Please see on following link the Department of Higher Education and Training budget document. The budget sets out the current expenditure and future projections on the objectives of the national human resource development strategy, with explanation of the various Post-school education and training (PSET) areas. The performance indicators include the […]

2019 Budget Vote 15 Higher Education and Training

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???

According to news reports in a Durban newspaper the Sunday Tribune, and also carried on the IOL Politics site, the DHET Minister Nzimande has opposed an application in the Labour Court for release of a report on financial matters at the University of Kwa-Zulu. The court application was lodged by […]

DHET Minister opposes application in Labour Court

The Minister of Higher Education and Training recently presented the 2017/18 department budget to parliament. He is responsible for ALL post-school education and training. This includes both public and private providers at ‘college’ and ‘university’ level. This responsibility includes 26 public universities and over 100 [relatively small] private providers offering […]

DHET PSET 2017/18 budget comment

Dear Skills Universe Members, Please be advised that we are now in the process to forward our concerns raised with the Close Corporations being turned away or rejected by the DHET to the Minister of Education.  We have been busy with this issue for the past couple of months now.  […]

URGENT: All Close Corporation Accredited Training Providers

Bodies under fire for failing to address skills deficit 07 April 2017 – 05:14 AM Bekezela Phakathi Withdrawal: Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says the Wholesale and Retail Seta was placed under administration after it withdrew from the Rural and Township Economies Revitalisation Programme.Picture: SIYABULELA DUDA Three Sector […]

Trio of Setas remain under administration