Financial Aid

Core issues besides finance and access hinder students’ success

The disparate backgrounds of students call for changes to courses and ways of teaching that don’t compromise academic competency

After strikes, UKZN extends financial aid deadlines

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's Westville campus has extended the closing date for the registration of students who are struggling financially.

Prepare for the bursary interview

How you conduct yourself in a bursary interview will determine if you get that much-needed financial help, writes <b>Riva Levin</b>.

Poor students owe government billions

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has to date recovered just over a quarter of the R12-billion it has loaned to poor student.

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Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

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Press Releases

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REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders