Department of Higher Education and Training

SA universities must lead Industry 4.0 curriculum

Minister Naledi Pandor wants to see more higher learning institutions offer education courses that speak to the fourth industrial revolution.


Embrace Industry 4.0, says deputy minister

Higher learning institutes must find new ways to equip students with skills required by the fourth industrial revolution, says deputy minister Buti Manamela.


CACH helps matrics with university placements

Students will be able to access the online service between 5 January and 28 February 2018.


Digital learning can aid free tertiary education

High demand for tertiary education in SA calls for deployment of massive open online courses, says an analyst.


CACH system helps students with university placements

This system aims to match pupils' exam results and study preferences with institutions that need to be filled.

Jan 4, 2016

Fifteen new tech colleges to be built

The Department of Higher Education and Training plans to build 15 technical colleges in four of the country's provinces.


Tender Watch: Network focus

The National Tender Bulletin reveals government has been assessing its network tenders.

Aug 13, 2015

SITA sets new certificates backlog deadline

The agency plans to clear the backlog of national vocational certificates by January 2016.

Jun 11, 2015

Certification backlog to take a year to fix

SITA says it will take at least a year to clear the backlog of certificates owed to TVET graduates, Parliament has heard.

Jun 8, 2015

SITA blamed for student certification backlog

The Department of Higher Education blames SITA for a backlog of 100?000 certificates for students.


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A roundup of new tenders, service provider warnings, supplier database invitations, cancellations and results.

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