Education

Education, best described as the process of imparting or receiving knowledge, is one of the highest priorities on the global agenda. Across the world, governments and organised groups are working to eradicate illiteracy in order to emancipate impoverished people groups. Education can take place in formal and informal settings, however, schools and learning institutions are the primary mediums through which people receive an education in modern society. Reading and writing are the foundations of formal education. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” - Nelson Mandela.

JOHANNESBURG: Some of South Africa’s finest analytical minds joined REGENT BUSINESS SCHOOL*, a member of Honoris United Universities**, in Johannesburg to share their thoughts on how Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, plans to weather the socio-economic storm in his Budget Speech to Parliament later this month. 

The world is changing in some fundamental ways that requires a rethinking of many, if not most organisations’ design. Most organisations are reformulating their strategic positioning which requires a consequent rethinking of their design. Crafting the operating model of an organisation is one of the actions making up the portfolio of key tasks that have to be performed by management in an organisation.

Companies are increasingly appointing Hospitality Management graduates to senior positions outside of their ‘traditional’ roles, because of the tremendous breadth of transferable skills gained during their studies and practical training - particularly their ability to interface effectively with the public and handle diverse crises.

As a company that cares deeply about the communities in which it operates, Engen is assisting a Gugulethu school for differently-abled learners.

 

Distance learning offers multiple benefits to those who are able to overcome the challenges that come with it.

Pretty much everyone who undertakes a journey to university is thinking about the amazing career prospects they will have once they complete their bachelor’s degree.

Are you interested in numbers? Does the world of finance intrigue you? Why not enrol in a financial or accounting qualification at Unisa.

The world of work is changing constantly, profoundly, and faster. This is clear from the outsourcing of work, waves of technological advances, increasing automation in business, and big data analysis driving the growth of industries.

DHET meeting with students at SAUS

Calls for a national shutdown of university campuses have been removed but the national union of student SRCs stlll has demands for the registation of students at universities across the country.

NSFAS  received a record number of 543 268 first-time funding applications by the end of its application period on 30 November 2019.

Hailing from Orange Farm in Gauteng, and an attendee of the Engen Maths and Science School (EMSS) hosted weekly at Zakariyya Park Combined School, Hillary achieved five distinctions, with over 90% in maths and science.

Action has been taken against the head teacher at Parktown Boys High School following the tragic death of Enock Mpianzi.

Minister responsible for Higher Education, Dr Blade Nzimande has announced the funding amounts and procedures for funded students at public colleges and universities in 2020.

Unisa has given students more time to finalise their registration and payments for the first semester.

What is a Student Loan? A student loan is borrowed money that is repaid over the time once a student has completed their studies and starts a job. In addition to repaying the amount loaned, most loans also require an additional fee called interest. A student loan is used to pay for college or university costs.

If you're looking for financial aid for your tertiary education, you may be considering applying with NSFAS. Here's a guide on how to apply online at NSFAS.

Registration closing dates are slowly approaching. Please ensure that you register before it is too late. Here are the closing dates below!

Boston City Campus CEO Ari Katz tells us that adding an international qualification to a CV adds tremendous value.

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Unisa's application window for the 2020 academic year has re-opened! So if you want to study at Unisa next year you need to act now to reerve your place at Unisa.

NSFAS

Minister, Blade Nzimande, says all NSFAS qualifying students do not have to pay upfront registration fees at universities or TVET colleges.

Brian Kantor,SACAP,

A new degree offering from SACAP provides a business management education with a solid understanding of applied psychology.

If you’ve been looking for funding for your studies, you may have come across the the term NSFAS. You may be wondering: what is NSFAS? Let’s take a look at what NSFAS is and what it can do for you.

Matric results for the November 2019 exams are available now.

Do you understand what the different Matric pass codes mean? We have the details.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has congratuled the Matric class of 2019 for their historic pass rate - the highest the country has ever achieved.

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