for an aspirant mechanical engineer, Olwethu Bitterhout, from the Eastern Cape.

By More Matshediso 3 days ago

NSFAS expands access to higher education
NSFAS expands access to higher education

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says tremendous progress has been made in making higher education more accessible to the poor through the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) over the years.

12 Jan 2017

Last call for Chatsworth Centre bursary applications
Last call for Chatsworth Centre bursary applications

In 2017, Chatsworth Centre is offering a total of R100,000 towards tertiary education fees of matriculants that display potential to succeed. This investment into the community is part of the centre's vision to “change lives” on a long term sustainable basis.

11 Jan 2017

Students frustrated by held-over exams
Students frustrated by held-over exams

As universities across the country prepare for the influx of new first-year students, some institutions still need to finalise deferred and supplementary exams.

10 Jan 2017