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Higher Education Task Team Progess on funding and "missing middle" support

Progress has been made by the Ministerial Task Team appointed by Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande to develop a support…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Nov 9

Blanket Extension for Students with Tertiary Institution Study Visas

The Department of Home Affairs has granted a blanket extension until 31 March 2017 on all visas issued for the purpose of studies at tertia…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Nov 7

Interim Report of Commission of Higher Education & Training received by Presidency

03 November 2016   President Jacob Zuma has received the Interim Report of the Commission into the Feasibility of Fee-Free Higher Education…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Nov 3

President appoints Task Team to assist DHET to normalise higher education

11 October 2016  President Jacob Zuma has established a Ministerial Task Team to assist the Minister of Higher Education and Training to no…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Oct 11

UNESCO report identifies teaching in home language beneficial to learning

The UNESCO Global Education Monitoring Report (GEM) Policy Paper 24 has been released - timed with International Mother Language Day yester…

Started by sylvia hammond

3 Oct 7
Reply by Zerelde Uys

UNESCO International Literacy Award for Kha ri Gude programme

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has been awarded a UNESCO International Literacy Award for its Kha Ri Gude mass literacy campaign.…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Sep 14

Request for comments on the Higher Education Amendment Bill

This amendment bill deals with a lot of the issues that skills-universe members have discussed over the years.  Recently, the Constitutiona…

Started by sylvia hammond

2 Sep 6
Reply by sylvia hammond

Consultations on higher education fee increases continuing

Report Issued by: The Presidency, Pretoria   The Presidency has noted media reports with regards to university fee increases for 2017. Con…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Aug 21

Minister postpones announcement on fee structure

Minister Nzimande has postponed his announcement about fee increases, which is quite understandable since he only received the report from…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Aug 12

President Zuma signs proclamation extension Commission of Inquiry on HE&T deadline

 President Jacob Zuma has amended the Terms of Reference of the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training by extending the p…

Started by sylvia hammond

0 Jul 29




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