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  ARE YOU STRUGGLING WITH YOUR ACADEMIC RESEARCH? Whichever institution of higher learning you are registered with, if you are embarking on the research component of your studies, register with the G-CAR (Global Centre for Academic Research) for coaching and mentoring. Visit our virtual learning portal at www.vleresearch.netand see what research […]


Herewith please find an invitation on behalf of the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) for participation in SAQA’s 2017 NQF Impact Study. SAQAs 2017 NQF Impact Study The National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Act of 2008 (Section 13[k(i) – (ii)] mandates the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to: “Conduct or commission […]

Management at the University of Cape Town have announced that they have today concluded an agreement with their trade unions so the proposed strike will not go ahead. Workers and some students had threatened to close down the university campus last week in support of their demands. Statement from UCT […]

No Strike at UCT

Dear Skills Universe Members, Training Providers We are gearing up for a very interesting session with the DHET Directorate and have been listing various concerns and misunderstandings over the past couple of months which have been experienced by various providers nationwide.  Nigel and I would like to address important concerns, […]

DHET application for Registration – What is your CONCERN???