Man who completed degree after 17 years hopes to motivate others

Benson NtlemoA Limpopo man who is the talk of town after attaining his degree this week after 17 years...

Education ‘not the key’ for unemployed youth – graduates

Rolivhuwa SadikiWhen Lerato Moleleki completed her public relations diploma two years ago, she thought she was going to walk...

Everything Must Fall: Anatomy of South Africa’s Student Movement

The #FeesMustFall student movement burst onto South Africa's political landscape in 2015 as a protest over the cost of higher education.In October 2015, incensed by announcements of...

Pandor disbands Fort Hare University Council

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has dissolved the council at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape.This follows after a range of...

‘New tertiary education institution to benefit youth in Mitchells Plain and...

Mitchells Plain will soon be home to Cape Town’s latest tertiary institution following the sale of land by the City of Cape Town to...
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NYDA sets aside R40-million to assist poor students

Staff ReporterThe National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has set aside R40-million for the Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund, according to the agency’s chairperson Sifiso Mtsweni.The...
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Top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019

Gartner, Inc. has identified the top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019.Gartner highlighted the technologies that higher education CIOs should have on...

Plans to build a University in Ekurhuleni underway

By Charles MolelePlans to establish the state-of-the-art University of Ekurhuleni are underway, according to the City’s executive mayor Mzwandile Masina.In his state of the...

Higher education committee welcomes move to settle historic student debt

Parliament's portfolio committee on higher education and training on Monday welcomed the announcement by the country's minister of higher education and training, Naledi Pandor,...

Sifiso Skenjana: An SA education strategy for the fourth industrial revolution

The fourth industrial revolution is a reminder that "traditional" models of doing business will soon cease to exist, and business and policymakers must respond...

UPs transformation agenda to enhance quality education

As the University of Pretoria (UP) moves ahead in its transformation agenda, it will focus on providing access to its high-quality education to as...

Higher Education Minister allocates almost R1billion to write off NSFAS debt

Minister of Higher Education Naledi Pandor has allocated almost R1 billion to tertiary institutions to settle outstanding debt owed by National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS)...
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DigitLab Academy partners with Damelin Online to further digital education in...

Mike Saunders, DigitLab Academy founder, has a passion for education, particularly teaching people how to make the most of technology to improve their life...

Student’s 3D-printer plan to change education

Experts have spoken of the need for a new kind of learning, of future-proofing children and of the benefits of design thinking. You’ve probably heard about...

UJ’s Marwala jets for innovation through decolonisation in higher education

By Charles Molele Professor Tshilidzi Marwala is a man on a mission. He wants to make the University of Johannesburg number one on the African...

TUT shuts down Shoshanguve campus

By staff reporterThe Tshwane University of Technology suspended all academic studies on Monday following protests at the university’s Shoshanguve campus.Students are protesting over a...

Student strike called off after Unisa reaches agreement with SRC

Staff ReporterThe University of South Africa (Unisa) and its student representative council (SRC) reached an agreement on Saturday that will see the student strike called...

The University of Venda’s gets a new vice-chancellor and principal

Staff ReporterThe University of Venda has appointed Dr Ndanduleni Bernard Nthambeleni as the new vice-chancellor and principal.Nthambeleni is an accomplished executive with more than...

Chaos at Unisa registration as students demand answers

Goitsemang  TlhabyeUniversity of South Africa (Unisa) management have urged patience and understanding, saying work towards resolving course accreditation woes and learner material issues were...

Kenya: Worrying trend of university students committing suicide

Ouma WanzalaAt least 12 university students have committed suicide since January in a worrying trend for education stakeholders, who are now seeking ways to...
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