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.

The cohort of young academics conducting creative economy research is expanding thanks to the South African Cultural Observatory’s (SACO) successful scholarship and bursary scheme which has supported a total of 16 young scholars since 2015.

South Africa’s just-ousted Minister of Finance committed another <a href="">R57 billion</a> to higher education and training over the next three years

False Bay TVET College signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Department of Social Development, to increase the number of student placement opportunities and bolster further and higher learning opportunities for unemployed youth.

When the late Black Consciousness leader Steve Biko published his seminal book, “I write what I like”, in 1978 it wasn’t about individual self-expression or even self-indulgence.

A PDBA for undergraduates and MPhil in International Business to meet industry growing demands.

Applications for fully-funded international scholarships for 2018 are now open for South Africans to study abroad.

We all have a need to love and be loved. Our lives feel happier and more fulfilled when we enjoy positive human relationships.

Over 10 private colleges have been exposed for non-compliance with the relevant legislation in the private higher learning sector.

Finance Minister is expected to clarify all aspects of financing free higher education during the Budget Speech next week.

"The High School Career Expo” (HSCE) has announced the dates for their national tour starting off in Krugersdorp this month.

Henley Business School Africa will be offering a record number of scholarships in 2018 that will cover its international MBA and executive education programmes.

Leaving home to study for the first time is an exciting event filled with anticipation. This transitional period in one’s life is filled with new experiences, as well as a lot more freedom and financial responsibility.

In July last year the University of Johannesburg (UJ) opened the doors to a cutting edge initiative that is on trend with global educational trends; the formation of the College of Business and Economics (CBE).

South Africans have loads of potential but they need to change their focus from making money to building a nation says Dean of Henley Business School, Jon Foster-Pedley.

The December holidays seem like a distant memory and early morning school runs, homework and sport has become the focus of thousands of families across South Africa.

Thousands of university students are getting ready to tackle the 2018 academic year as public universities open their doors for learning.

As the Matric Class of 2018 settle into their final year of school and get to grips with the challenges of the year ahead, an education expert has warned that they need to start thinking about their plans for next year sooner rather than later.

Continuous learning is essential and yet is lacking in South African organisations.

False Bay TVET College (FBC) is expanding its Distance Learning offering from January 2018, in anticipation of the greater demand for education and training in 2018.

False Bay TVET College (FBC) is expanding its Distance Learning offering from January 2018, in anticipation of the greater demand for education and training in 2018.

The University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) has just been re-accredited by two international accreditation agencies – the USA-based Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (ACCSB) and the UK-based Association of MBAs (AMBA).

University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has been selected as one of the 38 global business schools that will be part of the United Nations Global Compact and Principles for Responsible Management Education.

In 2017, Adopt-a-School Foundation, a partner entity of the Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation, reached their goal of an 80% matric pass under the Department of Basic Education’s Curriculum Assessment Policy Statements (CAPS)

A free, comprehensive online resource has been launched to help improve school leadership and management ‒ a critical factor in boosting learner performance.

About 191 000 students are eligible for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) grant.


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