16 C
Port Elizabeth
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Home Education

Education

All Educational stories

NFAS pays out R1.3 billion in student funding for 2017

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has paid R1.3 billion to 26 public universities for registration fees for qualifying students. This payment equates to...

FAQs on the NMMU university shutdown

When will the University open? The University will open once we are assured that staff and students can safely return to an environment that is...
Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande

Department seeks dialogue to resolve TVET grievances

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has called on formations that represent students at Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges to...

Zille apologises for refugee comment

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille has apologised for referring to Eastern Cape pupils who flocked to her province for better education as 'refugees', it...

University physics research benefits from R5.3m investment

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s physics’ research profile has been raised thanks to the acquisition of a key instrument for material analysis, valued at...

Address skills, labour reforms, corruption – says opposition

Opposition members have welcomed President Jacob Zuma's announcement in his State of the Nation Address that government would spend more on infrastructure development, but...
Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande

NSFAS expands access to higher education

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande announced that tremendous progress has been made in making higher education more accessible to the poor through the National...

DA: Eastern Cape Education Department trying to fool public

The Eastern Cape education department is trying to mislead the public about burnt textbooks, the DA said yesterday. " department has embarked on a campaign...

NMMU under significant financial pressure

The financial stability of South African universities – Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) included – is under severe threat following the national call for...

Human health scarce skills a concern

Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande has warned that the graduate output targets in the human health scarce skills field will not...

Weather

Port Elizabeth
clear sky
16 ° C
16 °
16 °
82%
1.5kmh
0%
Wed
18 °
Thu
17 °
Fri
19 °
Sat
19 °
Sun
18 °

Currency

ZAR - South African Rand
USD
13.8812
GBP
18.3639
EUR
16.3090
AUD
10.5199
CNY
2.0975
JPY
0.1239