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UCT GSB is first African business school to win prestigious global award
UCT GSB is first African business school to win prestigious global award

An exceptional learning and development programme run by the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) and Standard Bank has won a Gold award in the Professional Development category in the EFMD Excellence in Practice (EiP) Awards...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 3 days ago

Labour Law Programmes offered by UKZN Extended Learning!
Labour Law Programmes offered by UKZN Extended Learning!

These programmes provide students with exposure to more in depth labour topics and a wide spectrum of substantive and procedural Labour Law...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 16 May 2019

What you should expect from open days at tertiary institutions
What you should expect from open days at tertiary institutions

Every year, tertiary institutions host open days as an opportunity for prospective students and parents to visit their campuses and get more information about the educational offer...

By Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 16 May 2019

DBE scoops prestigious award
DBE scoops prestigious award

South Africa has scooped the Africa Federation of Teaching Regulatory Authorities (AFTRA) Award of Fellowship for its work to improve access, quality and efficiency of education systems on the African continent...

16 May 2019

Study in Japan - 2020 MEXT Scholarship open for applications
Study in Japan - 2020 MEXT Scholarship open for applications

The Embassy of Japan in South Africa has opened up applications for the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) Scholarship Programme 2020...

14 May 2019

Girls4Tech programme aims to reach one million girls by 2025
Girls4Tech programme aims to reach one million girls by 2025

First launched in South Africa in 2017, Mastercard's inquiry-based STEM programme Girls4Tech has so far reached more than 400,000 girls (ages 8-12) in 25 countries...

14 May 2019

Register now for the Senior Leadership Development Programme!
Register now for the Senior Leadership Development Programme!

The Senior Leadership Development Programme (SLDP) will provide you with the opportunity to reflect on your leadership style and capacity and to immerse yourself in the latest thinking about best practice in leadership...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 9 May 2019

Minister's Opening Ceremony comments reiterate value of CoS for all
Minister's Opening Ceremony comments reiterate value of CoS for all

Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Naledi Pandor opened the Centres of Specialisation (CoS) in the Western Cape at the False Bay TVET College Khayelitsha Campus...

Issued by False Bay College 9 May 2019

BizBrand Jam experience gives scholars new insight into 4IR careers
BizBrand Jam experience gives scholars new insight into 4IR careers

Grade 11 and 12 learners seeking inspiration for tertiary studies that will equip them for careers of the future should attend Vega School's BizBrand Jam...

Issued by Vega School 9 May 2019

First UWC student to win ESSA medal
First UWC student to win ESSA medal

UWC's Tina Fransman has won the 2018 Economic Society of South Africa (ESSA) Founder's Medal for Best Economics Master's Thesis in South Africa...

7 May 2019

Absa partners with GIBS on the 2019 Spirit of Youth leadership development programme
Absa partners with GIBS on the 2019 Spirit of Youth leadership development programme

The Spirit of Youth programme is a forum that aims to create and facilitate a high-impact and innovative peer-to-peer learning platform for learners to define and voice their vision of South Africa...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 7 May 2019

Learners, celebrate being #LekkeDifferent
Learners, celebrate being #LekkeDifferent

To celebrate South Africa's rich diversity, the Federation of Governing Bodies of South African Schools (FEDSAS) has launched a social media campaign that emphasizes the wonder of being unique...

6 May 2019

Recipes for successful language learning
Recipes for successful language learning

Learning any new language takes a lot of dedication, practice and time, but all of that pays off when you are able to express yourself in a new and exciting way...

Issued by Wits Language School 6 May 2019

SACAP: University application dates for 2019
SACAP: University application dates for 2019

Still unsure what to do with the coming year? SACAP's (The South African College of Applied Psychology) term 2 intake means it's not too late to advance your studies...

Issued by SACAP 3 May 2019

International partnership launches trade Master's degree
International partnership launches trade Master's degree

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation, in collaboration with the IE School of Global and Public Affairs and International Trade Centre have launched the Executive Master in Internationalisation and Trade programme...

2 May 2019

Scholarships available for the Postgraduate Diploma in Small Enterprise Consulting
Scholarships available for the Postgraduate Diploma in Small Enterprise Consulting

As a first postgraduate programme of its kind in South Africa, the Postgraduate Diploma in Small Enterprise Consulting (PGDip SEC) is designed to support consultants, coaches and mentors working with entrepreneurs...

Issued by TSIBA 30 Apr 2019

College rises and shines at Cape Town Carnival
College rises and shines at Cape Town Carnival

After months of handwork and precision coordination, 45 students and support staff of False Bay TVET College danced their way down the Green Point Fan-walk at the 10th Cape Town Carnival...

Issued by False Bay College 30 Apr 2019

GIBS Executive MBA programme debuts in top 50 in QS Global Executive MBA Ranking
GIBS Executive MBA programme debuts in top 50 in QS Global Executive MBA Ranking

University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), offers one of the world's best Executive MBAs, according to Quacquarelli Symonds, which has released its World University Rankings: Global Executive MBA (EMBA) 2019...

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 29 Apr 2019

Comments invited on Draft Central Application Service Bill
Comments invited on Draft Central Application Service Bill

Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Naledi Pandor has invited the public to submit comments on the draft bill to support students' access to post-school opportunities and make informed choices...

24 Apr 2019

'Build': An artistic collaboration by UCT Graduate School of Business with Faatimah Mohammed-Luke
'Build': An artistic collaboration by UCT Graduate School of Business with Faatimah Mohammed-Luke

The UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB) has partnered with Cape Town based designer and tessellation artist Faatimah Mohamed-Luke to create an interactive building block creative campaign, entitled 'Build'...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Apr 2019

UCT's Executive MBA programme recognised for its distinctive approach
UCT's Executive MBA programme recognised for its distinctive approach

The UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) is ranked 46th in the world, and the best in Africa, for its Executive MBA programme according to the QS Global EMBA Rankings for 2019...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 23 Apr 2019

Celebrating 16 years of UP Campus Tours
Celebrating 16 years of UP Campus Tours

The University of Pretoria Campus Tours (UPCT) initiative has grown to become one of Deon Herbst's annual beloved projects...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 23 Apr 2019

University Open Days: Look beyond banners and balloons to make the best choice
University Open Days: Look beyond banners and balloons to make the best choice

An education expert says it is essential that learners intending to study next year attend as many Open Days as possible to ensure they make an informed study choice, but more than that, they need to go with a strategy in hand...

Issued by Rosebank College 23 Apr 2019

5 things you need to know before building an educational game
5 things you need to know before building an educational game

When it comes to addressing the serious challenges faced by the South African education system, there are any number of players trying to come up with viable solutions. One option which seems attractive, is building educational games...

By Jade Mathieson 23 Apr 2019

Thuthuka bursary applications for aspiring accountants are now open
Thuthuka bursary applications for aspiring accountants are now open

The Thuthuka Bursary Fund could be your chance of making your dream of becoming a CA(SA) a reality. Applications for the 2020 university intake are now open...

18 Apr 2019

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Botho University creates distance learning programmes in Nigeria

Botswana's Botho University has launched distance learning programmes in Nigeria, following on the success of its four campuses in three SADC region countries...

18 Apr 2019

Apply now for Shoprite 2019 bursary
Apply now for Shoprite 2019 bursary

Shoprite is still accepting bursary applications for the 2019 academic year...

17 Apr 2019

How sports could be the ticket to US university admission
How sports could be the ticket to US university admission

Competition for spots at globally top-ranked institutions is steep and fees are high, but South African sports stars can leverage their athletic abilities to land a place and funding for the likes of Stanford, Michigan and Duke universities...

17 Apr 2019

Business advice that should be life advice too
Business advice that should be life advice too

CMS Africa is a conference with the intent to bring together likeminded people to talk about ideas, technology, business and open source softwares...

By Mia Mainprize, Issued by AFDA 16 Apr 2019

SAQA welcomes NQF Amendment Bill
SAQA welcomes NQF Amendment Bill

The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) has commended the role players who have worked to get the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Amendment Bill through Parliamentary processes...

16 Apr 2019

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